Skip Nav Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips to help prevent fires in your home. Included are electrical fire statistics and helpful, simple steps you can take to eliminate fire hazards before they can start a fire. Proper use of electrical outlets, proper placement of electrical and extension cords as well as when to have electrical components serviced are mentioned. Visible fire hazards are also listed so you know what to look for in your home to help circumvent trouble spots you may not already be aware of. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner to stay Fire Free! Special Thanks to WBTV.com, to David Whisenant, to Salisbury Fire Marshall, Terry Smith and to NFPA for the article, Helpful Hints to Prevent Electrical Fires.