Stuarts Draft Volunteer Fire Co.

Kerosene Heaters

  • Place the heater out of high-traffic areas such as doorways and hallways.

  • Store kerosene outdoors, out of the reach of children in a tightly sealed container labeled "Kerosene".

  • If flames appear outside the heater cabinet, call the fire department immediately. Do not attempt to move the heater.

  • Keep kerosene heaters in well-ventilated rooms.

  • Turn off the heater when you go to sleep. Never leave it operating unattended.

  • Place the heater at least three feet from furniture, curtains, clothing and other flammable objects.