0548hrs Bedford Communications alerted Company 1 (Bedford) first due, 8 (Moneta) second due, and Company 13 (Stewartsville) RIT to the area of Moneta Road and Big Easy Place for reports of a large fire. Engine 1 with four arrived on scene at 0556hrs to find a 200'x400' detached garage heavily involved. With a single family residence only 50' from exposure side B, Command assigned the Engine crew to protection of the residence. Wagon 1 with four laid in over 1500' of supply line to Engine 1 from the closest hydrant. Once the water supply was established a defensive attack on the garage began with two 1 3/4 and one 2 1/2 hand lines in operation. Only heat damage on the exterior of the single family dwelling was noted with no extension inside. Units cleared from the scene at 0926hrs. Total Company 1 personnel: 15. Units operating on scene: E1, W1, T1, S1, E8, R13, BCoFR Medic 14-1 County 10.