Once the holidays roll around, it’s easy to get caught up in the fun of creating a wish list of gifts that you dream of receiving. But for a truly enjoyable holiday season, making sure your Holiday Safety Wish List is checked off is a much more important task! Keep your home, possessions and loved ones safe and secure with a few simple holiday tips and get ready to enjoy a fun-filled Christmas this year!
Keep candles away from flammable objects and on sturdy surfaces. Ensure small children cannot reach candles you have lit in the house, and never leave candles burning unattended. They’re a beautiful addition to holiday décor, but only when used responsibly.
When setting up the tree, make sure to choose either a fire-retardant artificial tree or a freshly cut real tree. Keep small decorations on higher branches if you have small children in the house to minimize choking hazards. And always choose a wide, steady base! Both children and pets can potentially knock over an unsteady tree. [Read more…]