Hurricane Disaster Preparedness Request a Quote Before a Hurricane Prepare an emergency kit and make a family communications planKnow your surroundings, the elevation level of your property, and whether the land is prone to floodIdentify levees and dams that may pose a hazardLearn evacuation routesIf in a high-rise building, be prepared to take shelter on or below the 10th floor Secure Your Property Cover all of your home’s windowsInstall straps to fasten your roof to the framing structureKeep trees and shrubs around your home manicuredClean debris from rain gutters and downspoutsReinforce garage doors to avoid structural damage from windPlan storage for outdoor furniture, decorations, garbage cans, etc.Predetermine how to secure any boatsInstall a generatorConsider building a safe room Other Useful Links: Hurricanes cause heavy rains that can cause extensive flood damage in coastal and inland areas. Everyone is at risk and should consider flood insurance protection. Flood insurance is the only way to financially protect your property or business from flood damage. To learn more about your flooding risk and how to protect yourself and your business, visit the Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration (NFIP) website, www.floodsmart.gov ,or call 1-800-427-2419. Request a Quote Name Email Address Phone Additional Info Thank you! Oops!