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How to Prep for Hurricane Damage Repair


How to Prep for Hurricane Damage Repair
No one knows exactly when, where, or how intensely a hurricane will hit. Weather stations now have astounding technology to make their predictions more accurate, but they are always still predictions. Nature can change so quickly and dramatically in a short period of time that it is best to always be prepared for the event of a hurricane. Preparation should include emergency kits, food and water storage, an evacuation plan, a return plan, and a plan for hurricane damage repair.

Although the wind from hurricanes can cause a lot of damage, the greater issue is generally the huge amount of water that a hurricane brings with it. Because of rain and flooding, areas that are hit by a hurricane generally require a great deal of hurricane damage repair. Here is a list of just a few ways you can prep for these types of repairs.

Take pictures for proof of damage to send to your insurance company.
Send in claims to your insurance.
Do basic cleanup, including throwing away debris in and around your house and disposing of furniture or household items that are damaged beyond repair.
Determine what will need to be fixed or replaced in your home.
Recognize that you need professional help and don’t try to fix electrical issues, roofing or ceiling damage, or gas leaks.
Even if an area isn’t hit by the actual hurricane, it can still experience a lot of damage from the excessive rain and flooding of a nearby hurricane. With this in mind, it’s important to be prepared and have a plan of action for hurricane damage repair in place.

Some Hurricane property owners decide to do remodeling additions to their homes or commercial buildings since there are doing restoration any way. If so, call Newell Cheatheam of Newell’s Designs and get a complimentary design quote for the design. 281.392.3034. www.newellsdesigns.com

The Future Of Residential Housing – Zero Energy Housing 09.2017

ZERO ENERGY HOUSING
The concept of insulated panels has previously been used in commercial building projects only. Bondor has now developed an insulated panel InsulWall® specifically for residential applications. Together with the already popular roofing product SolarSpan®, InsulWall® is expected to revolutionise Australian housing design and construction.

Australia’s new 6-Star Energy Efficiency requirement for new homes will demand significant advancements in the choice of materials for Australian residential construction practices.

Insulated Construction Australia will demonstrate how uncomplicated the system can be to build an aesthetically pleasing home that meets and exceeds thermal performance requirements. Using technology that enables people to save on future energy bills by providing an affordable energy efficient family home of the future which requires significantly less construction time.

Real Estate Center- Texas Talk

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InHouston Katy Business Professional Networking Mixer

Newell Cheatheam of Newell’s Designs Schudules and hosts August 15th, 2017 InHouston Katy Business Professional Networking Mixer
Come out this month and enjoy networking with some of Katy’s wonderful business owners. Lots of business to be generated with our wonderful group of members. Meet new folks to grow your business to the next level. This Mixer was founded in 2008 by Newell Cheatheam and InHoston Business Professional Networking. Bring a lot of business cards. Donate a door prize and promote your business. RSVP: InHouston Katy
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Newell Cheatheam of Newell’s Designs Retained for New Residential Project Design

We are pleased to announce that #NewellCheatheam #NewellsDesigns has been retained as #buildingDesigners of a 3700 s.f 1.2 million dollar home by Branchwood Builders, LLC to be built in the upper kirby area of Houston, Texas. Cheatheam as designed over 4,000 residential and commercial projects over the years.

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Building designer Newell Cheatheam judges Victoria Parade of Homes

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Katy, Texas — International Building Designer Newell Cheatheam, AIBD, CPBD and  President of Newell’s Designs www.newellsdesigns.com of  Katy, Tx.  was one of the five judges that helped  judge the Victoria Builders Association http://vctbuilders.org  – Parade of Homes, Victoria, Texas on April 29. Builder members of National Association Home Builders from around Texas helped judge the parade along with Cheatheam.

Newell Cheatheam, International Building Designer Designs Offices for PFP Technology, LLC

  

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Newell Cheatheam, International Building Designer Designs Offices for PFP Technology, LLC

Newell Cheatheam, C.P.B.D., A.I.B.D., T.I.B.D., International Building Designer and President of Newell’s Designs, Katy, TX International Building Designer Newell Cheatheam, President of Newell’s Designs of Katy, Texas www.newellsdesigns.com recently finished construction drawings for 2 levels of offices with a total 2100 s.f. to be built in a new 25,000 metal building FAB shop for PFP Technology, LLC www.pfptechnology.com  to be built at 29387 Goynes Rd, Katy, TX.  Ruma Deysarkar of PFP Technology will be the project manager for the project.

Newell Cheatheam, C.P.B.D., A.I.B.D., T.I.B.D. has designed commercial projects all the way to Mongolia by China. In 2008 Cheatheam designed 14 – 30 ft. concrete domes for a Children’s Dorm Center for Jerry Smith of LifeQuest Ministries Mongolia http://tinyurl.com/3z6uvst. – See more at: http://www.guidrynews.com/story.aspx?id=1000036028#sthash.5eGyNqaD.dpuf

 

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Newell Cheatheam / Newell’s Designs Designs Projects

Katy, Texas. Newell Cheatheam, FAIBD, CPBD, TIBD , Building Designer/President of Newell’s Designswww.newellsdesigns.com of Katy, Texas announces the firm is designing a 1232 s.f. remodel 2nd floor to a 3700 s.f. one story home at 3202 Wellspring Drive, Fulshear, Tx, Weston Lakes. Continue reading

Newell Cheatheam Designs RV-Storage and Spec Houses

International and national award winning building designer Newell Cheatheam, C.P.B.D., A.I.B.D., T.I.B.D. of Newell’s Designs, Katy,www.newellsdesigns.com has completed project plans for a 58,588 s.f. two RV/Boat metal buildings and one  climate control building proposed to be built on 3.96 acres West of  Katy, by Ward-Brown Partners LLC with offices in Houston and Katy, Texas.

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