Category: Wind Mitigation

How High Winds Can Damage Your Florida Home

How High Winds Can Damage Your Florida Home How High Winds Can Damage Your Florida Home

While Florida is more well known as The Sunshine State, it is also a very windy state. Floridians see more hurricanes, tropical storms, tornados, and high-wind, severe thunderstorms than most other US states. That’s why wind mitigation techniques and wind mitigation inspections are so important in Florida. In fact, state law even requires that homeowners […]

How Can I Benefit From Wind Mitigation Credits?

How Can I Benefit From Wind Mitigation Credits? How Can I Benefit From Wind Mitigation Credits?

In Florida, you can earn discounts off your homeowner’s insurance premium by accumulating what’s called wind mitigation credits. Given that Florida is a very windy state, this kind of system makes sense, and in fact, it is mandated by state law. That’s right! Florida law actually requires home insurance companies to offer significant discounts if […]

How To Prepare Your Building For Florida Winds

How To Prepare Your Building For Florida Winds How To Prepare Your Building For Florida Winds

Aside from hurricanes, tropical storms, and tornadoes, Florida also reports more thunderstorms than any other state. To say the least, Floridians live in a very windy climate for much of the year. This fact is reflected in steps many take to bolster their home’s ability to withstand strong winds – improvements known as “wind mitigation.” […]