Useful tips if Hurricane Florence knocks power out

Hurricane Floyd is making it's way to the coast and it's only a matter of time until we start feel it's effects.  As of now forecasters are predicting wind and lots of rain.  When that happens there is always potential for power outages.  If you find yourself without power for days, here are some useful hacks to get your family through. A simple headlamp can light up an entire room. It's also important to be prepared if your refrigerator loses power, which you can do by loading up your freezer with ice. You can also turn your washing machine into a makeshift cooler.