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Home Inspector Tip: American Red Cross Offers Free Smoke Alarms

The American Red Cross has joined forces with the State Fire Marshal, local fire departments, and community partners on a campaign to reduce deaths and injuries from home fires in Maine by 25 percent. The program, called the Home Fire … Continue reading

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Home Inspector Tip: How to Prevent Dryer Fires

According to statistics from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), dryers and washing machines were involved in one out of every 22 home structure fires reported to U.S. fire departments in 2006-2010. In 2010 alone, an estimated 16,800 reported U.S. … Continue reading

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