When it comes to wildfires, everyone is at risk. The level of risk will vary from state to state and region to region, so take the time to learn what’s normal and likely for your area. Remember, to create a fire-resistant property you need to follow three crucial steps: Use fire-resistant building materials Reduce anything that will fuel a fire in the wild land around your home Choose fire-resistant plants and decorations in your home’s landscape. By following these steps, you will decrease the overall risk of fire destroying your home. You can get started right now—even if you’ve never prepared for a wildfire in the past—and be ahead of the pack by the time the next wildfire threatens your area.