Families across the country decorate their homes with Christmas trees, holiday lights, and festive candles during this time of year. But some of those can also lead to a disaster if not cared for properly. Here are some tips to help keep your family safe this holiday season.

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WEB EXTRA: Holiday Decorating Safety TipsFamilies across the country decorate their homes with Christmas trees, holiday lights, and festive candles during this time of year. But some of those can also lead to a disaster if not cared for properly. Here are some tips to help keep your family safe this holiday season.
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