fire safety

Thanksgiving Safety Tips
We are now officially only a week away from Thanksgiving, so now is the perfect time for some safety reminders courtesy of the Toms River Bureau of Fire Prevention.
Why newer homes may be more dangerous in a fire
With an increased focus on fire safety during the month of October, new information shows the time that you have to escape from a house or apartment blaze has been greatly reduced because of how many dwellings are being constructed these days.
New Regs For Gas Fireplaces
Gas fireplaces increase a home's ambiance, offers additional warmth and raises the value of a house by five to ten thousand dollars ... according to some estimates given by the head of the Hearth, Patio and Barbecue Association (HPBA).
However, industry advocates and manufactures have set new safety …