How to Prepare For a Hurricane

Written by Julie. Posted in Colonial hurricane shutters, High velocity hurricane shutters, How to get ready for a hurricane

How can we prepare for a hurricane
“How do we prepare for a hurricane?” It’s question no family would ever like to find themselves having the displeasure of asking, and yet so many Americans do, every year. In the past decade, we’ve experienced six of the top 10 deadliest, and most costly hurricanes in history, including hurricanes Katrina, Sandy, and Irene. As trends show, hurricanes will only progressively continue to get worse, year after year. So how do we prepare for a hurricane? Hurricane home preparation starts with gathering the right kind of information. Assess your area’s risks by contacting your local National Weather Service office and the local emergency management office to find out what types of emergencies could occur, and how best to respond. You should also know about your home’s vulnerability to wind, fl