3 Easy Ways to Assess Your Home


In the time it takes to make yourself a coffee, you could be assessing your property for potential fire risks. Itís that easy. Here are some ways to get started.

Option 1: Review the FireSmart Manual Chart

Download the FireSmart BC Homeowner Guide and turn to the chart near the back where you can work through the steps to asses potential wildfire risks

Option 2: Download the App for a Quick DIY Assessment

You can assess your home in just five minutes using the FireSmart Begins at Home app. Download it from the App Store or Google Play, which will walk you through the steps to help provide a high-level picture of some of the possible risks around your home.

Option 3: Ask for your Free Home Hazard Assessment

Did you know that Peachlandís FireSmart community representative can conduct an on-site assessment of your home Ė for free? They will inspect your home and create a report with steps you can take. Email firesmart@peachland.ca to contact the Fire Department to arrange your assessment.