This is the 1st anniversary (1991) of the horrendous fire storm in Spokane county, WA.
Fire Prevention-How to prepare your home for wildfires
Don’t let your guard down, keep a sharp eye out for fires and do your part to help prevent them from happening in the first place.
Topics in this easy to read and comprehend reminder/recommendation guide include:
Home ignition zones
Landscaping and maintenance
Fire resistive construction
Roofing and vents
Decks and porches
Siding and windows
Emergency responder access
Home address legible and easy to see
Wide driveways, at least 12 feet wide and at least 15 feet tall
Develop, discuss emergency action plans
Have two ways out of your home
Evacuate if you feel it is unsafe to remain
Conduct an annual insurance review
Create or update your home inventory list
Talk to your local fire protection agencies such as the local fire department, State wildfire agency to learn about the specific wildfire risk where you live.
Here is the full age for this important topic: