High-wind forces pose unique dangers — and thus unique challenges — to building structures. Whether you’re a specifier, builder or homeowner, our state-of-the art design solutions and comprehensive resources can help you prepare and protect structures against damage due to high-wind events. From our extensively tested products to a wealth of tools and training, we have the knowledge and the products to keep your building safe and strong.
As a contractor, you perform the critical task of installing hardware that can help safeguard a structure’s integrity during a high-wind event. View resources on designing and building for wind.
Your role as an inspector demands a comprehensive understanding of a region’s high-wind guidelines, so you can accurately assess whether or not structures have been designed and constructed to code.
As a building Designer or technical advisor, you need documentation and professional software that will help you recommend the best materials and products for building to withstand high-wind events.
If you live in a high-wind region, you’re likely familiar with the damage that can be caused by events like hurricanes and tornadoes. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to help protect your home.