How to Prepare for a Thunderstorm?

Answer Weary about what to do when the skies overhead darken, lightning flashes in the distance and thunder begins to rumble? This guide should help explain what to do in preparing for a thunderstorm.

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Is it okay to use your computer during a thunderstorm?

Best/safest way would be to unplug from the wall. When lightning hits it looks and follows pathways. So if your pc is not plugged in it can't be zapped. Ignore this tip and you may as well go fly a... Read More »

Can you buy insurance for a thunderstorm?

Yes. According to, Homeowners-3 or HO-3 is the most common type of homeowners insurance available, and what the vast majority of homeowners have. Every policy spells out what is covered or... Read More »

Best thing to do in a thunderstorm?

The best thing to do in a thunderstorm is to stay inside (the dog, too) and avoid using things like the computer with a wire line modem or a land line phone. Also, stay away from windows, as lightn... Read More »