Is it Time to Update Your First-Aid Kit?

A first-aid kit is something you don’t think about until an emergency strikes, so how do you know when it’s time to update your first-aid kit? Most items in a standard kit expire 3-5 years after they were made, so it’s important to inspect the items inside frequently (every 6 months is ideal) and replace …

What You Should Have in Your Emergency Kit

Floods, fires, power outages, and other disasters could strike at any moment, so it’s best to be prepared with an at-home emergency kit. Creating a personalized emergency kit is simple if you know what to include in it. If you don’t have an endless supply of time, money, or room, here are our top picks …

How to Stay Safe During a Thunderstorm

Have you ever been in a thunderstorm and not known what to do? Keep reading to find out how you can keep yourself safe next time you hear thunder.  Thunderstorms are most common during the spring and summer months, so now is the perfect time to read up on our best safety tips.  What Are …

How To Make a 72 Hour Preparedness Kit

If you’ve ever found yourself in a sticky situation, you may have used or needed a 72 hour preparedness kit.  But what is a 72 hour kit, why would you need it, and how do you make one? Keep reading to find out.  What is a 72 Hour Preparedness Kit? A 72 hour kit is …

What You Should Do in the Face of a Natural Disaster

Natural disasters are as scary as they are unexpected. From hurricane to earthquake, here’s what you should do when faced with a natural disaster.  Before the Disaster If you are able to prepare for a disaster beforehand, here are some key tips: Fill your car with gas – If you end up needing to evacuate …