Holiday Safety

Home Improvement

Holiday Safety

l Keep your tree away from fireplace and other heat sources.

l Place the tree away from heavy traffic areas.

l Buy only fire-resistant artificial trees.

l Anchor the tree firmly to the stand.

l NEVER use lighted candles on the tree.

l Use flame-resistant and non-combustible materials.

l Use lights that are tagged and certified tested for safety.

l Get rid of old damaged sets.

l Use no more than three standard-sized sets of lights per extension cord.

l Never use electric lights on a metallic tree.

l Outdoors, use only lights certified for this use.