FEMA Offering Disaster Mitigation Advice in Florida

The information to be offered by disaster mitigation specialists is intended for everyone, according to the agency, which says they topics to be covered include flood insurance, elevating utilities, and rebuilding flooded homes.

FEMA is making some of its disaster mitigation specialists available in home improvement stores in various Florida locations through Nov. 11 to offer home improvement tips and techniques, proven methods to prevent or reduce damage from future disasters, and advice for building hazard-resistant homes.

The information they'll offer is intended for everyone, according to the agency, which says they topics to be covered include flood insurance, elevating utilities, and rebuilding flooded homes.

Free reference booklets with information on preventing and reducing damage from future disasters will be available. More information about strengthening property can be found at https://www.fema.gov/protect-your-property.

The advisers will be available at Lowe's stores in Sebring, Estero, Miami, and Kissimmee. For more recovery information, visit www.FEMA.gov/IrmaFL.

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