Text your friends to see what joint has power and meet there.
Find a generator and hook it up to your appliances.
Call the power company to see when electricity will be restored - finding the candles along the way.
Open your door to hear what your neighbours are saying.
Opt to go for a walk and wait for the power to come back on.
Find a rake and start making piles of mulch on delicate herb beds
Watch for sales on leaf blowers
Pick up some bags for collecting and disposing of yard waste
Start thinking about your Halloween costume.
Pick up a new front hall matt to deal with the fall mess.
Go to HomeStars.com and start checking out plumbers.
Head for the tools and do it yourself.
Check the flyers for tools and attend a big box-store workshop
Look for your list of numbers to call for maintenance support.
Stuff paper towel into the end to make it stop.
Ask around for an interior designer.
Research your home's history, find colours that match the period and paint it yourself.
Flip through some magazines, visit the store for some chips, and hire someone to help you.
What do you mean white is offensive? I like it.
Slap some posters on the wall to cover it up.
Break out the tools and get to work.
Check your warranty on the fridge - call the company to handle the repairs.
Check HomeStars.com for advice.
Spoiled food? There's nothing in my fridge, I eat out.
Eat as much as possible before it goes bad.