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Westborough Tenants & Fireworks: Safety and Regulations

Westborough Couple Holding Sparklers TogetherWhen so many of us look back on the sultry summer nights of our youth, our memories are generally made up of lighting sparklers and setting off colorful fireworks. Fireworks play a significant part in everyone’s summertime fun, nevertheless, they can also be a dangerous risk for owners of single-family rental homes in Westborough. Even if you take all the necessary precautions, and even though they are just small fireworks, things can still backfire. If you ever put together fire and explosives, there may be a real danger of not only property damage but the personal injury also.

As stated by the National Fire Prevention Association, fireworks caused 11,000 injuries and 4 deaths in 2016. The NFPA reports that fireworks start an average of 18,500 fires each year in addition to personal injury. 1,300 of those are structural fires and 300 are vehicle fires. It’s quite easy to envision how that develops: consider yourself one of the lucky ones if you have never come across a firework accidentally whirling underneath a parked car and undergone a moment of utter fright. Everything considered the NFPA believes that fireworks cause $43 million in property damage each year.

Seeing as you are a property owner, you need to be anxious about your Westborough tenants lighting fireworks on or near your rental homes. Even though we can comprehend why they might want to, the statistics alone are a powerful basis to clarify why you don’t want your tenants to use fireworks on your rental property. One possible means to persuade them to comply with your wishes could be to offer them information on firework safety and the risks involved.

Then again if that does not look as if it is working, you need a property management company who understands the risks of fireworks and can help your tenants understand the danger involved. At Real Property Management Metro West-Worcester, we have the best interests of your tenants and your rental property in mind. We can see to any doubts or queries your tenants may have about firework use and deal with any connected affairs that may enter into the picture. When it comes to the soundness and safety of your real estate investment and your tenants, you cannot be without the kind of sympathy and proficiency that we can supply. Please contact us online or call us at 508-329-6000 for more information.

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