The Naugatuck PD urges homeowners to have their furnaces and fireplaces checked and serviced at least once a year before turning them on. While your furnace does an amazing job at keeping your home warm and comfortable, they can also develop problems that may lead to safety issues. Below are some furnace safety tips to keep in mind.
- Schedule an annual tune up.
- Check and test the carbon monoxide detectors.
- Test the smoke alarms and replace the batteries if needed.
- Keep the area around the furnace clean.
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