How often should a fire extinguisher be serviced?
There are no regulations mandating the servicing of fire extinguishers placed in single family residences. However, the Longmeadow Fire Department recommends that fire extinguishers be inspected at least once a year.

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1. How do I contact the Fire Department for a fire or medical emergency?
2. What do I do if there is a fire in my home?
3. What do I do if my child swallows a poisonous substance?
4. Where should smoke detectors be placed in my home?
5. Should I put a smoke detector in my garage?
6. My smoke detector is making a “chirping” noise. What’s wrong with it?
7. Where should fire extinguishers be placed in the home?
8. What is the best kind of fire extinguisher for my house?
9. How often should a fire extinguisher be serviced?
10. Why are windows broken or holes cut in roofs during fire fighting operations?
11. My cat is in a tree. Will the Fire Department come get the cat down?