Guard Against Home Repair Scams After Irma
- Tuesday, 24 October 2017 16:42
Avoid shady contractors in the wake of hurricanes and other natural disasters.
Natural disasters like Hurricane Irma can bring out the best in people, but they can also bring out the worst. You might have heard of price gouging going on during the first few days after the storm when resources were at a premium, such as charging exorbitant amounts for basic necessities like gas and water. Similar dishonest behaviors can also be seen in the construction industry, unfortunately, where unscrupulous individuals pose as bonafide experts. Homeowners looking to get repairs done cheaply can fall victim to fake construction companies and contractors who are neither licensed nor insured. Find tips below to ensure that you steer clear of unlicensed contractors in the wake of hurricane Irma and in the future.
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Assistance for Hurricane Irma Damage
- Saturday, 14 October 2017 22:03
If needed, find additional resources for damage caused by Hurricane Irma.
Hurricane Irma caused billions of dollars’ worth of damage. If you’re home or business sustained a portion of that damage, you’ve got resources to help repair damages. Find your options below.
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Hurricane Irma Update
- Wednesday, 04 October 2017 14:36
Due to the impact of Hurricane Irma, we are working as quickly and efficiently as possible to resume normal operations. Our team is currently in the process of contacting all clients with a status update on your project. If you have questions you can reach us at 239-303-0099 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org Thank you for your patience.
Q&A on FEMA Concerning Assistance After Hurricane Irma
- Monday, 25 September 2017 00:13
Read a Q&A concerning the Federal Emergency Management Agency, or FEMA
Hurricane Irma ravaged much of Florida as it swept up the state on September 10th, packing high winds, a lot of rains, and considerable flooding. There are few homes or businesses that went untouched; many people sustained major damage to their homes from the storm. The Federal Emergency Management Agency, or FEMA, is the government department responsible for coordinating assistance, aid, and response during a disaster. Read a Q&A below about FEMA.
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Resources for Homeowners and Business Owners for Hurricane Irma Damages
- Monday, 18 September 2017 23:55
See the resources available to Florida homeowners for damages from Hurricane Irma.
Hurricane Irma blew through just about all of Florida in early September, bringing high winds, torrential rains, and flooding. Many homes, businesses, and industries sustained major damage from the serious storm. Explore the resources available to help you get through the disaster, rebuild, and resume the normality of everyday life.
Resources for Homeowners and Business Owners
The following information is part of a 2017 Hurricane Recovery Resource Guide
put together by Congressman Mario Dias-Balart and his staff.
For an immediate life-threatening emergency, call 9-1-1
For non-emergency assistance, call 2-1-1
: 1-800-621-3362 or 1-800-462-7585 for the speech/hearing-impaired. Apply for disaster aid online at www.fema.gov
Small Business Administration (SBA) Disaster Assistance Center
: 1-800-659-2955; online at http://www.sba.gov/content/disaster-assistance
Emergency Management Collier
: (239) 252-3600 http://www.colliergov.net/your-government/divisions-a-e/emergency-management
: (863) 674-5400 http://www.hendryfla.net/emergency_management.php
: (305) 468-5400 http://www.miamidade.gov/fire/emergency-management.asp
Map of shelters and quick facts
American Red Cross
: Disaster and Emergency Assistance: http://www.redcross.org/find-help
South Florida Office
: (305) 644-1200
: 1-(800) 733-2767
Florida Emergency Assistance
: 1-800-342-3557 or online at http://www.floridadisaster.org/index.asp
Connect with Evacuees
If there’s any way Hendry Aluminum can help, don’t hesitate to contact us