Windows and Doors for Severe Weather

Severe Weather and Your Windows and Doors

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No matter where you live in the country, you likely experience some sort of bad 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 guarding your home from the elements.

Ensure your home is ready with proper planning and protection, offering special attention to your windows and doors and their installation so your home is prepped for extreme weather.

Here are a few easy tips:

  • Make sure you have a quality installation – A quality installation gives you the intended structural integrity and proper water management during weather events.

  • Consider hurricane impact windows and doors – Hurricane impact windows give you added protection to your home from things that might get tossed about in a storm.

  • Take a look at your 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 manage water away from your home during bad weather.

  • Clear the area around your home One of the best things you can do to guard your home is making certain that the surrounding area has no debris or low hanging branches that might crash into your windows and doors. 
If you’re prepped to upgrade or replace your windows or doors, drop by our Lewes showroom to learn more about the different styles and types of window replacement available, or some of our impact protected items, as well as our excellent installation. Or if you’d rather give us a call at 757-208-7052 or arrange an in-home consultation using our online scheduler.
 

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