Published: Oct 25, 2012 2:36 PM EDT
Updated: Oct 25, 2012 3:30 PM EDT

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Quick response-time from firefighters helped save a home in Port Charlotte today.

The residence caught fire while the homeowner was soddering in his garage. Fortunatley, Charlotte County Fire and EMS responded to the call on the 19000 block of Cochran Boulevard in just two minutes and were able to quickly extinguish the blaze.

No residents or pets were injured.