Cal Hawkins is the owner and operator of Cody’s Fire Prevention, headquartered in Palo,  IA. This is a highly regarded Fire Prevention Company in Lynn and serves 100-mile Radius.

Cal came into town with $100.00 in his pocket. He quickly discovered a need for kitchen exhaust cleaning and fire prevention. He began educating himself through Kirkwood Institute and continued gaining experience with a hands-on learning style. After some time, he decided to pair the much needed service with his expertise and began the first Kitchen Exhaust Cleaning Company in Iowa.

Some of the services the Cody’s Fire Prevention provides include: Exhaust System Cleaning & Power Washing. Having your exhaust system cleaned regularly is not only for the safety of your customers, employees and your building, it is also a compliance issue. The Power Washing is done with their fully trained teams using heavy-duty, commercial-grade power equipment that is mounted to the truck.  Cody’s Technicians are Fully Certified and NAFDA approved and service all systems including, Ansel, Amerex, & Range Guard.

When it comes to providing expert Fire prevention services, nothing takes the place of experience. Cal began working in Fire Prevention 32 years ago and started Cody’s Fire Prevention in 1984.

One of Cody’s Fire Prevention’s goals is to provide their Lynn, clients with professional, high quality, and affordable services. People often choose Cody’s Fire Prevention for Fire prevention because they have a long-standing reputation of being an excellent dealer and not just a back yard service.

The result, one of the most successful Fire prevention companies in Pallo!  

What do their customers think?

One fan of the company publicly wrote, “These people do a great job and are very thorough. I have never seen such a clean hood system since the day we bought it! Thank you.”

Another fan of the Cody’s Fire Prevention publicly wrote, “Can’t say enough good things about these guys Responded immediately when we called for an estimate, Came quickly and on time, Very professional, they answered every question I had thoroughly. You can easily tell the levels of experience. Very fairly priced.”

Having owner-operated experts, like Cal providing knowledgeable and expert care is an asset to Palo and Lynn, County, IA.

Business owners take risks and often work long, exhaustive hours to service their clients. There are freedoms in owning a business, but these freedoms come at a cost. Rarely acknowledged are business owners like Cal Hawkins that employ people and ensure their staff is paid continuously. Sure, people earn their wages through their time, hard work and skills, but let’s take a moment and thank Cal for having and continuing the business ownership game that allows people an opportunity to produce and earn those wages.

Need for Fire prevention service? Give Cody’s Fire Prevention an opportunity by visiting them at 100 Freese Ct, Pallo or by calling them at 319-851-3639.

In addition to running a successful Fire prevention business, Cal supports They reach back to the community by doing volunteer work at the local food bank on occasion.


So from the staff of Local Search Force that runs the County Advisory Board

Cal Hawkins, you are highly commended for your service to the residents of Lynn, County, for having and maintaining a business that adds to the financial well-being of IA and for your willingness to participate in social betterment activities.

Well done Cal Hawkins!

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