How many of us actually like to cook? Even if it’s not the most enjoyable for all of us, It’s something we all do on a daily basis. While you are cooking for your family tonight, remember that Kitchen Fires are one of the most common causes of Residential Fires. It’s not just your home that needs protection. A serious fire could cause harm to your life or a loved one. If you’re one of the 52% of people who do love to cook, make sure your cooking with peace of mind that your property is fully insured with the right Home or Renters Insurance. If you’re a home owner who rents your property, you may not have the coverage you think you do. Ask you agent today about our Dwelling Fire Coverage. We make certain our family gets the right nutrition in each meal to ensure a healthy lifestyle right? We know its’ important to protect our body’s, Remember it is important to protect your home so you always have that kitchen to cook in. Be sure you ask your agent questions to make sure you have the best coverage to fit your needs.
Here are some safety tips to prevent kitchen related fires:
· Keep the stove top, burners, and oven clean.
· Have a “kid-free zone” of at least 3 feet around the stove and areas where hot food or drink is prepared or carried.
· Follow manufacturer’s instructions and code requirements when installing,cleaning, and operating cooking equipment.
· Plug microwave ovens or other cooking appliances directly into an outlet. Never use an extension cord for cooking appliances as it can overload the circuit and cause a fire.
This information brought to you by your friends at The Weimer Group. For more information on this topic or to make sure you have the proper insurance coverage in place for your home, apartment, or rental property, be sure to contact us at Theweimergroup.com.