Emergency Prep

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Household Emergency Prep


  • make ice blocks in freezer with cleaned used drink containers leaving room for the ice to expand when filling
  • DO NOT BURN STUFF INSIDE THE HOUSE unless you have a fireplace or the like that has ventilation.
  • use rocks/bricks/concrete to transfer heat from a outdoors fire inside the house using cotton or wool clothe to wrap them after removing them from the fire so you don't burn yourself of stuff inside the house.


  • store dry wood in recycle bins and trashcans and secure the lids

High Wind

  • store or tie down items such as lawn furniture, tables, umbrellas, flowerpots, construction material, etc.

After The Event