Severe Weather Preparation & Recovery
Find supplies to help you prepare, clean up and recover from extreme weather hazards all year long.
Be prepared for any kind of disaster at home with our disaster essentials.
Severe Weather Tips & Guides
Learn More about how to prepare, clean up and recover from natural hazards.
Supplies for Every Type of Severe Weather
No matter what type of extreme weather you encounter in your area at Max
Warehouse, we can help you with all the supplies you need. Depending on where you live, you may be at risk of more than one type
of extreme weather at different times of the year.
At Max, you can find lanterns or flashlights and fuel or extra batteries if you are preparing for hurricane season because hurricanes may
knock out the electricity for days at a time. If you are dealing with a
tornado, you may have to stay in your safe room for several days,
so pack a kit with the supplies you need, gather an emergency kit, cleaning supplies, non-perishable food, water, and medication. Always keep it in your
storm shelter, so you have it if you need it.
When purchasing flood supplies, consider what you will need to clean up after the waters recede, in addition to what you will need during the disaster itself. For example, you will probably need a dehumidifier, non-perishable foods, cleaning supplies, flood barriers, water for several days, and personal protective equipment such as overshoes and gloves. You can also consider a sump pump with a battery.
In a snow storm, you need to think about what you need to keep warm if your home's central heat goes out. For example, you may want to consider a portable heater powered by propane for your home. Prepare your home to keep out the cold with insulation, caulking, and weather stripping. Install and test smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors with battery backups.
Preparing for a heatwave involves gathering supplies to keep you cool and hydrated so that
your body can regulate temperature more efficiently. Exposure to
ultraviolet radiation from the sun can cause painful sunburn in the short
term. Use sunscreen to protect your skin and stay in the shade as much as
We believe taking care of your home and preparing ahead for any emergency is the best way to keep your family safe. At Max, we can help you find everything you need; reach out to our Experience Makers team if you need any assistance to help you build your severe weather preparedness supplies.