In a prior post we addressed some essential fire safety tips to take inside your home but what about taking safety measures when using your outdoor fire pit?
The incidence of fire pit accidents has risen in recent years as more homeowners have added fire pits in their backyards.
To reduce the possibility of a fire pit accident, take these safety measures before you light yours:
Of course, you should know what your insurance covers in case the unexpected happens. The type and placement of your fire pit can affect whether your policy covers it and which part of your insurance covers an accident (homeowners vs personal property vs other structures coverage).
Last, be aware that your insurance company may require you to disclose your fire pit depending on where you live.
Don't wait for disaster to strike. Call me for a comprehensive review of your insurance to understand your current coverage and for a quote on any additional needs: 706-726-1446.