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Hurricane 101: Be Prepared
In a hurricane, the best thing you can do is be prepared. Have a kit ready to go for emergencies, get a plan together for your family and know your community resources and routes. Some... Read MoreLearn More
5 Deadly Mistakes To Avoid During a Hurricane
Some of the most common deadly mistakes in a hurricane are also the most easily preventable. Here are 5 of the most common and most deadly mistakes during a hurricane, and how to prevent them.... 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
5 Most Overlooked Special Safety Needs in a Hurricane
When preparing for a hurricane, there are many situations that require special considerations and planning. Here are extra precautions to take for special needs situations, including care for medications, disability, seniors, children and pets: MEDICATIONS… 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
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
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!