Ask Angi: 4 tips for preparing your home for severe weather

Hurricane shutters are vital tools to prevent damage to your windows and home. (Dreamstime/TNS)

Hurricane season is descending on some coastal regions, and that means it’s time to prepare for potential weather disasters. However, even if you don’t live in a hurricane zone, every part of the nation runs some kind of weather risk, ranging from tornadoes and storms to floods and earthquakes.