3 Ways to Prepare for a Thunderstorm in Lawrence County
Preparing for a thunderstorm in the New Castle, New Wilmington and Ellwood City areas may seem unnecessary and almost like a hassle. However, if a strong thunderstorm is headed your way, preparations can be very cost effective as well as save you time in cleanup and repairs that are possible after a storm. Below are three ways provided by Ready.gov to prepare for a storm in your New Castle, New Wilmington, Ellwood City region:
- Know Your Risk - Know your Lawrence County area’s risk for thunderstorms. In most places they can occur year-round and at any hour.
- Make an Emergency Plan - Create an emergency plan so that you and your New Castle family know what to do, where to go and what you will need to protect yourselves from the effects of a thunderstorm.
- Strengthen Your Home - Cut down or trim trees that may be in danger of falling on your home. Consider buying surge protectors, lightning rods, or a lightning protection system to protect your New Wilmington and Ellwood City home, appliances and electronic devices.
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