If you live in an area that is susceptible to water contamination, it is important to be aware of the possibility of a boiled water advisory being issued by public health or local authorities. A boiled water advisory is a precautionary measure that advises people to boil their drinking water before consuming it to avoid the risk of contamination from
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Water is essential for life, but not all water sources are reliable or safe. In emergency situations, such as natural disasters, power outages, or pandemics, you need a water supply that is long-lasting, portable, and pure. That's why water in cans is the best option for emergencies.
Water sealed in aluminum cans has no preservatives or additives.
Being prepared for an emergency is crucial to personal and community well-being. Despite this, even known earthquake zones see less than half of the population actually readying themselves for potential disaster. Here at Total Prepare we understand that getting yourself in the proper headspace for gathering supplies can be a difficult task. After all no one wants to spend money
Water, water everywhere, there must be lots to drink! This is the attitude many Canadians take towards their emergency water preparations. We live in a country that is so abundant in fresh water that people learn to take it for granted. Fair enough, we do have a lot of it, but your neighborhood stream won’t be much help if the
Although emergency supplies are created to be durable and lasting, it’s imprudent to think that once you’ve bought an emergency kit, you’re home free. Once you’ve bought or put together a kit, you are on your way to a safer future, but it’s important to remember that some of your emergency items will expire.
And it’s not just food that
At Total Prepare, we recognize that spending money on purchases that you’re going to stick in your closet until the next emergency can be a bit anticlimactic. When you buy something new, it’s fun to be able to use it!
We’ve recently added the Grayl Ultralite Purifier & Filter to our stock of amazing emergency supply products, and this is one
Last year, a number of gulf islands near our home base in Victoria ran out of water and had to get fresh water trucked in. And in many provinces across Canada affected by wildfire, water restrictions began as early as May and lasted through September.
Whether you live in British Columbia or in any of our other beautiful provinces, it’s important to
A week ago, we talked about the necessity of being prepared to fight flooding as winter descends across Canada. Of course, flooding is not the only natural disaster that is common in our country. Blizzards and earthquakes are also risks we need to prepare for, among others.
With the temperatures dropping, and the rain and snow setting in, it’s such a wonderful time