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HOW TO BUILD A FIRE-RESISTANT HOME
(Starts at 32:40)
The Thomas Fire destroyed more than 1,000 structures last year, but John Davis’s home in Ojai survived. And it wasn’t all luck. An architect by trade, Davis built the home to be fire-resistant using special building materials and strategies to protect his home from the ever-intensifying wildfires California faces.
- John Davis, architect