The Real Deal Miami

State remodel boost takes some work

August 11, 2008 11:31AM

The My Safe Florida Home program, which offered free inspections and grants to make homes more hurricane-safe, accepted writer Eve Samples’ application and provided up to $5,000 in matching grants to do some renovations to her house. Her checklist for safety upgrades and aesthetic improvements is a good step-by-step summary of what South Florida homeowners should think about as they prepare for hurricane season.