Should I stay or should I go? Can I equalize the pressure in my home? What about propane tanks? What kind of tape do I need for windows? Does a closet count as a safe 'room'? Get your answers here.
Terms to know about hurricanes
Explanation of the difference in hurricane strength, from Category 1 to Category 5
The prediction by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is more than what's considered an average Atlantic season.
Weather forecasters are predicting another busy Atlantic hurricane season. The storms will get their names from an alphabetical list of 21 names. And what happens if all the names are used up?
Click inside for links to the National Flood Insurance Program for information on residential storm coverage, including rental.
Click here for to get in touch with the Department of Financial Services claim mediation program.
Supplies & Checklists
Supplies you should have on-hand and the types of food you should have available, in the event of a hurricane emergency.
Preparing Your Property
If you don't have aluminum shutters, there are other options for protecting your home, including the use of plywood.
When you're hiring a home improvement professional to fix storm damage, it is of critical importance to find a trustworthy, licensed professional for any work that will affect the value of your home.
After the Storm
Typically, more deaths occur after a hurricane than during. These deaths come from people being too anxious to get outside and survey the damage where they come into contact with downed power lines or unstable trees, etc. Follow these suggestions for staying safe after the hurricane.