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Florida home contractor uses concrete for hurricane resiliency

From TMS Sustainability E-News
Volume 11, Number 10
May 31, 2019

Delray Beach, Fla.-based Akel Homes offers homes constructed from concrete block to comply with the Florida Building Code requirements for hurricane resistance. The homes also include energy-efficient features and impact-rated windows so "form and function are in complete equilibrium," co-President Alexander Akel says in this article.