If you are not careful , that festive tree could burn your house down .
One of our favorite things about the holidays is getting to come home every day and plug in our gorgeous Christmas tree lights. While the pretty garland and multi-colored lights create a stunning, festive display, the tree can pose an enormous danger to your home and family.
According to Today.com, “most house fires happen during the holidays, and Christmas trees are one of the biggest reasons.” Even scarier is the fact that once these trees do catch fire, they can “explode into flames in seconds.” YIKES.
Thankfully, there are a few easy steps you can take to ensure that your tree is flame-free all holiday season long. The National Fire Protection Association suggests doing the following to keep your home safe: