What Food to Stockpile Before a Disaster Hits

What Food to Stockpile Before a Disaster Hits

Stocking up on food is a great way to build your hurricane kit, and it’s super easy! Here are our tips on what food you should store for hurricanes.
Person holds lantern over go bag

Go Bag Essentials for Emergency Home Evacuations

Whether it’s an earthquake or tornado, you should have a go bag for your family. Take a look at what goes into a go bag and how to pack it strategically.
Person listening to radio and holding LuminAID Lantern. Source: Molly McFadden, LuminAID

Why Wind Up Radio Is Still Valid in The Age of The Internet

Communication during any emergency is crucial. With the right crank radio, you never have to worry about blackouts and extreme weather preventing you from accessing crucial safety information.
Person using LuminAID lantern in darkness. Source: Madison White @whitehomeonwheels

How to Use Generators Safely During Power Outages

Generators are great for blackouts, but they can be dangerous without proper precautions. With this safety precaution guide, you’ll have everything you need to know to safely use a generator.
Person holding LuminAID lantern in darkness. Source: Madison White; @whitehomeonwheels

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning: What Precautions to Take During a Power Outage

Winter can be difficult to prepare for, but don’t forget to protect yourself from a commonly overlooked danger: carbon monoxide. Learn the causes, symptoms, and prevention plans for CO poisoning.
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Why Winter Power Outages Happen and How to Survive Them

Learn what causes winter power outages and how to prepare your home and your family in case of an emergency. We have some valuable tips on what to do before, during, and after an outage hits.
Wildfire taking over a forest. Photo by Mike Lewelling, National Park Service

Wildfire Evacuation List: How to Act Fast and What to Include

Wildfires occur much more often now, so it’s a good idea to prepare for when they do. Here are a few tips on how to act fast and what to include when evacuating your home.
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Hurricane Season 101: What You Should Know About Hurricane Season When Traveling

Hurricane season is the time of year when hurricanes are most likely to occur. It’s important to know when the start and end dates are so you can confidently complete all hurricane preparations before the season begins.
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17 Items and Supplies Preppers Forget to Add to Their List

You never know when disaster will strike, so it’s a good idea to prepare for when it does. Here are a few items that many people forget to pack when preparing for a disaster.