Are you deep frying a turkey this year?
Did you know thanksgiving is a busy time of year for our firefighters? Deep frying a turkey put you at risk for a cooking fire. Keep in mind all the risk while doing so and consider these helpful tip this holiday season.
- Only fry turkeys outdoors and keep kids and pets at least 3 feet away.
-Don’t over fill cooking pot. Use water to determine how much oil you need.
-Make sure turkey is fully thawed before deep frying it.
-Check turkey regularly with thermometer.
-Always use cooking gloves to handle the pot lid.
SERVPRO of Corpus Christi East wishes you and your family a happy and safe Thanksgiving. Please feel free to contact the office with any questions (361)-985-6444.
For more information visit www.usfa.fema.gov.