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West L.A. Fire Departments Fire Prevention Tips

West L.A. Fire Departments Fire Prevention Tips

West L.A. Fire Departments Fire Prevention Tips

West L.A. Fire Departments Fire Prevention Tips. Fire departments, locations and phone numbers for, Culver City, Ladera Heights, Marina Del Rey, Playa Vista, Santa Monica,  Westchester/LAX and West Los Angeles.  Prepare your home for fire prevention and family strategies in event of a fire. When replacing roof choose fire-retardant building materials. Examples: masonry roofing, fire-retardant shingle or asphalt-fiberglass especially if live in fire prone area. Many city ordinances require new installation materials be fire retardant. Trim tree branches overhangs from roofs, chimney and power lines. Keep rain gutters free of leaves and debris. Chimney should be equipped with spark arrestor. Wood decking can present fire hazards. Decks made of wood tend to have plenty of air circulation. Keep dry vegetation and wood away from wooden decks. Do not barbecue on wooden deck or beneath the deck. West L.A. Fire Departments Fire Prevention Tips. Preventative things to do to prevent home fires.

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West Los Angeles and Beach Cities Real Estate Beginnings

Residential and commercial real estate development did not begin in West L.A or its’ beach cities. It began in downtown Los Angeles. West Los Angeles and Beach Cities Real Estate Beginnings.

West Los Angeles and Beach Cities Real Estate Beginnings

West L.A. and Beach Cities Real Estate Beginning

West Los Angeles and Beach Cites was just farmland, rural land, basins, and estuaries. Within the last 100 years, the “City of Angels” has expanded from downtown Los Angeles to West Adams, Miracle Mile, Hancock Park. From Hancock Park to West Los Angeles and Beach Cities. Beach Cities include Marina Del Rey, Venice Beach, Santa Monica, and Playa Del Rey.  Real estate expansion reflected industry and institutions settling in Los Angeles. Los Angeles is a global city. As a melting pot, people have flocked to Los Angeles, CA. 20th-century people came nationally and internationally to Los Angeles.

West L.A. and Beach Cities Real Estate Beginning.  West Los Angeles and Beach Cities Real Estate Beginnings. In 1781 Los Angeles was founded by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. The city was named, “the Queen of the Angels of Porciuncula.” It became part of Mexico in 1821 following Mexico’s independence from Spain. With the end of the Mexican-American War in 1848, Los Angeles became part of the United States. California received statehood in 1850. Residence of Los Angeles are known as, Angelenos.

West Los Angeles and Beach Cities Real Estate Beginnings

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