Image from the Handbook, courtesy of Delaware Sea Grant

Delaware Homeowners Handbook to Prepare for Natural Hazards

Download this Handbook for a handy guide that covers everything from common myths about natural hazards to protecting your property with insurance, as well as adapting to the impacts of climate change.

More than 80 major storms have threatened Delaware’s coast over the past three decades, putting lives and property at risk. This resource suggests practical measures that can keep people safe and minimize damage to homes and property. While it is never possible to eliminate all damage from a natural disaster, homeowners can take action to implement many small and cost-effective steps that could significantly lower their risk.

Last modified
29 January 2021 - 3:00pm