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get ready for hurricane irma: 10 essentials for sheltering at home

by:CTECHi     2020-05-05
Turn your home into a fortress against the hurricane . . . . . . If you are not planning to evacuate from the path of the hurricane, taking refuge in place still means you absolutely need to be prepared.
A hurricane could pose a serious danger.
Floods, power outages, roads with inconvenient traffic, isolation from resources, and so on, can also cause the same difficulties.
If you plan to stay in the right place, it is still very important to be ready to evacuate quickly from that place for a few days in case supplies are prepared in your backpack.
The Red Cross, the federal emergency response authority and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provide a comprehensive list of guidelines to help prepare at home for hurricane attacks worthy of review.
We have taken some of the dangers that people will face and found some of the best solutions to them.
From walkie-talkie to a special boot, you will find items that can improve the safety of your family.
If the worst happens, we will provide you with ideas on the right project to help your family escape and be rescued.
We planned the best kids to beat the power outage.
The friendly headlights and solar generators are very powerful and they will keep your refrigerator cold and the TV will provide hurricane updates. . .
There\'s more.
Here are 10 ways to help you and your family through a dangerous hurricane.
It is important to consider electricity before the storm arrives.
FEMA\'s guidance is to unplug all the wires from the wall socket and turn off the power of the circuit breaker when the water rises to the socket.
Before the power is cut, charge the phone in advance and adjust the refrigerator and freezer to the highest setting so that the cold lasts as long as possible.
In hurricanes, there are often power outages.
Use a solar generator to prepare for a power outage.
This will provide the necessary power when you wait for the light to recover.
In order for larger appliances such as refrigerators and televisions to remain powered, you will need a larger solar generator.
One of the best is the target zero 100 pound snowman 1250 Silver/Black XX-
Large solar generator kit.
This will support smartphones, laptops and media players, but it will also be able to power large appliances such as refrigerators.
It costs $1999. 95.
Lighter 42 pounder EnerPlex Generatr y101 is another great option to provide enough power to run a TV, mini fridge or other small household appliances.
For a family, its smart design allows several phones and laptops to be connected at the same time.
It costs $1399.
Lighting fixtures are a great solution to power and lighting loss.
If you need to evacuate a building suddenly, they are also very convenient because it is missing something to carry with you.
One of the best options for kids at an affordable price is the Coast FL11 that retails for about $23.
About 130 lumens are light enough to comfort children and help them find ways to sleep and play with toys.
This headlight is extremely cost-effective.
For emergencies like a hurricane, The Ledlenser MH10 is a smart choice.
The rechargeable battery can charge 80% in only 4 hours and can be fully charged in about 6 hours.
In order to take refuge at home, it will take no effort from the \"scene \"(
It\'s enough to read a book alone)to ‘flood’ (
Fill the room with lights)settings.
The dlenser MH10 costs about $80.
To gain more tactical expertise, the Petzl Ultra Rush headlight is an excellent option to provide 760 lumens to 560 feet light.
For a hurricane, it also offers the advantage of surviving under water up to 1 m (3. 2 feet)
No damaged water for 30 minutes.
The retail price is about $295.
Evacuate in an emergency. Make evacuation and communication plans with your family before the storm hits.
Make sure you have solar
Turn on the power radio and get an update on the weather and evacuation ships that may cross your area.
Don\'t rely on using your phone or GPS to guide you.
Instead, make sure that family members have paper maps.
Find out where your nearest evacuation center is.
Regardless of the altitude of your home
If your local authorities issue an evacuation notice, make a route.
Keep in mind that the phone may not work.
Walkie Talkie for family
In any case, talking is a great way to provide more security and ensure communication.
One of the best is the COBRA CXT1035 camcamo, which ranges up to 37 miles.
This is a particularly good option for a hurricane as it is designed to float, and this walkie-talkie can drown in 1 m of water for up to 30 minutes and still work properly.
It is also very convenient as a flashlight.
It has speech recognition technology for the home so it can detect the sound so you can communicate with your hands
For example, when installing rain gear on another child, you can bring a child for free.
The price of the Cobra hike is $129. 95.
In order to keep in touch far away, Uniden GMR5088-
The two CKHS Camo dive two-way radios with chargers and headphones cost $149.
This is a good choice.
This is also waterproof and can be submerged in 3 feet of water for up to 30 minutes, but can be up to 50 miles from storms or hilly terrain.
Motorola MH230R is a great choice for walking to kids or offering excellent walkie talkie at a lower price.
This powerful walkie-talkie has a battery life of 23 miles and a battery life of 10 hours, automatically updating weather and dangerous information.
It costs $47.
Podcast: Masters defend your home through special action experts who keep in touch with the world. Midland er310e Ready Emergency Crank Weather Station is the first choice to keep in touch with the news during the hurricane and its aftermath
With this radio, you don\'t need to worry about a power outage as it works through solar, cranks and batteries.
Battery life is up to 32 hours.
The image of Americans who have not sought help in any way trapped on the roof is terrible.
If you are staring at the hurricane, then this Radio will also help you in this serious situation.
It also has an SOS flashlight beacon to send out an emergency rescue signal, and an ultrasound dog whistle to signal for search and rescue teams to help you.
Another clutch feature built in is a very bright flashlight. Priced at $59. 99.
