HOME PROTECTION 101

Know your Fire Extinguisher

Tuesday | 30/08/2022

Wood, Paper, Textile, Flammable liquid and Electrical fire are the most common type of fires that occur in home. Dry Powder Fire extinguisher offer the best fire protection coverage for your home. It is the most versatile against most ranges of fire. For cooking oil & fats fire, more often than not, you just need to cover the pot with the lid. In fact, SCDF also recommends dry powder for home usage.

Below is extracted from SCDF website on procedure for dealing with kitchen fire. You can also see that they still recommend to use a dry powder fire extinguisher after trying out covering the wok/cookware.