For most people, there is no other possession more valuable than their home. After all, it’s likely to be the biggest investment they will ever make in life–one they will spend the next few decades paying off.
Imagine the horror, then, if everything you’ve so hard for and investment so much in just goes up in smoke. Unfortunately, this nightmare is a reality from thousands of Americans. According to data from the U.S. Fire Administration, around 374,000 home fires occur each year, which amounts to about $7.32 billion dollars’ worth of lost property.
You don’t have to be part of this statistic. Focus Insurance Group, which offers home insurance in the Atlanta and nearby areas, offers these simple tips to help prevent house fires.