If a tropical storm or hurricane warning is issued, take the following precautions: Shutter or board up all windows; bring in all outdoor furniture and objects that might become wind-borne and endanger neighboring property; secure any sliding windows or doors with by bracing the tracks to prevent uplift; anchor any boats or mobile homes to reduce the possibility of movement during the storm; prepare for power outages by closing off unused rooms, conserving heat, and powering down computer systems.
It seems that for some jobs, you need three hands to get it done. Your pliers can lend you that extra hand. Use the pliers to grip the wire or small piece you need to have held. Then wrap a rubber band around the handles to maintain the grip while you complete the work.