Safety Tips

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Essential Thanksgiving Safety Tips for a Safe Holiday

Learn key Thanksgiving safety practices to prevent fires and ensure the safety of your loved ones. From understanding potential hazards to proactive planning, discover how to make your Thanksgiving both enjoyable and safe with Jenkins Restorations.
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Holiday Ready: Your Ultimate Pre-Holiday Safety Tips

Our pre holiday safety tips, from lighting your home with lights securely to cooking you Thanksgiving dinner safely. Explore the nuances of preparing your home for the winter season, navigating kitchen safety, and more.
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What’s That Burning Smell When You Turn On The Heater?

When the heater is turned on for the first time in months, it is quite common to smell musty, dusty, or burning odors. While these burning odors are not necessarily a fire hazard, they are unpleasant and can be irritating to people with asthma or allergies.
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Steps to Take After Water Damage

You should know what to do if your house floods. Here are a few steps to take immediately after flooding causes water damage in your home.
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A Frozen Pipe Has Burst, What Are The Next Steps?

The most common plumbing problems during the winter season are frozen pipes. Read are some of the things that you can do when a frozen pipe bursts at your home.
Space Heater

What Causes Space Heaters to Catch Fire?

Space heaters are a serious potential fire risk. But if you are careful with them, they can help you keep warm in the worst of winter!
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Fire Safety Tips for the Holiday Season

While you get ready to light those candles and put on your holiday music, be sure to follow some fire safety practices to keep you and your loved ones safe this holiday season.
Fireplace Safety

Fireplace Safety Tips: How to Use a Fireplace Safely

It's estimated that 31% of house fires are directly caused by fireplaces, chimneys, or other poorly maintained flame fixtures. Stay safe this season!
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How to Clean Smoke Damage

Smoke damage can sometimes be worse than fire damage, and it can be terrible for your health. This guide will teach you step-by-step how to clean up your home after smoke and soot damage.
What to do after a house fire

7 Things to Do After a House Fire

If you aren't sure what to do after a house fire, download this 7 step checklist walking you through exactly what to do after the fire.