3 Tips to Prepare for a Colorado Wildfire
The title of this blog is “3 Tips to Prepare for a Colorado Wildfire” and helps prepare you with items to consider pertaining to your home, property and a Colorado wildfire. We recently had a fire in the Peak 2 area, and it took several days and the efforts of many to safely extinguish the fire and remove the danger.
Neighborhoods were evacuated and it was a true emergency until the winds shifted, allowing the firefighters to make ground on containing the fire. Click here to read more on a previous post about the fire and the local and statewide resources involved. Please contact us to learn more about this event, or to learn more about how you can protect your home from a future Colorado wildfire.
The Short List
If you were unable to play the video, I’ll go ahead and give you the list in text form here. Sometimes embedded videos from Youtube can be funny on mobile devices and tablets. So, here it is:
- Make a Defensible Space – Clear the area around your home and help firefighters protect your property
- Sign up for Emergency Notifications – Receive real-time alerts and texts with up-to-the-minute information
- Create an Evacuation Checklist – Store essentials in a fire-proof safe, and have your escape plan in order