KOHLER, Wis., Dec. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- With much of the country bracing for blistering cold temperatures and continued winter storms, now is the time for homeowners to ensure they are prepared for power loss this winter. To help, the power experts at KOHLER Generators have created a list of their top 10 power outage "hacks" for homeowners to include in their preparedness kit.
The printable check list offers a variety of quick and easy ways to help keep families comfortable and safe during a power outage. Using everyday household items, the simple tips cover everything from maintaining fresh water supplies to keeping children entertained without electronics. Objects like bubble wrap, milk jugs and cooking oil become useful tools, helping to keep a room warm and well-lit when the power is down.
To download the Top 10 Power Outage Hacks list, visit: http://www.kohlergenerators.com/prepare-for-emergency/article009.html
"Severe weather is the single leading cause of power outages in the United States. Don't wait until it's too late to protect your home and family," says Ed Del Grande, a home improvement TV host. "In addition to these helpful power outage hacks, it's also important to consider the ultimate backup plan for your home – a standby generator."
Generator manufacturers like Kohler produce a variety of home standby generator models, as well as portable and commercial options depending on your needs. To learn more about backup power options, sizing and costs, visit www.kohlergenerators.com.
A global force in power solutions since 1920, Kohler is committed to reliable, leading-edge products and comprehensive after-sale support. The company provides complete power systems, including generators (portable, residential, industrial, and marine), automatic transfer switches, switchgear, monitoring controls, and accessories for emergency, prime power and energy-management applications.
Founded in 1873 and headquartered in Kohler, Wis., Kohler Co. is one of America's oldest and largest privately held companies comprised of more than 30,000 associates. With more than 48 manufacturing locations worldwide, Kohler is a global leader in the manufacture of kitchen and bath products; engines and power systems; premier furniture, cabinetry and tile; and owner/operator of two of the world's finest five-star hospitality and golf resort destinations in Kohler and St Andrews, Scotland. For more details, please visit kohler.com.
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