Cyclones, heavy showers and highly damaging storms are prevalent in Queensland especially during summer. How can you be prepared for the Queensland storms and cyclones to come?
Despite being a Sunshine State, it’s not always bright with blue skies. There are times when nature dictates conditions and rain and storms show up. As such, we have prepared some helpful tips to get you prepared effectively for future storms and cyclones in Queensland.
Ways to storm-proof your home
You can safeguard your home from Queensland’s damaging storms by:
- Cutting back trees in your yard and moving dead branches away from your house
- Proper maintenance of your roof by clearing roof gutters, fastening loose tiles and repairing any sealing leaks
- Installing strong shutters or metal screens to prevent windows from breaking particularly if you reside in a cyclone-prone area
- Having your storm emergency plan
If you need any assistance, contact the SES on 132 500.
See the full article here: How Can You Be Prepared For Queensland Storms And Cyclones?
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