A secure home is a home designed to be safe and secure against a variety of potential threats. Designing homes to specifically address the need for security and safety requires a proactive approach that anticipates – and then protects – the home’s occupants, resources, structure, and continuity of operations from multiple hazards. To address this growing need in our geographical area, as a specialized service within Hurt Architecture & Planning P.A., Secure By Design offers custom secure home design and consulting to our clients throughout Western North Carolina.
All facilities, including homes, face a certain level of risk associated with various threats. These threats may be the result of natural events, accidents, or intentional acts to cause harm. The first step in designing a secure home is to understand the risks posed by these potential threats.
Custom secure homes are designed to meet each client’s specific security requirements, while also