Thu, 10 Aug, 2017Danielle McCarthy

6 household items you didn’t know were flammable

We all want to stay safe and secure in our homes, but it might surprise you to learn that you may be putting yourself (and your loved ones) at risk without even realising it. How, you may ask? A shocking number of common household items are in fact extremely flammable.

From the kitchen to the bedroom, scroll through the gallery above to find out which 6 objects around your house could be putting you in danger.

If you have any in your home, ensure they are stored safely away from any open flames (fireplaces, candles, stovetops etc) and out of reach of children. Always ensure your home and contents insurance policy is up-to-date and will cover you in the event of a fire or natural disaster.

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