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Has your home ever been destroyed by a tornado or "straight-line winds", specifi

  1. Laura Schneider profile image92
    Laura Schneiderposted 4 years ago

    Has your home ever been destroyed by a tornado or "straight-line winds", specifically?

    Did you move or rebuild? How long did it take before you were living back in "your" house again? Where did you live in the mean time? Did you ever recover financially? Emotionally? Did you lose all of your possessions, or were some salvageable? What advice would you give to others whose houses may, in the future, be, "gone with the winds"?

  2. lisasuniquevoice profile image73
    lisasuniquevoiceposted 4 years ago

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    Laura,
    We had straight-line winds come through Michigan a couple of years ago. They knocked down a tree way in the back, and they snapped another one and it fell on the house. I thought it was a tornado that had landed, and I didn't really find out what it was until I watched the news. We did not have to move out while the roof was being repaired.
    Lisa

    1. Laura Schneider profile image92
      Laura Schneiderposted 4 years agoin reply to this

      Oh my goodness, I'm so sorry to hear that! You must have mourned the loss of those trees, too. You're lucky you didn't have to move out of your house while the roof was being repaired!

  3. cebutouristspot profile image75
    cebutouristspotposted 4 years ago

    I experience the wind rip out our home roof. Nothing much you ca do to prevent those thing when nature decide it want to do it.   

    It was horrible at first to see your home/security destroyed

    It took us over a week to got it fix.

    We still stay at home as it was only the roof

 
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