Roofing Legislation Calls For Voluntary Certification SystemTexas is the only Gulf state that has zero roofing regulations, but a new bill being considered by state lawmakers could change that. The legislation is calling for a voluntary certification system.
Major Storm Damage After Rain, Floods & High-Water RescuesHeavy rain and floods took dozens of North Texas drivers by surprise -- leading to more than 40 high-water rescues in Fort Worth. In the course of a few hours, firefighters responded to more than 200 calls for help.
Before Evening Rain North Texans Clean Up Storm DamageLight rain showers are expected late Tuesday night, but they won’t be anything like what blew across North Texas on Monday. Tuesday afternoon workers were busy repairing damage done to homes by the high winds and lightning strikes.
Storms Cause Major Damage At Dallas Church, AgainHigh winds caused damage in west Dallas. A church off Westmoreland, near Canada Drive, had the exterior wall of the building blown away. The CBS 11 Radar indicted winds as high as 80 mph in some places, as the storms came through.
Residents Replacing Historic Tile Damaged By StormsDamage estimates by one trade group put last month's raging Dallas hailstorm among the worst ever recorded here -- early $2 billion. The wreckage has some local homeowners facing an additional as they try to replace damaged roofs.
Local Permit Offices Helping Dallas Hailstorm VictimsIt’s estimated that tens of thousands of Dallas homes and some 60,000 vehicles in the area were damaged during the June 13 hailstorm. Now some of the hardest hit residents are getting help with the paperwork needed to start home repairs.
Thunderstorm, Stiff Winds Cause Damage in Terrell