Tips to Help Prevent Fire and Smoke Damage
If you have a fireplace, never close your damper with hot ashes in the fireplace. A closed damper will help the fire heat up again and can force smoke and carbon monoxide into the house.
Tips to Help Prevent Water Damage
Check your water heater regularly. Leaks often occur before a big blow out. Wet spots may indicate that a seal is leaking or the tank itself is deteriorating.