The purpose of this article is twofold. First, at Lake City Inspections, we’d like you to take measures to prevent a fire in your garage. Fortunately, there are ways this can be done, some of which are described below. Secondly, garage fires do happen, and we’d like you to make sure that a fire cannot easily spread to the rest of your house. While you can perform many of the recommendations in this article yourself, we have Certified Professional Inspectors with professional firefighting experience who would be more than happy to assist you in identifying fire hazards in your home.
In summary, there are plenty of things that you can do to prevent garage fires from spreading to the rest of the house, or to keep them from starting in the first place. If you have any questions regarding possible fire hazards in your home, feel free to contact Lake City Inspections today and speak with a Certified Professional Inspector. To find more resources on the topic of fire safety in your home, including designing an escape plan for your family, go to the National Fire Protection Agency website.