With long delays predicted for permanent repairs they needed a solution that would keep each home watertight and weatherproof for over a year. See what protecting a whole community complex from the weather looks like.
It’s been 8 months since Hurricane Michael hit Florida pounding its coast & Mexico Beach, but the area is still in clean up mode, just as hurricane season is about to hit again. There is one damaged home that’s ready for the next hurricane season.
‘It was a simple and smart decision to switch to Stormseal. The product sells itself,’ said Adam Cherup. ‘We love it,’ agreed Brittany, Adam’s wife. ‘It’s opened up more business for us and promotes professionalism, which we really value.’ Adam and Brittany own and operate Pit Crew Roofing and Repair, headquartered in Melbourne, Florida, with…
In the wake of Hurricane Michael, the importance of well-trained and accredited roofing contractors to carry out Florida’s rebuilding work and ensure the state’s long-term resilience has been clearly brought into focus. It’s not possible to have highly qualified workers without expertly staffed, purpose-built training facilities, and that’s where the FRSA Educational Foundation Training Center plays a vital role in preparing crews from around the nation.
Our first photo comes from Matthew Lennox of Stormseal USA LLC, an Australian-based company who opened their first U.S. location in W. Palm Beach, FL. Thanks for the amazing photo Matthew!”
Leaders through innovation for fall protection training and exclusive providers of Stormseal Installation Accreditation are offering a two day Fall protection and Accreditation training at our purpose-built training facility in Amarillo, TX.
As seen in FRSA Florida Roofing Magazine: Stormseal is a game changer for Florida hurricane repair roofers
As any roofer knows, this tarpaulin setup is a far from ideal solution. Tarps frequently require replacement, because they leak, tear, blow off, or collapse under the weight of pooling rainwater. Tarp failures cause further trauma to residents and more property damage, escalating claims and labour costs.
Hurricane Michael hit Florida’s Panhandle in October 2018. Winds up to 160 mph and a huge storm surge caused $18.4 billion in damage, primarily to property and infrastructure, with Mexico Beach and Panama City suffering the worst. After the devestation, Stormseal installers leapt into action to aid recovery, securing numerous Florida homes with protection that lasted for several months. (more…)
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is predicting with a 70-percent confidence level that the U.S. will see an above normal 2020 hurricane season. They expect there to be 13-19 named storms, six to 10 of which could grow into hurricanes.
With hurricane season coming, we want to remind contractors that now is the time to get their crews trained on how to install the system. We’ve partnered with Safety Solutions & Supply in Mulberry, Florida to be able to continue offering training to certify contractors as installers.