Firefights from Fuquay-Varina and Garner responded early Tuesday when a heavy fire was coming from the attic of a Fuquay-Varina home.
No one was injured when the home, at 3290 John Adams Road, caught fire.
Officials said there were smoke detectors in the house and the residents were out when fire fighters arrived.
The call came in around 10:05 a.m. Tuesday. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.