House fires come in all shapes and sizes. This fire happened in Stevensville, MI during the dead of winter. Single digit temperatures and strong winds off Lake Michigan combined to assist this fire in it's total consumption of this shoreline home.
SERVPRO of Berrien County assists Fire Departments in their fire prevention efforts annually. We provide smoke alarms and prevention tips for residents. It has been proven that the best defense against house fires is a good offense. Be careful with lit candles, space heaters and compromised wiring. Don't walk away from lit candles, keep space heaters at least 3 feet away from flammable items and replace bad wiring.
This fire house had a bad wiring issue that resulted in a total loss. Luckily nobody was home.
If you experience fire or smoke damage call on SERVPRO for cleanup and repairs.