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The Weather Channel's Danny Lipford has tips on preparing for hurricane season

The 2014 hurricane season begins on June 1st and while it can be easy to overlook storm preparedness until your local meteorologist starts naming storms, it's best to start preparing before your stores sell out of the basics.

While stocking up on essential items, like food and water, are automatic actions for most, there are other important things that homeowners need to do ahead of time to protect their home.

The Weather Channel's Danny Lipford shares his top tips to help prepare for summer storm season.

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