Storm Shelter? Safe Room? Build Your Own Ultimate Secure Shelter [INFOGRAPHIC]
Safety is a significant issue for every homeowner and eliminating unsafe situations inside the home should be a top priority. Proper installation and usage of electrical and gas lines, carbon…
3 Steps to Prepare for Georgia’s Spring Storms
On a balmy March evening in 2008, disaster struck downtown Atlanta. Forecasters thought there was only about a two percent risk of a tornado in the area. But at 9:26pm,…
Lessons From The World’s First Indoor Hailstorm [VIDEO]
Who would take the time to fashion hailstones from a mix of tap water and seltzer water in a special laboratory, and then fire them at a variety of roofs,…
8 Storm Preparedness Tips for Your Small Business
When you’re running a bakery, an interior decorating practice, or a dry cleaners, a tornado, earthquake or hurricane may seem like the last of your worries. But all the hard…
Allstate National Catastrophe Team
On Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, millions of people were getting ready for Sandy—what meteorologists described as a “strikingly powerful” storm. But while many people were doing what they could to…
Blackout! How to Prepare for a Power Outage
Plan for the possibility of a power outage now, instead of scrambling for a flashlight when the lights go out. These are four categories to keep in mind when planning…
Busting Storm Safety Myths: The Truth Behind 4 Urban Legends
Batten down the hatches! Our Storm Crew is busting some of the most common storm safety myths and sharing weather safety tips. Growing up with a father who loved chasing…