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Potting soil emerging as a fire hazard

News items of national interest regarding Condominium and Homeowner associations, compiled by the Community Associations Network

In March, a massive fire destroyed a Calgary condominium complex, leaving at least 250 occupants homeless. The combustive culprit was a cigarette in a planter outside the complex. Recently there has been a spike in fires sparked by smoking materials in potting soil.
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Easy Grill Tips to Help Prevent Fires

News items of national interest regarding Condominium and Homeowner associations, compiled by the Community Associations Network

The majority of grill fires aren’t the result of a mechanical malfunction, they’re caused by human error. Thankfully just a few simple steps could help protect yourself and property from dangerous flames.
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