Reduce Wildfire Risk with Defensible Space

May 11, 2018

Your first defense against wildfire is maintaining a defensible space around your home’s perimeter. This area should be free of fuels, flammable vegetation and any combustibles—this will help slow the spread of wildfire.

Many experts, including the Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety, suggest taking a zoned approach to defensible space. Click on each zone in the infographic below to learn more.

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