How to Prepare for a Power Outage

Weather can be unpredictable, and we need to keep ourselves and loved ones safe during a bad storm. Here are some basic things you can do to prepare your home for loss of power any time of year:

Things to do before a power outage

  • Be prepared for injuries. You should have an emergency kit at your home that’s fully stocked with bandages in various sizes, sterile dressings and gloves, hand sanitizer and antibiotic towelettes, a thermometer, pain medicines, tweezers, and scissors. Make sure you purchase or build your own first aid kit that is large enough for your family.
  • Make sure your generator is up and running. Review generator safety tips before using your generator for the first time
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Top 10 Stocking Stuffers Under $50

Have you been looking for some gift ideas to stuff those stockings with? Well, not only do we have great ideas, but we have great prices to match them! We’ve listed our top 10 favorite stocking stuffers that cost under $50… check ‘em out!

1. Headphones

In-ears, on-ears, earbuds… you can find a wide variety of headphones in different colors and styles for under $50. Some even have additional features, like smartphone controls or noise cancellation!

2. Bluetooth Speakers

A portable Bluetooth speaker is a welcomed gift by anyone! They’re easy to pair with a smart device and have good battery life. Some are waterproof or can be paired with other speakers for a home-wide, wireless sound system. There are … Read more...