How Can I Prepare for a Power Outage?

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Staying safe and comfortable during a power outage requires some planning. You should have an emergency kit with flashlights and plan where to go if you can’t stay home. During an outage, use only flashlights for light and keep your food fresh with extra ice. Turn off all appliances. When the power is back on, don’t touch power lines. If you’re uncertain whether or not some foods in your refrigerator are still good to eat, throw them away. Follow these tips to prepare for a power outage:




Some power outages may last for only a few hours, but the safety risks they pose can be significant. Prepare now for any emergency. After experiencing fire, water or mold damage, contact PuroClean at your local office for professional remediation services.

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Last edited on 11th of June 2018