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ID your safe place before severe weather hits
STILLWATER, Okla. – When an ugly storm is bearing down and tornado sirens are wailing, it is the wrong time to begin wondering where you could or should take cover.
Located in Users / leilana.mckindra@okstate.edu
Time change a good reminder to get ready for fall, winter
STILLWATER, Okla. – As you prepare to “fall back” with the end of Daylight Savings Time, it is a good opportunity to move forward on getting your home ready for fall and winter.
Located in Users / leilana.mckindra@okstate.edu
Save energy and money with tankless water heaters
STILLWATER, Okla. – These days, we can get all sorts of things on demand, even our home appliances. For example, tankless water heaters provide hot water with a flick of the hot-water tap.
Located in Users / leilana.mckindra@okstate.edu
Starting to recover from a flood
STILLWATER, Okla. – Dealing with the aftermath of a flood can be overwhelming. No matter where you decide to start the cleaning up, it is important to keep safety in mind.
Located in Users / leilana.mckindra@okstate.edu
Preventing and cleaning mold and mildew after a storm
STILLWATER, Okla. – Cleaning up after a flood can be a big job, but one of the first priorities should be taking steps to prevent mold and mildew in your home.
Located in Users / leilana.mckindra@okstate.edu
Cleaning carpets, rugs and floors after a flood
STILLWATER, Okla. – One of the most challenging parts of cleaning up after a flood is drying the flooring, especially if it was contaminated by mud.
Located in Users / leilana.mckindra@okstate.edu
Cleaning dishes and kitchen surfaces after a disaster
STILLWATER, Okla. – Depending on the source, floodwaters could contain anything from germs, debris, toxic chemicals or hazardous materials to pesticides, gasoline or other household chemicals. That is why in the aftermath of a flood, kitchen equipment and surfaces require special attention.
Located in Users / leilana.mckindra@okstate.edu
Safely using generators is key to reaping their benefits
STILLWATER, Okla. – Some Oklahomans could be using generators in their recovery efforts after early spring severe storms and flooding. But, generators also can be hazardous to your health if used improperly.
Located in Users / leilana.mckindra@okstate.edu
Dealing with a flooded well after a storm
STILLWATER, Okla. – Access to clean, safe water for drinking, cooking and personal hygiene is one of the primary concerns immediately following a flood. For Oklahomans who rely on private wells for their water supply, this means taking precautions to ensure the well is structurally sound and the water is not contaminated.
Located in Users / leilana.mckindra@okstate.edu
Make sure your drinking water is safe in midst of disaster
STILLWATER, Okla. – In the wake of recent severe storms and flooding in parts of Oklahoma, finding a safe water supply is a priority.
Located in Users / leilana.mckindra@okstate.edu

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