4 Fire Safety Tips For Your Water Heater

When it comes to fire safety, many people bypass their water heaters. However, when not maintained and operated the correct way — a water heater can pose a serious fire risk. Learn how you can protect your home and family from a water heater related fire. 1. Schedule Inspections Fire Safety 101 involves scheduling an inspection of your water heater. Water heater inspections have less to do with repairing the unit than they do with preventing an appliance.