The tools and supplies you have available in an emergency or disaster are not always what you need. A good way to be prepared for an emergency is to obtain items that have many uses. You might be surprised to know that there are many uses for liquor in an emergency situation.
One of the most common uses for liquor in an emergency is an antiseptic. You will want to have liquor that is at least 150 proof or higher to be effective. Liquor that is at least 150 proof can also be used as a fire starter. One thing to keep in mind is the location of stores that have liquor in your area. It’s a good idea to keep some bottles on hand in various sizes in case getting to the store is impossible.
There are other uses for liquor in an emergency, you may not know are beneficial. Having liquor that is really popular means you can use it as a bartering item. You have the option to barter for other items or for some type of needed service.