Keep Your Family and Community Safe
Create Your Hurricane Preparedness Checklist
Think you’re ready for hurricane season? Make sure your preparedness kit is complete with all the essentials to keep you and your family safe. Print this preparedness list to help you prep and gather supplies,... Read MoreLearn More
Evacuation Etiquette: Getting Everyone Out Safely
Evacuating for an emergency can be a hassle. Here are some ways to help make the process smooth for you, your family and your neighbors. The most critical time is actually before the warning is... Read MoreLearn More
When It’s Time to Evacuate From a Hurricane
In an emergency situation, it’s extremely important that you evacuate when it’s time. How do you know when it’s time to evacuate? Here’s when: 1. When you live in a flood zone If your home… Read MoreLearn More
Caring for Animals During a Hurricane
Pets take extra care and consideration during a hurricane. If you’ve taken on the responsibility of owning a pet, you also need to plan to care for your pet in an emergency. Here’s how to… Read MoreLearn More
Your Best Online Resources for Hurricane Updates
In a hurricane zone, it can be difficult to feel fully prepared in case of an emergency. Luckily, there are plenty of great tools to help make you feel safe. Here are a few of… Read MoreLearn More
Retrofitting Your House for a Hurricane: The Roof
Can your roof protect your home against a hurricane? If you live in a hurricane prone environment, consider upgrading to a hurricane-rated roof system or having a roofing contractor improve your current system. Regardless of… Read MoreLearn More
Hurricanes are unpredictable, so the best thing you can do is be prepared for any situation. We make hurricane-grade windows and doors, but we know that's only one piece of the process. Here, we've provided the tools to arm yourself with emergency know-how. Major storms deserve major attention and planning, so if your area is at risk, read on. The more you know, the more you prepare, the safer you will be.
A checklist you can use for your home, a quiz to test your knowledge, and tons of information— this is your comprehensive guide for general hurricane preparedness. Remember, your local community will also have resources you can use, and it's also a good idea to set up alerts on your phone or other device, so you get the warnings as soon as possible. Stay safe this season!