Winter is fast approaching. Are you ready and sufficiently prepared for it? Though winter storms are difficult to predict far in advance, it is possible to know when they are most likely to occur, to give yourself and family adequate time to prepare for severe weather. When a winter storm hits, you want to have the following ready.
The ability to get weather forecasts and storm updates as they are released.
Emergency supplies to keep you and your family warm and safe during the storm.
Home preparations, including for your pipes, roof and indoor comfort.
Car preparations, including antifreeze and ice removal equipment.
Make sure you have batteries for you radios
Check your medications and make sure they are filled.
You will need firewood, if you have a fireplace.
Food that is nonperishable, if you lose power.
Emergency generators and flashlights.
Water for drinking and cooking, collected in bottles if your pipes freeze.
Make sure your mobile devices are charged.
These are just a few basic tips for your safety n the upcoming months!
Gayle Holmes, Marketing Director
ATLANTIC HOME STAFFING