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FEMA P-804, Wind Retrofit Guide for Residential Buildings (2010)

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The purpose of this Guide is to provide guidance on how to improve the wind resistance of existing residential buildings in Mississippi and across the Gulf Coast. Although this Guide was developed to support initiatives in the Gulf Coast region, the content of this document should serve as guidance on retrofitting existing buildings for improved performance during high-wind events in all coastal regions.
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Wind Retrofit Guide for Residential Buildings (Hardcopy)

  • Print Publication (Hardcopy)

    Distribution Warehouse

    Publication Number: 
    FEMA P-804
    Contact Name: 
    FEMA Distribution Center

    You can order this item from the FEMA Distribution Center. Download the Order Form and provide the resource title, FEMA publication ID #, quantity of each publication requesting, along with your name, address, zip code, and daytime phone #. Note: Some resources might have restrictions on the quantity allowed per order, per customer. Also, please review if the resource is currently backordered.

    You can order hardcopies by emailing, calling or faxing the FEMA Distribution Center using the Order Form

    Work hours for phone orders are M-F: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Eastern Standard Time.

    Contact Phone Number: 
    (800) 480-2520
    Fax Number: 
    (240) 699-0525
December 1, 2010
Wind Retrofit Guide for Residential Buildings (CD)

  • CD-ROM

    Distribution Warehouse

    Publication Number: 
    FEMA P-804
    Contact Name: 
    FEMA Distribution Center

    You can order this item from the FEMA Distribution Center. Download the Order Form and provide the resource title, FEMA publication ID #, quantity of each publication requesting, along with your name, address, zip code, and daytime phone #. Note: Some resources might have restrictions on the quantity allowed per order, per customer. Also, please review if the resource is currently backordered.

    You can order hardcopies by emailing, calling or faxing the FEMA Distribution Center using the Order Form

    Work hours for phone orders are M-F: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Eastern Standard Time.

    Contact Phone Number: 
    (800) 480-2520
    Fax Number: 
    (240) 699-0525
December 1, 2010
Icon for file of type application/pdfWind Retrofit Guide for Residential Buildings (Complete PDF)
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Icon for file of type application/pdfCover and Table of Contents
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Icon for file of type application/pdfChapter 1: Introduction
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Icon for file of type application/pdfChapter 2: Identifying the Risks and Desired Level of Protection
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Icon for file of type application/pdfChapter 3: Evaluating Existing Homes
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Icon for file of type application/pdfChapter 4: Technical Desin and Construction Methods
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Icon for file of type application/pdfChapter 5: Implementing Mitigation Projects
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Icon for file of type application/pdfAppendix A: Fortified for Existing Homes™
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Icon for file of type application/pdfAppendix B: Evaluation Guidance
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Icon for file of type application/pdfAppendix C: Using the Hurricane Wind Module
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Icon for file of type application/pdfAppendix D: References, Resources, and Links
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Icon for file of type application/pdfAppendix E: Acronyms and Abbreviations
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