SonomaCountyRecovers: Official recovery information for Sonoma County fires

How to Protect Your Property From Wildfires

How to Protect Your Property From Wildfires

The Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety’s publication, “Protect Your Home From Wildfire: CALIFORNIA EDITION,” provides extensive information on how to make new homes less vulnerable to the risk of wildfires. The guide can be found here.

Living With Fire in Sonoma County

Another resource for property owners, Living with Fire in Sonoma County, is available at

Cal Fire Offers Ways to ‘Harden’ Your Home

Flying embers can destroy homes up to a mile from a wildfire. “Harden” your home now before a fire starts by using ember-resistant building materials. Use this link for some things you can do to harden your home and make it more fire resistant.

Wildfire Assessment

Take this Homeowner Wildfire Assessment developed by UC Berkeley’s Center for Fire Research and Outreach to see how your house stacks up.



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