Storm and Wind Resistance

Are Tiny Homes The Solution To Disaster Relief?
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Are Tiny Homes The Solution To Disaster Relief?

After floods destroyed thousands of houses in West Virginia, local vocational high... More

Flooding and Damaging Wind Were Most Destructive Natural Hazards in 2016
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Flooding and Damaging Wind Were Most Destructive Natural Hazards in 2016

According to the NOAA Billion-Dollar Weather and Climate Disasters Table of Events... More

Which Cities Were the Windiest in 2016?
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Which Cities Were the Windiest in 2016?

Hurricane Matthew contributed to last year's top wind speed of 101 mph. More

After the Boulder Flood
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After the Boulder Flood

When the flooding stops, the cleanup begins. More

A Flood-Proof House That Rises With the Tide
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A Flood-Proof House That Rises With the Tide

Some areas in the UK can't be developed for housing because of the risk of... More

How Smart Security Products Keep Homes Safe During Storms
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How Smart Security Products Keep Homes Safe During Storms

A connected home is a resilient home. Mark Hester of Schlage comments on how smart... More

Priciest Cities Among Most Disaster-Prone
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Priciest Cities Among Most Disaster-Prone

Storms. Tornadoes. Earthquakes. Flooding. The riskiest U.S. counties are also the... More

More Americans May Be in Harm's Way of Next Big Hurricane
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More Americans May Be in Harm's Way of Next Big Hurricane

When the next big coastal storm hits, the damage could be monumental, scientists... More

The Disaster-Proof Blooming Bamboo House
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The Disaster-Proof Blooming Bamboo House

H&P Architects doubles down on bamboo to develop a housing prototype that can... More

Nearly 7 Million Homes at Risk of Storm-Surge Damage in U.S.
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Nearly 7 Million Homes at Risk of Storm-Surge Damage in U.S.

With June comes the official start of hurricane season, and millions of homes are... More

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