Hurricane proof log house ‘Fortessa Caribbean 200‘ is designed to withstand winds over 245 miles per hour
Hurricane proof log house Fortessa Caribbean 200 was designed to withstand winds of more than 245 mph and this is even faster than Hurricane Irma was in 2017.
Hurricane proof log house construction:
Thick, massive glue laminated timber walls are made of certified & tested extra strong GL 24 graded glue laminated beams. All timber is treated against termites with Axil 3000P. Lumber is harvested from responsibly managed Scandinavian forests.
Dovetailed corner joints give extra strength and all walls consists of heavy stainless steel anchors from top to bottom to make the log 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-proof house:
It is a higher-end, cosy, ecological, European made hurricane-proof house that can be purchased for a reasonable price.
Price is depending on transport costs, import taxes and other location–dependent costs.
Fortessa model is from around 130. 000.- USD including montage.
Delivery times are from 4 months.
Termite-proof log house
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.
Now our hurricane proof houses 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.