Posts Tagged: Emergency Kit

What to Do During an Apartment Power Outage
What to Do During an Apartment Power Outage

What to Do During an Apartment Power Outage

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Sometimes, changing weather conditions mean more than just clouds on a sunny day. Strong storms can cause power outages, some of which can last several hours – or, worse yet, days. Electricity is undeniably an essential part of daily life, so what should you do when your apartment’s power goes out? Below, learn about what…
Your Ultimate Emergency Preparedness Kit Checklist
Your Ultimate Emergency Preparedness Kit Checklist

Your Ultimate Emergency Preparedness Kit Checklist

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
When COVID-19 first reached the United States, some Americans panicked and bought massive quantities of toilet paper, paper towels, hand sanitizer, disinfecting wipes, and other products. Supermarket and department store shelves quickly began lacking these basic items, leaving many other Americans struggling to find these everyday essentials. As pictures of these barren supermarket shelves began…
5 More Things You Should Have In Your Apartment Emergency Kit
5 More Things You Should Have In Your Apartment Emergency Kit

5 More Things You Should Have In Your Apartment Emergency Kit

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Whether you’re living alone, with roommates, or with your significant other, things happen. From burst pipes to power outages to spills, there’s no shortage of things that could go wrong. While everyone keeps their fingers crossed that none of these situations happen, it’s still great to be prepared. You may already have a first aid…
After Hurricane Sandy: Your Emergency Kit Reminder
After Hurricane Sandy: Your Emergency Kit Reminder

After Hurricane Sandy: Your Emergency Kit Reminder

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
To all our readers on the East Coast, we he hope you are safe and dry with minimal damage from Hurricane Sandy. Admittedly, the photos look both wild and unbelievable. That the unstoppable New York City could be waterlogged for days, if not weeks, feels surreal. But, if nothing else, this storm teaches us to…