No matter where you live
in the country, you probably
experience some sort of extreme weather. From
snowstorms to hurricanes, we deal with many types of bad
weather. And when it does strike, it’s comforting
to curl up in your cozy home and wait out the weather knowing your windows and
doors are guarding your home from the elements.
sure your home is prepped with great
planning and protection, paying special attention to your
windows and doors and their installation so your home is ready
for bad weather.
Here are a few practical tips:
- Make sure you have a quality installation – A quality installation provides
the intended structural integrity and best water
management during weather events.
- Check in to hurricane impact windows and doors – Hurricane impact windows offer added
protection to your home from objects that might
get thrown around in a storm.
- Inspect 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 direct water away from your home during bad
- 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 might crash into your
windows and doors.
If you’re prepared
to upgrade or replace your windows or doors, drop by our
North Carolina showroom to hear more about the variety
of styles and types of window replacement available, or some of
our impact protected items, as well as our quality
installation. Or if you’d rather give us a call at 866-539-4196 or set
up an in-home consultation using our online scheduler.