Category Archives: Emergency Preparedness

HAM Radio Licence Resources

[woocommerce_social_media_share_buttons] Are you interested in getting your HAM radio licence? Not sure where to start? Here are a few resources to help you study for the licence exam. Coax Publications – Publishers of the Canadian Amateur Radio Basic Qualification Study Guide. This study guide comes with access to the student success page that provides students with practice […]

Oxygen Absorbers How To Store Them Properly

Oxygen Absorbers for Mylar Bags
[woocommerce_social_media_share_buttons] You’ve purchased a package of 300cc or 2000cc oxygen absorbers. You have your mylar bags or mason jars set and ready to go, except for one small problem. . . Your oxygen absorbers came in a vacuum sealed package of 50 or more and you only need 5! Over the last few months Rapid […]

Mylar Bags, Why Use Them?

[woocommerce_social_media_share_buttons] 1) Provide Oxygen Protection Mylar Bags provide great oxygen protection. Regular plastic bags and Ziploc plastic bags allow oxygen to pass through the bag and back into food products. Oxygen can cause discolouration, loss of taste, compromise product freshness and allow insects to breed. Mylar Bags provide an effective oxygen barrier to help preserve […]

Preparing Your Home for a Natural Disaster

[woocommerce_social_media_share_buttons] In the event of a natural disaster, your home may be your biggest source of protection – if your home is prepared properly. The worst time to worry about preparations that haven’t been made is when the storm or wildfire is approaching. Instead of being reactive in your survival approach, taking certain steps well […]