A FORTIFIED Roof™ provides Focused Protection to keep the roof on and keep water out during hurricanes, high winds, and severe thunderstorms.

It is also Cost-Effective. FORTIFIED Roof standards aren’t particularly extensive or costly compared to other existing roofing methods.

A FORTIFIED Roof™ includes:

  • Ring shank nails to double the strength of the roof connections.
  • A Sealed Roof Deck to keep water out even if the roof covering is lost.
  • Reinforced edges lock everything together.
  • High wind-rated roof covering (shingles, metal, tile, etc.).


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3 Steps to Upgrade to a FORTIFIED Roof™


1 - Find a FORTIFIED Evaluator - Without an Evaluator, you cannot get a FORTIFIED Roof.

    2 - Hire a Roofer- Get three written bids from three different roofers.


      3 - Enjoy Your New Roof and Save Money


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        FORTIFIED Roof™ was created by the Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety (IBHS) to help homeowners keep their roof on and keep water out during hurricanes, high winds, and severe thunderstorms. There are many benefits to installing and owning a FORTIFIED Roof.

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        Over 25,000 homeowners have chosen FORTIFIED to protect their homes and families.

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