Severe Weather and Your Windows and Doors
No matter where you live in the country, you likely experience some form of extreme weather. From snowstorms to hurricanes, we see many types of extreme weather. And when it does come, it’s nice to curl up in your cozy home and wait out the weather knowing your windows and doors are shielding your home from the elements.
Make sure your home is prepped with proper planning and protection, offering special attention to your windows and doors and their installation so your home is ready for bad weather.
Here are a couple simple tips:
- Make sure you have a quality installation – A quality installation gives you
the intended structural integrity and correct water
management during weather events.
- Check in to hurricane impact windows and doors – Hurricane impact windows offer added
protection to your home from items that may
get strewn about in a storm.
- Check 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 keep water away from your home during bad
- 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 clear of debris and low hanging branches that might crash into your windows and doors.