Do you have a fire extinguisher in your kitchen?  Is the extinguisher easily accessible?  Cooking accidents are the number one cause of home fires.   In less than 2 minutes, a small cooking fire can quickly get out of hand.  To prevent the immediate spread if fire and surge of flames, the extinguisher needs to be close by.

When you have only seconds to put out a kitchen fire, you want an extinguisher that’s easy to use and effective.  So, how do you decide on the best type of extinguisher to use?   Thankfully, a group of experienced professionals have done the work for you.

Americas Test Kitchen tested 8 fire extinguishers to find the best one: Kidde ABC Multipurpose Home Fire Extinguisher First Alert Tundra Fire Extinguishing Spray Amerex 2.5 lb ABC Dry Chemical Fire Extinguisher Fireaway Fire Blanket Kidde RESSP Kitchen Fire Extinguisher Fire Gone Fire Suppressant First Alert Kitchen Fire Extinguisher UL Rated 5-B:C Stovetop Firestop Rangehood

Watch the short video to learn which extinguisher was the safest and most effective in putting out the kitchen fire.

To purchase an ABC extinguisher for your home, call your local dealer, A&A Fire and Safety Company at 501-534-5353.   Let’s not forget about the likelihood of uncontrollable flames coming from the outside BBQ grill too.  To provide safety for your indoor and outdoor needs, A&A can provide you with an ABC extinguisher at a great price.

If you own a business, A&A Fire and Safety Company offers reliable and on-time inspections for your portable fire extinguishers and kitchen hood systems.   Call today for a FREE quote. 501-834-5353    Serving the state of Arkansas including Little Rock, Cabot, Sherwood, Jacksonville, Levy, North Little Rock, Maumelle, Conway, Morrilton, Russelville, Ft. Smith, Fayetteville, Van Buren, Springdale, Rogers, Pine Bluff, Marion, Jonesboro, Blytheville, West Memphis, Barling, Clarksville, Atkins, Bella Vista, Searcy, Stuggart, Hardy, Mayflower, Beebe, Vilonia    **Accessories and cabinets; fire extinguisher and hose cabinets, safety signage