No matter where you live
in the country, you likely
experience some form of severe weather. From
snowstorms to hurricanes, we deal with many types of severe
weather. And when it does come, 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.
sure your home is prepared with great
planning and protection, offering special attention to your
windows and doors and their installation so your home is prepared
for bad weather.
Here are a couple practical tips:
- Make sure you have a quality installation – A quality installation gives you
the intended structural integrity and proper water
management during bad weather.
- Check in to hurricane impact windows and doors – Hurricane impact windows offer additional
protection to your home from objects that might
get tossed about in a storm.
a look at your 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 protect
your home is making certain that the surrounding
area is clear of debris and low
hanging branches that could crash into your
windows and doors.
If you’re prepared
to upgrade or replace your windows or doors, drop by our
Traverse City showroom to hear more about the number of styles and types of window replacement available, or some of
our impact protected offerings, as well as our top-notch
installation. Or if you’d rather give us a call at 231-538-2175 or schedule an in-home consultation using our online scheduler.