Posts Tagged ‘hurricane’

Hurricane Ian: Florida Film Companies Provide Updates

Sep 30th, 2022

The White House declared a major disaster in Florida over the devastation caused by Hurricane Ian on Thursday. More than 2.5 million customers across Florida were without power Thursday morning, according to NBC News. Many of those in Lee County have no way to communicate yet, but WINDOW FILM magazine reached out to those in […]

Florida Still Reeling Following Ban of ‘Hurricane-Resistant’ Film Sales

May 28th, 2014

Hurricane Preparedness Week, which runs May 25 through May 31, has some window film dealers marketing their services to customers looking to ready their homes for the seasonal weather. But dealers in Florida, the most hurricane-prone state, are still struggling to offer their services to consumers. Florida HB 849, which went into effect July 1, […]

IBHS Urges Participation in National PrepareAThon

Apr 29th, 2014

The Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety (IBHS) joined with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in the first National PrepareAThon on April 30, which will help home and business owners become better prepared for natural disasters. “Research shows that communities, families and individuals who prepare in advance for possible disasters are better able […]

Florida AG Calls Hurricane Films a Scam; Are They?

Jul 24th, 2013

Florida attorney general Pam Bondi, recently claimed companies encouraging consumers to install hurricane-resistant films as hurricane protection are running a scam, but are they really? In a recent statement, Bondi says, “As homeowners prepare for hurricane season, they should be cautious when purchasing window films that claim to safeguard their homes from hurricanes. The Florida […]