Dallas Tornadoes

Home Tour Update: Two Properties Pulled From Events Due to Tornado Damage

By Joanna England / October 25, 2019 / 1 Comment

  Two upcoming Dallas home tours will have to close properties from tour-goers due to damage from Sunday’s tornadoes. One tragic loss was to be a highlight of this weekend’s Preservation Dallas Fall Architectural tour. The other is a striking modern by M Gooden Design that was to host the VIP event at the AIA […]

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Lobello Estates Hit Hard by Sunday’s Tornadoes in North Dallas

By Candy Evans / October 25, 2019 / 5 Comments

I’m still unable to get into the area, but I continue to get reports that Lobello Estates, home to some of the area’s most expensive and expansive homes, was hit particularly hard during Sunday’s storms. A friend who lives on Lobello Drive sent me these photos of her natatorium. “Large anodized aluminum beams still standing, […]

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Free Tarps Available for Tornado-Ravaged Homes Near Marsh And Walnut Hill

By Candy Evans / October 24, 2019 / 0 Comments

Just in from Jennifer Staubach Gates’ office in District 13: Dallas Fire Rescue Command at Marsh & Walnut Hill have 50 large contractor grade tarps for residential roofs due to the incoming storm. These were donated by Clear Channel. First come, first serve! My office will be sending a comprehensive newsletter later this evening.  If […]

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How to Clean Up Your Pool After The North Dallas Tornadoes

By Candy's Dirt / October 24, 2019 / 1 Comment

From Staff Reports Homeowners with pools may be unaware of how dangerous the bacteria-filled standing water in their backyard could be.  According to Leslie’s Pool Supplies, a homeowner could face health and safety risks as well as expensive property damage if cleanup isn’t handled correctly. To help homeowners get their pools back to normal after the storm, […]

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Realtors Lease Up Luxury Listings as North Dallas Tornado Victims Scramble For Housing

By Karen Eubank / October 23, 2019 / 1 Comment

Where do you go when you’ve been displaced from your home by the North Dallas tornado? Hotels are booked solid up and down North Central Central Expressway, and frankly, they’re nowhere to keep kids and pets for more than a couple of days. What do you do? You turn to a savvy Dallas Realtor, of […]

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Storm Prep: What You Need In Case Of Emergency

By Nikki Barringer / October 23, 2019 / 0 Comments

In light of the recent storms, we thought we’d dedicate this week to emergency preparedness. Since we’re not experts, we deferred to someone who is – Practical Survival Blog. Below you’ll find links to products they recommend the most. Note: CandysDirt.com may collect a small commission or other compensation from the links on this page. […]

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