Don’t Purchase a Generator With Out Reading This First

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If you are looking to build a base of preparedness that can be built upon you are going to need, at least, six things. Really, its more like six answers. What will you do for each of the following?

Water Food Backup Power First Aid Security Evacuation

If you can address these six principles of disaster readiness you can go a long way. 

One of the most important items on this list is backup power. While this doesn’t make the lists of many, it’s a critical element to surviving both a short term and long term disaster. The best answer for this is the gas-powered generator. 

These units can power the most important items in your home and a little extra! However, there are some things you need to consider before buying a generator.


How much power do you need? What do you plan on powering? You will want to consider your fridge at least. This can be done by calculating the watts needed


Originally posted on SHTF Preparedness