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PWC Fire and Rescue System Chief Tom LaBelle Urges Residents To Be Vigilant Using Alternative Heating Methods

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Written By: Prince William County

Prince William County Fire and Rescue System Chief Tom LaBelle urges residents to be vigilant when using alternative heating methods by following these simple safety tips to keep you and your loved ones safe and warm:

👷‍♂️Install wood burning stoves following manufacturer’s instructions or have a professional do the installation.

🪵 NEVER use flammable liquids to start a fire. Use only seasoned wood.

🔥Keep anything that can burn at least 3 feet away from heating equipment, such as the furnace, fireplace, wood stove, or portable space heater.

🔥Buy only heaters with Underwriter’s Laboratory (UL) safety listing.

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