Fire Safety: How to Choose the Right Fire Extinguisher


Fire extinguishers are among the most important safety devices in any home or apartment. Used properly, residential fire extinguishers can help prevent small, self-contained fires from spreading and getting out of control.

According to Kidde, homeowners should have a class ABC fire extinguisher on every level of their home, one in the garage and a supplementary fire extinguisher in the kitchen, as that’s the likeliest place to have a fire.

But, do you know which type of fire extinguisher you should choose for a given situation? Check out the video below for some helpful tips.