Keep Your Family and Community Safe
Things to Consider When Building Your Home in a Hurricane Zone
Building your own home in a potential hurricane zones requires a lot of special considerations, but it’s much easier to build hurricane safe than to update an entire home. The first thing you will need... 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
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
Talking To Your Family About Hurricane Safety
When creating your Family Hurricane Plan, be sure you also talk specifically to your children about what to do. Remember that in the event of a real hurricane, if you haven’t talked to your kids… Read MoreLearn More
Retrofitting Your House for Hurricanes: Potential Leak Points
Once you have hurricane-proofed your home’s windows, doors and shutters, turn your attention to other openings that could be prone to leaks. Holes & Cracks Even very thin cracks have the ability to let in… 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!