Holiday Safety Tips for Luxury Home Owners
May 11, 2016 05:49 AM
Fire safety is crucial during holidays. Trees and lighting can both be life-threatening if not done properly. When choosing a real tree, make sure that you purchase the fresh one. The tree should be fragrant, deep green in color and has a trunk with sap. Aside from being brittle and dry, old trees can be very flammable.
To maintain the freshness of your tree throughout December, make sure that you will soaked it up in water at all times. When the needles are beginning to fall off the ground, you should not give the tree more water.
If you are using a metallic tree, you must not use electrical lights. Never forget to turn off the lights before you go to bed or leave the house. Additionally, you should regularly check the light strands for cut or fretted wires. Don’t use indoor lights outside luxury homes and vice-versa.
Outlets must not be overloaded. Three sets of lights connected to an extension cord are enough.
To prevent thieves from breaking in your home, you have to keep your routine unpredictable. Timer for your lights is very helpful to give the appearance that somebody is always home. Better not to publicize your vacation trips on social media sites such as Facebook. When it comes to home safety, it is always considerable to install an alarm system or to get home-sitter that can check your home periodically when you’re on a vacation.
Use these useful tips to make your holiday season safe and sound!
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