If you live along the Gulf Coast of the United States or in the great state of Florida along the giant sandbar or even if you live on the East Coast of the United States you know that home improvements and hurricanes go together. Home Depot and Lowes also know this and this is why in their home improvement sections they have storm shutters you can buy which can withstand a category 5 hurricane.
In fact in one ad that I saw the storm shutters were intact but the house had totally collapsed. In other words the storm shutters were stronger than the house itself. It is nice to know that there are entrepreneurs and specialty companies out there who can make storm shutters that can actually withstand a category 5 hurricane, as that is very impressive.
Storm shutters do not cost that much in large retail outlets, which sell them such as Home Depot and many have credit programs, which you can pay on time. It makes sense to protect your largest investment; your home. If you live in a known hurricane region it makes sense to consider home improvements, which will protect yourself and your family, as well as your assets. Consider storm shutters during this 2006 Atlantic tropical hurricane season, which promises to be a very severe season. Think on this in 2006.