Windows and Doors for Severe Weather

Severe Weather and Your Windows and Doors

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No matter where you live in the U.S., you likely experience some sort of extreme weather. From snowstorms to hurricanes, we encounter many types of severe weather. And when it does strike, it’s nice to curl up in your cozy home and wait out the weather knowing your windows and doors are guarding your home from the elements.

Make 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 prepped for bad weather.

Here are a handful of easy tips:

  • Be 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 additional protection to your home from items that might get strewn 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 good practice to double check the seals that help keep water away from your home during bad weather.

  • Clear the area around your home One of the best things you can do to protect your home is being sure that the surrounding area is clear of debris and low hanging branches that might crash into your windows and doors. 
If you’re prepped to upgrade or replace your windows or doors, come by our Nashville showroom to learn more about the number of styles and types of window replacement available, or some of our impact protected products, as well as our quality installation. Or if you’d rather give us a call at 615-348-8786 or arrange an in-home consultation using our online scheduler.
 

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