Keep Your Family and Community Safe
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
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
Key Hurricane Terms You Need to Know
When you live in a hurricane danger zone, you’ll hear a lot of weather words tossed around on the news during storm season. Many of these key terms are similar, but the subtle vocabulary differences… 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
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
Safety Steps in Your Home During a Hurricane
Be sure to be ready in advance for a hurricane with a preparedness kit and a preparedness plan. When a warning is issued, here are steps to take in your home to stay safe: When… 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!