19 Small, Everyday Things You Can Do Now to Prepare for a Natural Disaster
When emergencies strike, it's important to have the big things taken care of—having an emergency checklist, storing supplies, stocking up on emergency food, and knowing emergency contacts, to name a few. But there are actually little things we can be doing, too, to be prepared for an emergency such as an epidemic, quarantine, or natural disaster.
Some aspects of figuring out how to prepare for an emergency entail properly maintaining home fixtures and wiring or playing the long-game of emergency prep, but not all are that way. Most of these small ways to prepare for emergencies take less than 10 minutes, and they set us and our spaces up to be better prepared in case of emergency.