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FEMA offers free resources for property owners rebuilding after disaster


Last updated 5/16/2016 at Noon

FEMA offers a wide range of free resources for Texas homeowners and businesses who are making repairs or rebuilding after a disaster.

FEMA maintains an extensive online library, including bilingual and multimedia resources, which describes the measures contractors or do-it-yourselfers can take to reduce risks to property. FEMA publications can be viewed online and downloaded to any computer.

To find mitigation resources online, go to the FEMA website Find out how taking action now — before the next disaster — can reduce human and financial costs later. The page also provides links to additional information that answers What is Mitigation?link and Why does it matter?link.

Texans recovering from disaster can find state-specific mitigation resources online at

Find out how to protect your property at This page offers a comprehensive overview of available publications to help protect your home or business against hazards such as earthquakes, fire, floods and high winds.

For more information about how to protect your property or business from disaster check out and also get the specifics on how to:

For more information on the Texas recovery from the April storms go to or the Texas Division of Emergency Management website

Follow FEMA on Twitter @femaregion6.


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