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Firewise Garden Opens to Educate Public about Defensible Space

By IdahoFirewise | March 1, 2017 | Comments Off on Firewise Garden Opens to Educate Public about Defensible Space

TWIN FALLS • As Brett Van Paepeghem drives around neighborhoods, he notices most people aren’t as safe as they might believe. Van Paepeghem, who is the Boise-based southern Idaho project manager at Idaho Firewise, says homeowners often don’t put enough space between the shrubs and trees surrounding their homes. This can increase the risk of…

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