There are various types of fire extinguishing agents you can easily access to. Below are some examples of the agents and its functions :
The most common fire extinguishing agent is ABC Dry Powder Fire Extinguisher. Its content is used to smother a fire, creating a form of layer to suffocate and eventually "kill" the fire. Although messy, it is effective on most fire classes
Another commonly used agent is the CO2 Fire Extinguisher. Its CO2 content replaces oxygen in a fire, although not messy, it takes longer time to extinguisher a fire. Most effective on fire from electrical items
Foam based fire extinguisher is mostly used in commercial kitchens. Its content is designed to extinguish cooking oil from animal facts restaurants use to cook tasty food. Effective only on cooking oil from animal fats
Water is available almost anywhere but it takes a huge volume of water to effectively extinguish a fire. This method is commonly used by firemen where they use significant amount of water from the hydrant to put out a fire
Fire blanket has two main functions, one to act as an overlay to suffocate a fire by cutting off the oxygen supply while another function is to cover the human body as a shield to avoid from getting burnt
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