Get Home Repair Advice May 21-25 in Trujillo Alto

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GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico –  As the people of Puerto Rico repair and rebuild homes, FEMA has teamed with National Lumber and Kmart to provide free information and tips on how to make homes stronger and safer.

FEMA advisors are available on May 21-25 at the following locations:

Kmart                                                           

Carr. # 3 PR 181 
Plaza Trujillo Alto Shopping Center   
Trujillo Alto, PR 00976
787-755-7025
Hours: 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.     

National Lumber

Expreso Trujillo Alto Km 1 Hm 1
Trujillo Alto, PR 00976                                 
787-283-8730
Hours: 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.                                                                              

FEMA specialists can answer questions and offer home improvement tips and proven methods to prevent or reduce damage from the next disaster. Specialists will also suggest techniques to build hazard-resistant homes. Most of the information and free publications provided are aimed at do-it-yourself work and general contractors.

Recovery topics include flood insurance, elevating utilities and rebuilding flooded homes.

All information and assistance are available in English and Spanish.

For information on hurricane season preparedness and Puerto Rico’s recovery from Hurricane María, visit fema.gov/disaster/4339.

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Disaster recovery assistance is available without regard to race, color, religion, nationality, sex, age, disability, English proficiency or economic status. If you or someone you know has been discriminated against, call FEMA toll-free at 800-621-FEMA (3362) 711/VRS - Video Relay Service). Multilingual operators are available. (Press 2 for Spanish). TTY call 800-462-7585.

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