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As wildfires get hotter and more common, these start-ups are helping people protect their homes

Posted On: Jan 24, 2022   |   Posted By: CNBC

Homeowners are looking for new tech that can harden their properties against natural disasters that are increasing in frequency as a result of global warming.

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