Protecting Your Home Against Natural Disasters

Whenever a natural disaster is broadcast on the news—whether a tropical storm in the East or wildfires in the West – it serves as a reminder of how hazardous water, wind, fire and earth movement can be to your home, perhaps your most cherished and largest investment. But there are immediate actions you can take to protect your property and prevent major damage should one of these elements strike in the future. Depending on the age of your home and the building codes in your area, some of these improvements may already be in place. Some things you can do include sealing cracks in your foundation, installing a spark arrestor in your chimney, securing hanging items to permanent structures, etc. Read my latest newsletter here.

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