You arrive home, the door is open. You either call the police, or carefully enter your home, with fear and trepidation. Your stuff is tossed around, valuables, and heirlooms are gone. Part of your life is gone.
Most automatic garage doors can be opened by a burglar in less the six seconds from the outside of your house. I won’t tell you how they accomplish this but understand many are using a new technique to enter garages, and then your home.
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A major explosion ripped through an Indianapolis neighborhood overnight leaving two confirmed dead and 200 others homeless. As hurricane Sandy lumbered ashore, those in the path had days to prepare. These people had no time. Many were asleep when the explosion happened.
Above: A neighborhood burns after explosion
We all should, at a minimum have a 72 hour go kit with emergency supplies available to help get us through an disaster as part of an emergency preparedness plan. The personal go kits for Mary and I are pictured below. Given we want to be ready, and have extra to minister to others, we carry far more then most.
Show Goo is a product originally designed to repair tennis shoes, especially the toes that wear during serving. The product will fill in holes in your tennis shoes and can even be applied as a water-proofing agent.
Lack of drinking water can cause incapacity after three days, and far sooner in Arizona where I live. Storing emergency drinking water is a good first step in any emergency preparedness checklist. What if you are in a situation without safe drinking water? You can drink what you find, and hope for the best, or learn how to make most water drinkable. Just drinking untreated water can make you and others very sick.
Most of us know boiling water for 6 minuets will work. You need water, a fire, and a safe container to boil the water. Water doesn't need to boil to kill the bad stuff, just be heated to 160 degrees, wile boiling if possible is better, this method will work.