No matter where you live
in the United States, you probably
experience some sort of extreme weather. From
snowstorms to hurricanes, we encounter many types of severe
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.
sure your home is ready with great
planning and protection, paying special attention to your
windows and doors and their installation so your home is prepared
for bad weather.
Here are a handful
of easy tips:
- Be 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 more
protection to your home from objects that could
get strewn about in a storm.
- Check seals – Every window
and door has them, but depending on the age and location of your home, it is a good idea to double check the seals that
help manage water away from your home during bad
- Clear the area
around your home – One of the best things you can do to guard
your home is being sure that the surrounding
area is clean of debris and low
hanging branches that could crash into your
windows and doors.
If you’re prepped
to upgrade or replace your windows or doors, stop by our
Wilmington showroom to find out more about the number of styles and types of window replacement available, or some of
our impact protected offerings, as well as our quality
installation. Or if you’d rather give us a call at 910-218-9596 or schedule an in-home consultation using our online scheduler.