Storm and Wind Resistance

Blooming Bamboo House: A Cheap Prototype for Disaster-Proof Housing
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Blooming Bamboo House: A Cheap Prototype for Disaster-Proof Housing

H&P Architects doubles down on bamboo to develop a housing prototype that can... More

Three Weather-Ready Beach Houses
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Three Weather-Ready Beach Houses

These projects show that water-centric houses can be beautiful and resilient. More

These Affordable, Lego-Inspired Homes are Earthquake-Resistant
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These Affordable, Lego-Inspired Homes are Earthquake-Resistant

Renowned architect Anupama Kundoo shows her Full Fill Homes at this year's Venice... More

Deltec's Hurricane-Proof Homes Weather the Storm
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Deltec's Hurricane-Proof Homes Weather the Storm

5,000 Deltec Homes have been built in the past 50 years, and not one has been lost... More

How a Building Shakes During an Earthquake, Visualized
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How a Building Shakes During an Earthquake, Visualized

The US Geological Survey was able to model how an Alaskan building shook during a... More

An Earthquake-Resistant Building Made with Carbon Fabric
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An Earthquake-Resistant Building Made with Carbon Fabric

The building, resembling a giant spider web, is the world’s first seismic... More

Nine Storm-Ready Home Products for Hurricane Season
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Nine Storm-Ready Home Products for Hurricane Season

Exterior products are the most vulnerable to severe storms. Here are nine that can... More

Mapping Investment in Resilient Infrastructure
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Mapping Investment in Resilient Infrastructure

As cities grow, the biggest infrastructure erodes more quickly. While... More

Top States and Cities Exposed to Storm Surge Damage
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Top States and Cities Exposed to Storm Surge Damage

CoreLogic's 2014 Storm Surge Report estimates the number of single-family homes... More

AIA Presents ‘Designing Recovery’ Awards
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AIA Presents ‘Designing Recovery’ Awards

The AIA has concluded an ideas competition aimed at designing disaster-responsive... More

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