It happened around 12:30 Saturday morning on the 3100 block of Lemeul Avenue.
Neighbors reported seeing flames coming from the back of the home.
Arriving crews were met with fire coming from a storage closet attached to the house.
Four people were inside at the time and all escaped without injury.
Fire marshals were called to the scene when evidence of gasoline was found at the scene.
So far no arrests have been made.