October 28, 2020

Wildfire Defensible Space 101: Protect Your Home

There might not be much you can do to prevent wildfires, but you can take proactive steps to protect your home from damage during wildfire season. Creating defensible space around your property provides a buffer between your home and surrounding vegetation. This can significantly reduce the chance that your home ignites due to drifting embers and help slow the spread of approaching fires. Here’s everything you need to know about how to create wildfire defensible space.
October 28, 2020

Fire-Resistant Building Materials & Home Hardening Techniques

Over 30 million homes are at low to extreme vulnerability to wildfires in California. If you live in an area affected by wildfires, using fire-resistant building materials and implementing effective home hardening techniques are two great ways to protect your home and belongings. Here’s everything you need to know.
October 26, 2020

Fire Evacuation Checklist: How to Prepare for Evacuation

California’s devastating wildfires often create very hazardous conditions for local residents. Even if the fires themselves are not expected to hit your area, the resulting smoke and air pollutants are often enough to force evacuations. Unfortunately, many California residents are not properly prepared to face an evacuation order, making an already stressful situation even more difficult. By preparing an evacuation plan ahead of time, California residents can gain peace of mind, protect their home from potential wildfire damages, and ensure they don’t leave anything important behind. Here’s a fire evacuation checklist and resources to help you prepare for evacuation.
September 30, 2020

California Wildfires History & Statistics

Nearly every year, California experiences major wildfires that can be devastating to the environment and communities throughout the state. These fires tend to frequently and tragically displace California locals from their homes due to property destruction, poor air quality, extreme heat, and other consequences. But what causes these California wildfires, and how can residents protect themselves and their property from these natural disasters? Read on to learn more about California wildfires history, key California wildfire statistics, and how you can protect your home from these dangerous fires.
August 24, 2020

California Wildfire Insurance: Everything You Need to Know

Over the past five years, California has experienced an average of over 3,600 fires and over 293,000 acres burned annually. It’s hard to imagine your home and family being affected by such a tragedy, but the unthinkable can happen. That’s why it’s more important than ever to prepare for the unexpected. To safeguard your assets, read on for everything you need to know about California wildfire insurance.
August 4, 2020

How Does a Fire Sprinkler System Work?

When it comes to protecting your family and home, you can never be too prepared. As wildfire season ramps up in summer 2020, we’ve received dozens of inquiries from the community asking us about the efficiency of fire sprinkler systems in combating wildfire. One of the most commonly asked questions we hear is, “How does a fire sprinkler system work?” Read on to find all the answers. If you have additional questions, our team at Frontline Wildfire Systems welcomes your phone call or email. Get in touch today for more information.