Severe Weather and Your Windows and Doors
No matter where you live in the country, you probably experience some type of severe weather. From snowstorms to hurricanes, we see many types of extreme weather. And when it does come, it’s comforting 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 prepped with sufficient planning and protection, giving special attention to your windows and doors and their installation so your home is prepared for extreme weather.
Here are a handful of practical tips:
- Be sure
you have a quality installation – A quality installation leaves you with
the intended structural integrity and proper water
management during bad weather.
in to hurricane impact windows and doors – Hurricane impact windows offer added
protection to your home from items that could
get tossed about in a storm.
- Inspect seals – Every window
and door has them, but depending on the age and location of your home, it is in your best interest 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 protect your home is making certain that the surrounding area is clear of debris and low hanging branches that have the chance to crash into your windows and doors.