With the holiday season fully upon us, many Lodges are ready to decorate. During this joyous season, it is important to consider holiday decorating safety. Whether your Lodge decorates a small Charlie Brown tree or goes full Chevy Chase, keep your Lodge’s property and members safe with these tips:
Indoor Holiday Decorating Safety Tips
- If your Lodge purchases a live tree, check for freshness as a fresh tree will stay green longer and be less of a fire hazard. Because heated rooms dry live trees, fill the tree stand with water each day.
- If your Lodge has an artificial tree, ensure it has a fire resistant label. If not, consider purchasing one that does.
- Artificial or real, be sure to place your tree at least 3 feet away from all […]