How to Survive a Hurricane
Evacuate. Yes, that’s right. If the local government is telling you to evacuate – just do it. Find a friend. Call an old high school buddy. Hit up Airbnb. Call your kids and tell them you’re coming. But don’t be a hero. No one needs to rescue your butt when the first responders will already have way more than they can handle during a major event like a category 3, 4 or 5 hurricane. Get your ass out of the way.
But before you hightail it out of town – there are some things you can do to protect your home as best you can. In the end, remember – it’s a house. If you and your pets and kids are safe, that’s all that matters in the end. You can’t replace those.
Here’s some things you can do before the storm hits your town:
Right before the storm hits:
During the storm:
After the storm:
If you have any other tips, let us know!
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