Wow... Power outage in the cold of winter? You never know when you might need a heat source. This "life hack" is brilliant and simple as long as you keep the necessary items on hand: Bricks, terra cotta pot, tealight candles, matches.
The First 12 Things to Do During a Power Outage. Power outages are incredibly common. Surprisingly, power outages are even getting worse in the USA. The reason for this has to do with aging infrastructure, more frequent storms, and problems sustaining the electric grid as populations grow. Despite how common power outages are, few people are prepared for them.
Whether you lose power from a hurricane, wind storm, downed tree, or flood, food safety during severe weather is important. If your power goes out, you should know how to keep the food in your refrigerator and freezer safe. Follow these easy steps to save money and keep your family safe from food poisoning.
A rocket stove burns so efficiently that it ensures almost complete combustion prior to the flames reaching the cooking surface, so there is virtually no smoke. And they're easy to make! Click through to find out how as part of your emergency preparedness plan in case of a power outage.