No matter where you live
in the United States, you likely
experience some form of bad weather. From
snowstorms to hurricanes, we deal with many types of extreme
weather. And when it does come, it’s encouraging
to curl up in your cozy home and wait out the weather knowing your windows and
doors are shielding your home from the elements.
sure your home is ready with sufficient
planning and protection, giving special attention to your
windows and doors and their installation so your home is prepped
for extreme weather.
Here are a handful
of simple tips:
- Make sure you have a quality installation – A quality installation leaves you with
the intended structural integrity and best water
management during severe weather.
- Check in to hurricane impact windows and doors – Hurricane impact windows give you more
protection to your home from objects that could
get tossed about in a storm.
a look at your seals – Every window
and door has them, but depending on the age and location of your home, it is a good idea to double check the seals that
help direct water away from your home during a weather event.
- Clear the area
around your home – One of the best things you can do to protect
your home is making certain that the surrounding
area is clean of debris and low
hanging branches that have the chance to crash into your
windows and doors.
If you’re ready
to upgrade or replace your windows or doors, come by our
Birmingham showroom to hear more about the different styles and types of window replacement available, or some of
our impact protected offerings, as well as our excellent
installation. Or if you’d rather give us a call at 877-680-9617 or schedule an in-home consultation using our online scheduler.