A washing machine fire set a garage well alight in Brinscall.
Fire crews from Bamber Bridge and Chorley were called to Parke Road at around 11.20am to reports of the fire in the detached garage of a domestic property.
The building was ablaze when crews arrived at the scene.
Firefighters extinguished the fire using a hosereel, and used a ventilation unit to clear the smoke. There were no casualties.