The devastation from Hurricane Harvey in southern Texas is reminiscent of Katrina in many ways. However, this event is bigger according to the National Weather Service. With most of the city underwater, cleanup will take years.
Stafford Barnett, who you may know from KPEL's Winging-It Wednesday, and whose home flooded last August, has come up with a way to protect his home by using a unique device that he built. He was kind enough to share pictures, and instructions on how to build one for yourself.