Fire Officials Warn: Be Careful with Hot Ashes this Winter
by Deirdre Blake
posted Nov 13 2013 8:11AM
If you use a wood stove or fireplace, area fire officials are warning you to be careful how you get rid of the hot ashes.
Don't place them in paper, cardboard or plastic containers, but metal instead and soak them with water. And never leave that container on a deck or in a confined space.