5 Things to know about Strengthening your home
- Keep trees around your home trimmed well before a storm to prevent damage from broken branches.
- Have the proper materials in advance to board up your windows to protect them from flying debris.
- Bring loose outdoor items such as patio furniture inside. They can blow around and cause damage to homes,
- Secure all doors and windows on your property. Remember that the garage door is usually the most vulnerable.
- Move your car inside a garage or to another secure location.