— Dr. Steve Lyons, Hurricane Expert,
The Weather Channel
Typical reinforcement methods for Wind Rated Garage Doors
FACT: About 80% of residential wind damage starts with wind entry through the garage door.
FACT: Less than 30% of homes in hurricane prone areas have adequate garage door wind load reinforcement systems.
FACT: Fewer than 50% of consumers in hurricane prone areas know that their garage doors are required to meet building code criteria for wind pressures.
FACT: Winds can stay above hurricane strength many miles inland. Hurricane Hugo (1989) battered Charlotte, North Carolina—about 175 miles inland—with gusts to near 100 mph.
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