FireSmart development standards help manage the wildfire reality by reducing the flammability of structures.
Whether you’re retrofitting an existing community or building a new one you can make strategic choice for building materials and community designs.
Are the construction of new homes or subdivisions “FireSmart”?
Assess the infrastructure as it relates to roadway access, water supply, utilities placement, building materials and design, and forested areas adjacent and within the community.
FireSmart – Protection Your Community From Wildfire has detailed information on development considerations in Chapter 3: Solutions and Mitigations.