In short yes, your Christmas tree is a fire hazard!
Christmas! The sound of jingling bells, the smell of pine and cinnamon in the air and hopefully the sight of snow on Christmas morning…
If you’re like me, you will have already ‘decked the halls’ with tinsel and baubles galore in every room of the house! If not, you might be thinking of putting them up soon as Christmas is around the corner.
Either way, have you ever thought that decorations can be dangerous? Aside from inspiring festive cheer and Christmas spirit, decorations are extra hazards in the home so extra precautions must be taken in order to keep this the season of celebration.
1 Smoke and Carbon Monoxide (CO) Alarms
2 Christmas Trees
3 Fairy Lights
Be safe this Christmas, test your alarms and ensure they are working.
If you need more information, visit our Technical Support section for FAQs and handy How-to videos www.aico.co.uk/technical-support/.
Wishing you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from everyone at Aico!
Dave is a member of our technical team; he has a very impressive 25 years of experience of working within the industry. Dave in his spare time enjoys all things fishing!