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What kind of extinguisher to use?

There are different types of fire extinguishers for different types of fires.

The most common fire extinguisher used for in the home is a multi-purpose dry chemical 5lb ABC.

Types of Fires

Types of Extinguishers

Class A
Ordinary Combustibles:
wood, paper, rubber, fabrics and many plastics

Class A 
Class B
 Flammable Liquids & Gases:
gasoline, oils, paint, lacquer and tar

Class A:B

Class C
 Fires Involving Live Electrical Equipment

Class A:B:C 

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