Coastal Areas Face "Combined Flood" Risk from Rain and Surge: Study
There's the risk of hurricane storm surge, and there's the risk of flooding from heavy rain. But what if they both happen at once?
Displaced by Katrina, New Orleans Residents Have Settled in Houston
Ten years ago, tens of thousands of Katrina evacuees landed in Houston — and decided to stay there.
Flooded Homeowners Wary of FEMA Claim Review Offer
Homeowners who have been through the flood insurance claims process once are...
Looking Back at Hurricane Andrew — 23 Years Ago
Monday marked the 23-year anniversary of Hurricane Andrew.
New York City Disputes FEMA Floodplain Maps
Thousands of homes have been misclassified as having a 1% or greater annual flood...
Could New Orleans Handle Another Katrina?
Experts question whether New Orleans is adequately protected. The city's rebuilt...
Long Island Windstorm Spotlights Vulnerable Grid
It was no hurricane or tornado — but a recent thunderstorm squall line crossing...
Sandy Rebuilding Boosts a Modular Builder
When a house needs replacing on the insurance company dime, the speed and economy...
New Jersey Sandy Aid Shows Up Inland, Away from Storm Zone
Two years after Hurricane Sandy devastated the Jersey shore, recovery policies are taking heat from critics.
New High-Wind Construction Guides Released
The latest update of the American Wood Council’s high-wind framing cookbooks serve...