How to prepare your house for climate change

Electrifying a house with solar energy eliminates fossil fuel costs and greenhouse gas emissions. PHOTO: BLOOMBERG
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Living on a warming planet requires protecting your home from threats exacerbated by climate change. But protection doesn't only mean playing defence: In addition to anticipating extreme weather, home owners can make proactive upgrades to save themselves headaches and money, and to avoid unnecessary emissions.

Here are four ways to climate-proof your home.

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