Firework night is a busy time of year for our repair specialists.
While the 5th November is an enjoyable occasion and a great opportunity for some family entertainment, a combination of explosives and fire often leads to unforeseen and unfortunate circumstances.
Fireworks travel at incredible speed, reaching up to 150mph, while 3 sparklers together can burn at the same intensity as a blowtorch.
At public displays, there are legal requirements to put safety procedures in place. However, in the home, the same precautions aren’t necessarily undertaken, which means firework related injuries and damage are most likely to occur at family parties and private events.
If you’re looking to host one this year, there are a few pointers we’d recommended following to try and avoid any unfortunate damage to your home:
We see lots of incidents of property damage post fireworks night, whether that be roof tiles knocked off by rogue rockets, fire-damaged garden sheds or furniture scorched by sparklers.
Our Finishers are specialists in repairing this kind of damage, so if it’s something that happens to you, then don’t panic, just get in touch via 0345 141 0000 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org to see if we can help.