It takes a lot to get ready for a hurricane. Getting supplies, making sure your car has gas, and checking on friends and family members can keep you busy. But one thing can be easy when preparing for a storm in St. Mary Parish – securing your windows and doors with hurricane shutters from Empire….
Some parts of the country just have to be more prepared for hurricanes than others. The southeastern United States on the Gulf of Mexico is one of these areas. If you’ve lived in Louisiana long enough, odds are that you’ve been through a storm or two. Property owners in St. Bernard Parish can take steps….
Water, flashlights, batteries, and canned goods aren’t the only things you need to prepare for a hurricane. Your windows need storm protection too. Broken windows can cause damage to residential and commercial properties during a hurricane, but installing heavy-duty storm shutters can minimize the risk of hurricane damage to your property in Daphne.To protect your….
Hurricanes can cause serious damage to homes, businesses and other buildings in Bayou La Batre. How does this damage happen during a storm? One way hurricane damage occurs is through broken windows. High wind speeds and flying debris can cause large and small windows on upper and lower floors to break. When windows are broken,….
How do hurricanes cause damage to homes and other buildings? With the high wind and heavy rain they bring. This can cause broken windows, flooding, other wind and water damage, and more. If you don’t have storm protection for all of the windows, doors, and other vulnerable openings on your home property in Jefferson Parish,….
Whenever a massive hurricane is in the news, New Orleans residents are no doubt reminded of the many hurricanes their city has seen, and of the devastation these powerful storms can cause. Whether residents evacuate or ride out the storm in their homes, most property owners want to cover their windows and doors to prevent….
Your home needs storm protection. Homes and other buildings in Dauphin Island, Alabama and other coastal areas along the Gulf of Mexico are particularly vulnerable to Hurricanes. Why? The Gulf of Mexico has the warm water and space for storms to strengthen once they reach it. As hurricanes head towards Dauphin Island and coastal Alabama,….
Residents of the Gulf Coast have long known something that people in many other parts of the country don’t – what it’s like to go through a hurricane. Tourists who flock to Orange Beach can learn what the locals know when a hurricane or tropical storm makes landfall. High wind and heavy rain can cause….
Every hurricane season (June 1 – November 30) in the Atlantic, powerful storms can form. While some years have more hurricanes than others, residents of the Gulf know that it only takes one storm to cause catastrophic damage. Mobile, Alabama and other coastal cities can really feel the effects of hurricanes and tropical storms. If….
When a hurricane is forming in the Atlantic, Gulf Coast residents know what that means – they need to be prepared. Hurricanes and tropical storms can change course quickly, and sometimes instead of heading up the eastern coast of the US, they head into the Gulf of Mexico, which can put them on target to….