The Elements

Shaken, Not Stirred

05-22-2022
Earthquakes are classified as natural disasters. We can’t eliminate them. Yet, we can and should prepare to reduce the potential damage.  Whether we are building a new house or retrofitting an existing home, there are solutions that we can implement, to shift an Earthquake from a disaster into an unpleasant event.
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Stormy Weather, Tornadoes

07-11-2022
Tornados can surprise both experienced areas and first-time storm-hit areas, stressing the significance of preparing for extreme events. Read about the design considerations, projects, products, and solutions to properly address storm-related risks, and about strategies and best practices to consider when building a new home or improving an existing one to better weather a storm.
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Building in a Mixed-Dry Climate Zone

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One of the main reasons we build houses is to protect ourselves from the environment. Setting aside extreme environmental events...
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Building Resilience Against Wildfires

03-24-2022
Explore strategies that have been proven to reduce potential damage to your home from wildfire. The specified solutions also provide a good return on your investment.
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Building in a Very Cold Climate Zone

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One of the main reasons we build houses is to protect ourselves from the environment. Setting aside extreme environmental events...
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Stormy Weather, Hurricanes

05-27-2022
Storms directly impact our homes, mainly by applying direct forces on the house frame and elements from high winds and precipitation. Learn various strategies to protect your home from the potential damages of hurricanes.
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Building in a Hot-Humid Climate Zone

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One of the main reasons we build houses is to protect ourselves from the environment. Setting aside extreme environmental events...
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Building in a Hot-Dry Climate Zone

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One of the main reasons we build houses is to protect ourselves from the environment. Setting aside extreme environmental events...
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Warm and Fuzzy (Cold Wave)

04-01-2022
Read about climate resilient strategies to help your home withstand the increasing extreme cold waves.
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Building in Marine Climate Zone

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One of the main reasons we build houses is to protect ourselves from the environment. Setting aside extreme environmental events...
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Building in a Cold Climate Zone

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One of the main reasons we build houses is to protect ourselves from the environment. Setting aside extreme environmental events...
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Reducing Riverine Flood Risks

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Floods are the most common natural disaster in the United States. Explore main strategies that can protect your home from flooding by avoiding floodwater altogether, or by quickly recovering without water damage and mold issues.
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Building in a Mixed-Humid Climate Zone

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One of the main reasons we build houses is to protect ourselves from the environment. Setting aside extreme environmental events...
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