Home Safety

How to Use a Fire Extinguisher

When it comes to how to use a fire extinguisher, there are many things to cover on this subject. The first thing to cover is where the extinguisher will be placed within the home. A person who has the best skills at using a fire extinguisher will be of no value if he/she cannot get [...]

How To Choose The Best Fire Extinguisher For the Home

Learning about the best way to protect your home, family and business from fire is the first step to ensuring your household is safe. From choosing the best fire extinguisher for the home to knowing your state’s laws, here are some vital lessons about fire extinguishers. So what is the best fire extinguisher for the [...]

The Different Types of Fire Extinguishers

Fire extinguishers have become the most common used form of fire retardants or in every place prone to fire. It is a common knowledge that fire can arise from different sources which require different labeling of the extinguishers to capture their capabilities. Pictorial symbols are therefore used to designate the different types of fire extinguishers [...]

Fire Extinguisher Classes in the United States

Note: We're talking about the classes of fire extinguishers here, as in fire extinguisher classification, not fire extinguisher training. For training, contact your local fire department. The use of a fire extinguisher by a trained person can be a life and property saving tool. However, many people do not know much about various fire extinguishers, [...]