Your home is one of your largest investments, so protecting it from natural disasters is a top priority. Now that hurricane season has begun, what can you do to protect your home from possible storm damage?
Making a few simple changes now could minimize a storm’s impact on your home.
During a storm, dead tree limbs can get loose and cause damage to a home’s exterior or even puncture a window. Trim back any branches that are touching your home, especially if the limbs are touching your house. Keep trees well pruned to allow the wind to pass through with minimal damage. Broken limbs could land on your house or become missiles that can break windows during a storm.
Help prevent damage inside your house by having downspouts drain away from…