The other best is the more expensive Eton Solarlink fr600.
If you have a single escape tool
Story House, in danger of flooding, check your loft in advance and find ways to exit to the roof.
If the flood gets too high for those who need to create an exit, then put the tools you need in the attic in advance, your pre-
Get ready for the go pack, along with your Midland Radio, and send you a sign of help.
For example, an axe will be an intelligent tool that is installed in place.
If you\'re going to invest in one, it\'s also very convenient to have two here while camping and hunting. The 17-
Inch Fiskars X11 split axe is useful for people who are trapped in the first flood and carrying the axe.
If you \'ve ever waved an aluminum baseball bat before, then it feels familiar because the balance and strength-to-weight ratio are specially designed to improve speed and strength.
The retail price is $39. 99.
Designed by the acclaimed cutting tool maker Russ Kommer, the Browning Outdoor Man axe is another excellent light axe between the axe and the full set of axessized axe.
Retail price is $69. 99.
Don\'t drink water!
Do not drink water from the tap until you are told that the water system is not contaminated.
It looks very clean, but it still makes you very sick.
Store bottled water in advance, or invest in a water filtration system that provides a more unlimited and greener supply.
Sawyer\'s complete 4 Liter Gravity water purification system is ideal for families and shelters, and it will produce 4 liters of clean water for you effortlessly.
It was very simple to use, and 99 were physically removed.
997% of the virus, 99.
99999% of bacteria, 99.
Native animals 9999%
You just need to fill the reservoir with water and gravity can do the work for you.
It costs $139.
95 podcast: Seal 6 snipers explain how it is easy for the submarine to shoot the seal early from a torpedo where food is stored.
In order to be prepared, it is better to always store food for an emergency for at least a week.
If you invest in this now and don\'t use it, then you will be comfortable knowing that you own it in another emergency in the future and it will still be \"fresh\" and delicious.
With your regular food, eat perishable food first and then before the shelf life.
While you can store canned food, professional foods like mountain barrels are also a great choice.
\"Just in case. . .
The 14-day emergency food supply provided by the Mountain House \"includes 100 foods such as beef chili Mac, buttermilk biscuits, pork sausage grav and chicken.
To prepare, you only need to add water.
It will remain \"fresh\" for 30 years-but still delicious and not as tasty as the food you expect for 30 years.
The barrels vary in size, starting with separate food, and the barrels provide all food for two to fourteen days. The two-
The weekly barrel is $285.
You may not have a working stove or microwave if there is no electricity.
Asylum does not mean that you have to endure cold meals before restoring power.
BioLite\'s BaseCamp is one of the best solutions available in the home.
Not only does it allow you to cook hot meals-the size of 8 burgers on the grill --
It also provides warmth when charging devices such as smartphones through a USB charging port.
All you need is some fallen branches and you can still cook hot meals.
It costs $199.
95 protect precious items list items such as electronics or pass heir that need to be moved higher at home and waterproof in floods.
Find any key documents such as passport, insurance, proof of ownership documents, medical insurance documents and birth certificates.
Make a copy and digital copy in advance before putting them into the waterproof device and into the go bag.
For tactical document protection, Magpul\'s Daka is a great choice.
It costs $22. 95.
Ziploc package is also a good choice. BOOT UP -
The danger lurking under your feet tells you that during the storm you must never be barefoot at home or in the flood.
You should make sure to wear rubber bottom shoes or rubber boots at any time.
This will help protect you from sharp objects such as broken glass, while also providing you with a certain degree of electrical threat protection.
The hurricane will destroy the power line.
If you need boots then a good option for men is tough, non-slip Wolverine Man Crawford waterproof steel toe boots. They’re ASTM-
Rated to provide electrical hazard protection for additional defense.
It costs $140.
For women, the rubber soled Lowa Renegade GTX Mid provides excellent waterproof performance and foot protection.
It costs $230. Hurricane-
Flying glass and other debris often cause related damage.
So if you take refuge at home, it means be sure to stay away from the windows and doors and stay in a safe place.
In order to withstand strong winds, the bathroom, closet or basement may be the best place to avoid strong winds.
Stay inside until everything is clear.
When faced with an emergency like a hurricane, it is always important to have a first aid kit on hand and have enough reserves.
Super light and waterproof for adventure medical equipment is a great option and it can be easily placed in your go bag if you have to leave quickly.
It\'s available for $35.
Avoid walking or driving in the flood, but if you need to make sure you wear strong rubber boots.
From sharp debris to unexpected depth, there may be many different dangers lurking in the flood.
Keep in mind that it takes only 6 inch of the moving water to knock down a person, 1 feet of the fast water
Sweep a car with moving water!
Be sure to close your door to protect your family-not just for water, but also to stop animals and insects looking for land.
After Hurricane Andrew, the analysis showed that the roof, windows, doors and garage doors were the most vulnerable.
Repair and reinforce if you can.
You can use the hurricane belt on the roof.
You can also use tape to seal the gap.
If you can reinforce the windows with blinds, nail plywood temporary blinds and even tape, it is important to prevent debris from flying.
Can be made using tape or packaging glue to bring x-
The shape on the window helps to prevent breakage.
If possible, before the hurricane moves your car from the street to a safer place.
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