Rollshield: Protecting What Can’t Be Seen: Making the Difference It’s obvious, shutters can be seen, so they are the first things most people think of when protecting their home against high winds. But shuttering windows is only one of the recommended activities. It’s what you can’t see that can make a big difference.
In Florida, when we think of hurricanes our primary concern is the wind damage caused by hurricanes.
By anchoring the walls to the foundation, the first floor to the second floor and the walls to the roof, you establish a connection of roof to foundation and your home can resist the various forces that exist when winds push on your roof and walls, and penetrate your home.