Vote + to improve this toplist's ranking
Report Abuse

What you need to have for a power outage

23 items ranked

If you have a power outage, it's important to know what would be good to have available, especially in winter time.

Rated 3 points - posted 4 years ago by OfficeMaster in category Home.
Click on up and down arrows to affect item's ranking




1.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Kerosene heater in winter Report Abuse
Important to keep you warm if it is very cold outside.
28 points - added 4 years ago by OfficeMaster -

2.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Battery operated lamps and flashlights Report Abuse
These are essential for a power outage in case it gets dark. It allows you to see and do things such as read and do other things that you need to do after dark.
23 points - added 4 years ago by OfficeMaster -

3.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Lots of batteries Report Abuse
15 points - added 4 years ago by OfficeMaster -

4.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Adequate supply of prescription medecines Report Abuse
In case you can't get to a pharmacy for some reason, it is important to always have an adequate supply of essential prescriptions on hand.
14 points - added 4 years ago by OfficeMaster -

5.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Kerosene Report Abuse
If you have a kerosene heater, then you need to have a supply of kerosene to keep it filled to provide heat for the house.
14 points - added 4 years ago by OfficeMaster -

6.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Matches Report Abuse
7 points - added 4 years ago by OfficeMaster -

7.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Battery Operated Fans Report Abuse
These are wonderful to have when power goes out during the summer when it is very hot and humid. These fans can last for many hours and help cool you, at least some.
7 points - added 4 years ago by OfficeMaster -

8.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Candles Report Abuse
5 points - added 4 years ago by OfficeMaster - 1 comment
Comments:
With this recent 10 hour power outage I found that long tapered drippless candles but out many times more light and less smoke than tea light - I'm getting more.
Added 2 years ago by guest, 0 points Vote + to improve this comment's ranking Vote - to decrease this comment's ranking

9.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Landline phone Report Abuse
3 points - added 4 years ago by OfficeMaster -

10.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Phone # of Electric Co. Report Abuse
3 points - added 4 years ago by OfficeMaster -

11.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Canned and dry foods Report Abuse
2 points - added 4 years ago by OfficeMaster -

12.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
First Aid kit Report Abuse
1 point - added 4 years ago by OfficeMaster -

13.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Books to read Report Abuse
1 point - added 4 years ago by OfficeMaster -

14.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
charcoal and grill Report Abuse
If all electric- this is good for a warm meal, to have a fire in a safe place if its cold, etc.
0 points - added 1 year ago by guest -

15.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Stored up water in jugs for cleaning and flushing Report Abuse
0 points - added 4 years ago by OfficeMaster -

16.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Hand operated can opener Report Abuse
0 points - added 4 years ago by OfficeMaster -

17.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Laptop Report Abuse
-1 point - added 4 years ago by OfficeMaster -

18.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Snow shovel for winter Report Abuse
-1 point - added 4 years ago by OfficeMaster -

19.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Blankets for winter Report Abuse
-2 points - added 4 years ago by OfficeMaster -

20.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Surge protectors to protect important electronics Report Abuse
-3 points - added 4 years ago by OfficeMaster -

21.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Rock salt for winter Report Abuse
-3 points - added 4 years ago by OfficeMaster -

22.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
cross word puzzles.... Report Abuse
-6 points - added 3 years ago by guest -

23.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
board games for entertainment.... Report Abuse
-7 points - added 3 years ago by guest -
ShareRanks is about ranking things that are top, most, greatest, or even worst in all categories.
Use arrows to rank one item in versus another.
Top 10 What you need to have for a power outage are especially marked