Improperly discarded smoking materials remains one of the top two causes of fires in Austin. Every year, fires caused by cigarettes not properly extinguished cost millions of dollars, lead to many injuries, and in some cases, even death. Don’t toss those butts out your window, off your balcony, or into the nearest planter; put them out the right way!

Because doing otherwise is a real drag.

Follow these steps:

1.  Get a metal or clay container

2.  Fill it with sand

Smother those cigs