How Do I Find The Closest Fire Hydrant?

When firefighters are called out to action, to battle a raging fire, they will often rely on the nearest fire hydrant in order to have a good supply of water. There are usually fire hydrants to be found all around cities and towns, and there are more than you might think, it’s just that sometimes … Read more

How Do You Open A Fire Hydrant?

There are two issues to tackle when it comes to opening a fire hydrant. Number #1 – unless you have the right permit, it’s probably illegal – so, there’s that. There are reasons it’s illegal, and we’ll come to those on the way to explaining the whole permit thing. Number #2 – there’s a right … Read more

How To Clean Up Fire Extinguisher Residue

How To Clean Up Fire Extinguisher Residue

Having to tackle a dangerous fire can be a stressful and even traumatic experience, especially if the fire is in your home or workspace. In situations such as this, you may find yourself the only person capable of putting the fire out, or the only person with the means to quickly call the fire department … Read more

Best Wood To Wood Burn: 5 Efficient Options

Best Wood To Wood Burn

There’s something magical about a roaring fire during the cold winter months – especially when the weather is particularly ferocious. Not only can a well-made fire keep you warm, but it can also bring a certain ambience to your household, with the light and flickering flames creating a delightful and cozy atmosphere.  In our current … Read more

10 Best Fire Blankets for the Home 2024

A fire blanket is something every home should have, yet so many don’t. While we all tend to check our smoke alarms are working – at least every now and then when we remember – many of us have not got around to buying a fire-safe blanket. Why would we need one? Well, any consumer … Read more