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After helping thousands of customers prepare for what’s next, we have a collection of inspiring stories and helpful articles to help you get there.

CANTER POWER + HOME DEPOT = PEACE OF MIND

If you live in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Oklahoma or Texas, you don’t have to think too far back to remember what it’s like to lose power for days when severe weather hits unexpectedly.  But If you want to avoid power outages this winter,  the solution is as close as your local Home […]

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How a Canter Generator Powers a Higher Calling for one Texas Family

For many Texans, preparing for the unexpected is part and parcel of living in the state they love. Hurricanes, flooding rains, strong summer storms, extreme heat, and drought aren’t uncommon.  Increasingly, however, residents in the nation’s second-largest state must also prepare for unexpected power outages and crippling bouts of freezing rain and ice.  Last February, a blast of Arctic cold […]

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Preparing for the 2021 Hurricane Season

On Wednesday, May 12, in the middle of 2021 National Hurricane Preparedness  Week,  the Environmental Protection Agency released its first comprehensively updated data on climate change in four years, adding twelve new climate change indicators and several years of data. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) will make its predictions later in May, but communities who are still coming to grips with […]

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Changing Weather Dynamics

Not too long ago, where you lived reliably dictated when and what type of weather conditions you should be aware of and prepared for.  If you lived in the Midwest, from late spring into the early summer months, you could expect severe thunderstorms to roll in from the west, bringing lightning, rain, and too often, tornadoes. Chances are good that […]

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Tropical Depression Cindy: Are You Prepared?

Tropical Depression Cindy made landfall early Thursday morning on the northern Gulf Coast and will continue to impact parts of the United States through Friday. Here are three things you should know to better prepare for possible impacts. 1) Heavy Rainfall Will Be the Primary Threat with Tropical Depression Cindy A widespread swath of more than 5 inches of rainfall is expected […]

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Hurricane Season 2017 Is Here – Above Normal Season Predicted

The 2017 hurricane season has made it’s grand entrance this year and forecasters are expecting it to be an above normal season. Hurricane season began on June 1 and runs through the end of November each year. On average, 12 named storms occur each season, with an average of 6 becoming hurricanes and 3 becoming major hurricanes. This year’s hurricane […]

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Your Emergency Pantry – A Checklist

How do you plan an emergency pantry? To begin, plan to have on hand those food items that (1) provide nutrition, (2) have a shelf life of at least 6 months, and (3) are things you would normally use or consume daily but don’t give much thought. Here’s a checklist of those items that you can be stockpiling now so […]

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Get Your Generator Before Winter Storms Hit

Winter weather is quickly approaching; one day it’s mild temperatures and sunny and the next it’s ice covered roads and power outages. Don’t get caught in the cold this winter, get your power generator before storms hit. Surviving a blizzard or winter storm without power requires a lot prep work. Making sure you have enough wood for a fireplace, stocking […]

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