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 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.
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 prepped
for bad weather.
Here are a handful
of easy tips:
- Ensure a quality installation – A quality installation leaves you with
the intended structural integrity and proper water
management during severe weather.
- Check in to hurricane impact windows and doors – Hurricane impact windows offer more
protection to your home from things that might
get tossed about in a storm.
- Check 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 manage 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 sure the surrounding
area has no debris or low
hanging branches that could crash into your
windows and doors.
If you’re ready
to upgrade or replace your windows or doors, drop by our
Grand Rapids 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 616-201-0206 or schedule an in-home consultation using our online scheduler.