Originally Posted by htismaqe
I work from home and we have plenty of food and stuff. We were stranded out here for 4 days in mid January.
Luckily we have a gas fireplace so if the power goes out, we can stay warm. However, if it's out for more than 8 hours or so, I will start losing fish...
If you have a large fish tank on a stand, you can place a candle, (or use 2 if larger than 55g), inside the stand and close the doors, (if there are any). Our power was out for quite some time and that helped keep the water warm.