Flames sparked by a dishwasher at a Gibbes Street home were quickly extinguished this morning, according to the home's owner.
Charleston firefighters responded to the home about 7:30 a.m.
According to Charleston Fire Department spokesman Ryan Kunitzer, the homeowners attempted to put out the flames with a fire extinguisher.
Firefighters arrived at the scene shortly after and successfully extinguished the fire, Kunitzer said.
The home's kitchen received minor damage in the fire.