Hurricane proof house - Fortessa Caribbean 200

Hurricane resistant log home Fortessa Caribbean 200 was designed to withstand CAT5 winds of more than 245 mph 

Hurricane resistant log house

Thick, massive glue laminated timber  walls are made of certified & tested extra strong  GL 24 graded glue laminated beams, this is no cabin. All timber is treated against termites with Axil 3000P.   Lumber is harvested from responsibly managed Scandinavian forests.

Specially designed dovetailed corner joints give extra strength and all walls consists of heavy stainless steel anchors from top to bottom to make this  house extra strong and keep it securely fixed to its foundation. 

Security glass doors and windows are all protected with hurricane proof window shutters.

The roof is a Ruuki Classic Nextgen sheet metal roof from Finland, 6 dB quieter than any other metal roof and, of course, it is hurricane proof. Colors available for roofing are red, white, gray, limestone, and sometimes blue is available on special order.

The colour scheme for your house is up to you, as we can provide all of the colors found in NCS colour charts.

Pricing of a hurricane-resistant home

It is a higher-end, cosy, ecological, European made hurricane-proof  home that can be built fast for a reasonable price.

Price is depending on transport costs, import taxes and other locationdependent costs.

Fortessa model is from  130. 000.- USD .

Delivery times are from 4 months.

Glue  laminated timber  treated with Axil 3000P  is 100% termite proof.

CAT 5 Hurricane-resistant log house

Our houses can stand hurricane winds up to 245 MPH and this is way more than CAT 5  hurricane winds.   Our houses can also be built earthquake proof up to Richter 7. 

Attached is a 3 bedroom / 2 bathroom floor plan.

We will custom design your home.

Now our hurricane proof homes are available in US Virgin Islands.

If you need help  with building permission, ground works etc, contact licensed architect Robert Crane in St. John, you’ll get the best advise from him, he also has wall samples to show you