Even when we pay close attention to weather forecasts and try to be as prepared as possible, nature may play a trick and leave us unexpectedly caught in a blizzard. Whether you’re at home, at work, or outside, it’s always better to be prepared and have in hand all the helpful emergency numbers and resources one may need to go through a blizzard.
Free Service Numbers
National Guard = (703) 607-2584
FEMA - Federal Emergency Management Agency = 1-800-621-3362
For the hearing or speech impaired, call 1-800-462-7585
All Emergencies = 911
For any other emergencies, don’t hesitate to call 911. They will help with everything you need or direct you to a more suitable service.
Don’t underestimate the help that your fellow neighbors can provide. Share your number with your neighbors and get theirs so that you can help each other during the storm, like providing a ride, helping with snow removal or even sharing necessities and providing shelter.
Pet Rescue Services
Animals are the ones that can suffer the most during blizzards and storms. Don’t hesitate to call pet rescue when you see an animal in distress.
Animal Rescue League of Boston = (617) 426-9170
Check out their website for more information.
The Humane Animal Rescue Shelter & Wildlife Center = 412-255-2036 (7am-3pm) or 412-255-2935 (3pm-11pm)
You can check out their website for more information.
Homeyou Emergency Service Numbers
Snow Removal = 1-844-466-3968
One of the most important services during a blizzard, it’s always good to have a snow removal company on the speed dial. Whether it’s just for clearing the driveway or for removing snow buildup from the roof, you can call Homeyou at 1-844-466-3968 from anywhere in the country to request quotes and get your home cleared.
You can request emergency snow removal quotes online by clicking here.
Emergency Plumbing = 1-844-466-3968
Plumbing is something that we can’t live without, so it’s better to always have the number of a couple of plumbers in hand when there’s a blizzard coming. If you don’t have already have a trusty plumber to help you in emergencies, we’ll connect you with one.
Emergency Electricians = 1-844-466-3968
It’s common to have electricity problems during a blizzard. The cold may affect some systems preventing them from functioning properly or the wind can get a tree branch to fall on a light pole. If you need an emergency electrician, call us at 1-844-466-3968.
Blizzards can be scary, but with the right numbers on your sleeve, it’ll be over before you notice. Contact us with any service you may need and let us know in the comments below what you do to prepare for a blizzard.
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