Severe Weather and Your Windows and Doors
No matter where you live in the country, you probably experience some sort of extreme weather. From snowstorms to hurricanes, we encounter many types of bad weather. And when it does hit, it’s encouraging to curl up in your cozy home and wait out the weather knowing your windows and doors are protecting your home from the elements.
Make sure your home is prepared with sufficient planning and protection, offering special attention to your windows and doors and their installation so your home is ready for inclimate weather.
Here are a few easy tips:
- Make sure you have a quality installation – A quality installation leaves you with
the intended structural integrity and correct water
management during severe weather.
in to hurricane impact windows and doors – Hurricane impact windows give you more
protection to your home from items that might
get tossed about in a storm.
- Check seals – Every window
and door has them, but depending on the age and location of your home, it is in
good practice to double check the seals that
help keep water away from your home during severe weather.
- Clear the area around your home – One of the best things you can do to shield your home is making sure the surrounding area is clean of debris and low hanging branches that have the chance to crash into your windows and doors.