Tip sheet offers simple action steps for entertaining and decorating to help reduce risk of fires this holiday season

Blog Post created by lisamariesinatra Employee on Dec 2, 2016

NFPA Winter Tip Sheet

With Thanksgiving kicking off the holiday season, we now find ourselves in the throes of decorating, cooking and entertaining for the next couple of months. While the season is a wonderful time of year for families and friends to get together, it also means we need to be mindful of the things that can increase the risk of fire in our homes.

The fact is, there are more home fires in winter than in any other season. But this doesn’t mean you have to be afraid of celebrating this special time of year. Take a look at NFPA’s winter holiday safety tips sheet and you'll know what I mean. It provides simple action steps you can take while preparing for all of the festivities in your calendar. Get information about holiday decorating, entertaining, candles and more from this one-page sheet. Download, print it out and tape it to your fridge so it’s within reach whenever you need it.

So what are you waiting for? Download the tips sheet today and get decorating! And don't forget to share this valuable information with all the people you love this holiday season!