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Home Depot's post-hurricane boom comes at expense of profit

Customers stocked up on less profitable plywood and generators during the natural disasters and that narrowed margins, the company said.The good news is Home Depot continued to benefit from the rebound in housing prices, which spurs owners to spend more on fixing up their properties.

Hurricane Katrina Insurance Issues

For instance, you may be required to have $300,000 of liability insurance on your renters insurance policy and at least $250,000 on an auto insurance policy.Most homeowners' policies carry special "hurricane," "tropical storm" or "named storm" deductibles based on a percentage of a property's insured value.