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Emergency Prep

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What Every Emergency Kit Should Contain

This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, visit this page. With natural disasters and acts of terrorism popping up more and more, every home and car should contain at least a basic emergency kit if something catastrophic does happen. Your basic kit should include everything you need to ensure your survival for several days or until help arrives. Even if you believe that nothing will ever happen to necessitate using such a kit, it is always better to be safe than sorry when it comes to you and your family’s safety. The Very Basics At the very least, every home should have a few basics that will be helpful in the event of a power outage of any sort, especially if you are unable to leave your home due to weather or safety reasons. A good flashlight with long battery life and a small, battery-operated or hand-cranked weather…

Five Must Have Supplies For Your Disaster Preparedness

Natural disasters are becoming ever more frequent these days. And no matter where you live or what type of disasters you may be facing, there are some basic supplies everyone should have on hand “just in case”. Here are five things that you should always stock and store to be prepared in the event of a disaster. Water Water is the most important and most urgent item on the list. You can make it a surprisingly long time without food, power, and all sorts of other stuff. However, you can’t make it very long without a reliable source of drinking water. We’re so reliant on our faucets that it’s easy to forget that we should keep a storage of water for a few days whenever something happens. One of the first things you should do when you’re prepping for an imminent emergency is to store some water. Buy a few…