Keep Your Family and Community Safe
Is Your Home Safe? Assess these 3 Hurricane Risks
Preparing for a hurricane is a long-term and ongoing process. The first step is to assess your home’s risk and prioritize your risk minimization list. Here are 3 areas you should check, and what to... Read MoreLearn More
How To Help Your Neighbors During a Hurricane
When you live in an area where hurricanes are a risk, planning is essential. But beyond talking to your family, consider how you might be able to help your neighbors. If you live in a... 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 Home After a Hurricane: Leak Checks and Drying Out
Your home held up in the hurricane, but it still has some leaks. What now? Water intrusion can be very serious, working to deteriorate your home, or build up mold that can eat it away… Read MoreLearn More
Retrofitting Your Home for a Hurricane: Additional Planning
There’s more to consider when hurricane-proofing a home than just its structure. Here are some other things to think about when undertaking a hurricane retrofit. Porches, Patios & Attached Structures Porches that aren’t properly attached to your… Read MoreLearn More
Building Your Family Hurricane Plan
Talking to your family about a hurricane plan not only makes sure everyone is prepared, it also helps mitigate panic during the storm. Here’s what to make sure everyone in the family knows: 1. Resources… 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!