Hurricane Irma is on her way and we want to make sure you are all aware and prepared for what is to come.  Please take this seriously and follow the proper steps to ensure you and your family’s safety. We have put together a list of a few important precautions to take before a hurricane hits.

Hurricane Preparation

Check your food and water supply

Make as much ice as possible

Fill vehicles with gas and check car tires/oil

Check your flashlights

Charge your cell phones

Have cash on hand

Double check any neccessary medications 

Unplug and move electronics

Make copies of important documents and email to yourself

Consider materials for your pets

Know your evacuation route


How to protect your home:

Review your insurance policies

Take photos of your home before the storm for insurance purposes

Take an inventory of your property

Reinforce home entry ways

Secure and seal your roof

Secure porches and carports

Seal windows and doors

Clear the lawn

Place old towels and rags on windowsills


Please see the official Red Cross Hurricane Checklist HERE!