Take that case of water that you just bought and cram the freezer with at least half of it. This step has many benefits, it'll make the freezer more efficient and save you money. If the power goes out, you'll have drinkable blocks of ice and the frozen bottles will help keep the freezer colder longer.
Plus, if you are going on a road trip, then you've already got your ice.
Comments are always welcome, and continue to visit this month for more prep steps.
One task every
day, one small task....for a better prepared community - K