As we start the new year, it is a great time to check the following devices to insure they are in top working order.
Make sure the pin is intact and tamper seal is unbroken. Confirm the pressure gauge or indicator is in the operable range or position, make sure the extinguisher is full.
Test your alarms and replace batteries
Dryer - Lint
Clean the duct out to the exterior wall to eliminate potential risk of fire. Ongoing, empty out your lint filter after each use
Tamper Resistant Receptacles
Small Children - Install Tamper Resistant Receptacles
Ground Fault Interrupters
Install interrupters in kitchen, bathroom, laundry rooms and garage
Replace Appliances with worn, frayed, or damaged cords
Start the new year off right by putting these safety checks in place.