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Hurricanes: Science and Society
Photo shows roof tie-down clips installed.
Roof tie-down clips
Example of roof tie-down clip in a homeowner's attic. Roof tie-down clips connect the roof deck to a home's framing and these clips, or connectors, provide a continuous Load Path from roof to foundation, helping to increase the home's resistance to hurricane force winds.
Image courtesy of My Safe Florida Home