How to Protect Your Home from 4 Unexpected Disasters

[ad_1] Most homeowners know to prepare their homes for severe weather, like hurricanes and tornadoes. But it’s just as important to prepare for unexpected disasters. A major storm can do a lot of damage to a home in the blink of an eye, and your homeowners insurance may not cover all the repairs. That’s why […]

DORIAN: Hurricane Supplies Checklist | Today’s Homeowner

[ad_1] (DepositPhotos) As Hurricane Dorian heads toward Central Florida, the first step in preparing for this natural disaster is to gather supplies. You never know if a bank will be open during a storm, so you’ll need plenty of cash and, of course, food and bottled water are musts. It’s important to stay connected to […]

How to Protect Your Home Before and After Hailstorms

[ad_1] Hail damage can be quite costly — to the tune of $1 billion per year. (DepositPhotos) No one wants to be caught in a hailstorm — pelts from these small balls of ice and compact snow can be quite painful. But potential property damage is another concern, and the impact can be quite costly. […]

How to Prepare for a Hurricane

[ad_1] By: Danny Lipford NOAA The coasts of Alabama and Mississippi face a hurricane warning following Tropical Storm Gordon’s formation off the South Florida coast. Here are a few basic steps you can take now to prepare for the storm. Hurricane Paths since 1851 (National Hurricane Center) Basic Preparations Here’s what you should have on […]