Useful Tips During a Storm
Storms can come about unexpectedly and can be severe! Are you ready for what happens if your area has storm damage?
If you have a power outage in the Vicksburg & Yazoo area be sure to:
Keep freezer and refrigerator doors closed. It will reduce the chance of food spoilage.
Use generators only outdoors and away from windows
Disconnect appliances/electronics. Power surges can destroy equipment
For people who use power wheelchairs, have a battery.
Do not use a gas stove or oven to heat your home and/or business
If your area has a storm event it's a great idea to have an Emergency Preparedness Kit:
Inside of one, you could have non perishable food and water supplies for 72 hours. Also a battery operated weather radio to keep you informed
Be sure to have a basic first aid kit for any emergency needs.
If you have storm damage, make sure to call SERVPRO of Vicksburg & Yazoo at 601-634-0909