FirePlaces and Trees

Christmas Trees and Fireplaces can be great decorations for Christmas, but can also be hazardous. Whether you enjoy a real tree or a fake one both can cause problems. Rebecca Gordan with the American Red Cross of Central and Northern Missouri has some tips for you regarding Christmas trees during the Holiday Season.

Gordan says to make sure you put away anything flammable by the fireplace.

Gordan says to take some time to double-check everything.

Christmas celebrations can be a lot of fun, just remember to be safe.