Today marks the one year anniversary of one of the worst tornado outbreaks in recent history. The rampage of tornadoes across the southeast, especially in Alabama, wreaked havoc and utter destruction. Our thoughts and prayers are with those affected by those terrible storms a year ago.
In response to these storms, states across the southeast are strongly analyzing current building codes, or implementing new codes, in hopes that homes and buildings in the future may better withstand tornadoes. Read further to see how the construction industry will be adapted in the upcoming years.