It is impossible to build a fully fireproof home, but researchers are now focused on making homes at least fire resistant.
Learn how you can protect your home from embers.
Event will showcase risk of embers from wildfires, and effective, affordable ways home and property owners can reduce or avoid damage.
Below are current designation totals. For questions and additional information, please contact email@example.com. As of Jan 1st, 2023 Total FORTIFIED Designations 44,064 Gold Designations: 18,021 Silver Designations: 693 FORTIFIED Roof Designations: 24,867 Hurricane Designations: 42,723 High Wind Designations: 858 Legacy Designations*: 483 Strengthen Alabama Homes (SAH) Designations: 4,847 North Carolina Insurance Underwriting Association (NCIUA)…
“As we rebuild our communities and recognize the value of resiliency, we can make choices that can have lasting effects.”
IBHS showcases risk of embers from wildfires, and effective, affordable ways home and property owners can reduce or avoid damage.
IBHS research shows the impact wildfire embers can have on a home or business.
My Edmonds News features IBHS’s freezing weather data and graphics.
The Journal of Light Construction features FORTIFIED: A weathertight roof is the first line of defense in a storm-resistant house.
IBHS in The Seattle Times: As the winter chill sets in, it’s time to think about protecting your home from the elements.