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Darius H. Grimes, CRC,CSI,CDT,CWMS, Tam Landis, CBO and David Hankins, NAHCI Home Inspector, My Safe Florida Home Inspector

Darius Grimes Darius H. Grimes, CRC,CSI,CDT,CWMS
President/Founder
Disaster Smart Consulting, Inc

Darius experience combines a diverse 25+ year career in manufacturing, distribution and construction with a talent for complex design and innovative solutions. His many contributions to the construction industry are based on a well developed consultative approach reflecting years of hands-on experience, engineering understanding, and development of installation techniques earning him national industry recognition.

He specializes in the development of products and techniques for mitigating damage from wind and water; improving technical training in regards to installation, and supporting multiple organizations focused on increasing sustainable design in the built environment.

Professional Certification:

  • Florida Certified Residential Contractor – CRC-1327100
  • FLASH Blueprint For Safety- New Construction and Retrofit Contractor
  • Certified Windstorm Mitigation Surveyor- ARA/IntraRisk
  • Certified Construction Documents Technologist- CSI CDT
  • Florida Residential Construction Mitigation Program- Inspector
  • IBHS- Fortified…for safer living® Inspector

    Industry Participation:

  • Member- Construction Specification Institute- Pensacola (President 2005-2007)
  • Vice President (2009-2011)- International Hurricane Protection Association (2004- present)
  • Appointed Member- Florida Building Commission- Shutter and Garage Door Labeling Workgroup
  • Associate Member- Institute for Business and Home Safety
  • Active Charter Member- Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH) Technical
    Advisory Committee; Co-Chair FLASH Partnership Committee
  • Charter Member- Escambia County Windstorm Damage and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee (2003-2006)
  • Associate Member- NW Florida Chapter- Building Officials Association of Florida
  • Member Project Ranking Committee- Escambia County Local Mitigation Strategy
  • Approved Continuing Education Instructor CILB, AIA, CSI, HPU, UWF
  • Member- National Association of Home Builders NAHB (2000- present)



  • Tam Landis Tam Landis, CBO

    Tam Landis, CBO, brings over 25 years experience in enforcing, writing, amending, interpreting, and teaching building codes to the construction industry.



    David Hankins David Hankins, NAHCI Home Inspector, My Safe Florida Home Inspector


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