It's time to deck the halls, but follow NFPA's simple safety tips to help keep yourself, family & friends safer from fire

Blog Post created by laurenbackstrom Employee on Dec 13, 2016


Carefully decorating your home can help make your holidays safer. Between 2009-2014, U.S. fire departments responded to an average of 210 home fires that started with Christmas trees per year. U.S. fire departments also responded to an estimated average of 860 home structure fires per year that began with decorations, excluding Christmas trees.


In the throes of holiday shopping and decorating? Watch this video for some tips on beautifully decorating your home for the holidays and keeping it fire safe. 


For more information on holiday safety, visit the NFPA Project Holiday website