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Old 11-12-2009, 10:44 PM   #1
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protection from hail

what is the best temporary way to protect from hail damage storing anAS outdoors while a garage is under construction?Cover?Canopy?seems like we have hail often in Texas.

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Old 11-12-2009, 10:58 PM   #2
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Old 11-13-2009, 04:17 AM   #3
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Any cover that is in contact with the trailer will be of no benefit. Temporary structures will likely catch the wind, that usually comes with the hail, and blow away. A heavy duty awning with clearance above the trailer, with sufficient overhang and really great tie downs might be of some benefit. We got caught in a hailstorm this summer and most damage was caused on one side because of the high wind propelling the hail at high velocity.
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Old 11-13-2009, 05:12 AM   #4
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Covered RV storage rental yard is we utilized when living in Texas. Other than that...pray and hope the contractor gets finsihed before the infamous Texas Spring storms strike! Good luck.
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Old 11-13-2009, 08:32 AM   #5
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You could construct an inexpensive
PVC grid frame in a rectangular shape
to go on top of your trailer...such that
the grid frame could be tied on w/ nylon
cords to prevent blowing off. Then - skin
the grid frame with a canvas or tarp or
other material....
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