Hurricane Irma roared through Naples in September 2017. Winds of approximately one hundred-forty miles per hour combined with buckets of rain pounded the area for two hours. Irma left behind substantial structural damage. Naples residents were still rebuilding nearly one year later.
Regular maintenance appointments with a company that specializes in waterproofing roofs are a great way to prepare for the next great storm to come our way. It’s also a smart idea to make sure that your roof includes hurricane straps and gable braces. You might also consider putting in an extra water barrier underneath the roof covering.
Contact us at Tornado Roofing & Contracting Inc. for assistance in making sure that your roof is hurricane ready. We’ll make sure that your roof meets the stringent building codes designed to protect homes in Collier County.
Additional things that you can do to protect your home before and during a hurricane include:
- Installing hurricane-resistant shutters
- Cutting branches that overhang your home
- Purchase an emergency power generator
- Invest in hurricane-resistant window glass
- Remove unsecured items from yard
The Florida Emergency Preparedness Guide and the Florida Division of Emergency Management have a wealth of information on how to survive a hurricane disaster.
Lastly, waterproofing roofs is not an impossible goal. With committed attention to roof restoration, Naples homeowners can protect their homes from the damage that comes from roof leaks. Invest in an affordable roof restoration today to protect your most important investment, the house you call home.
Contact us at Tornado Roofing & Contracting Inc. for complete, affordable roof services in Naples, FL. We make a daily commitment to meeting the highest customer service and technical standards in the industry.