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Outdoor Solar Lights during Power Outages

outdoor solar lights during power outages

Hurricane Irene cause a power outage in my neighborhood for about 4 days. My wife and kids packed it up and headed over to my In-Laws, but someone had to stay home and keep an eye on things. Why didn’t I think of using my Outdoor Solar Lights during Power Outages?

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To Print or Not to Print

to print or not to print

Someday the grid might go down and if so, our way of life will drastically change. All of those ebooks and websites that we use for reference will be gone. Sure you can limp along on a mobile device or laptop by using a generator or solar powered recharging, but sooner or later electronics will fail. The decision needs to ...

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Grid Down Sanitation Plan

Grid Down Sanitation Plan

Sanitation. We all know about it, but no one really wants to talk about it. We eat, we use the energy, we excrete the wastes. “Ewwww gross”, trust me, I have children, I am painfully aware that this is gross. We really need to discuss our Grid Down Sanitation Plan.

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Surviving without the Grid

surviving without the grid

  If the grid goes down and suddenly there is no electricity, no natural gas and no water coming into your home, what will you do? How much thought and planning have you given to surviving without the Grid?

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