Broward County in Florida is so vulnerable to hurricanes and tropical storms, the county puts out a guide to hurricane preparedness and safety. If you live in Broward County, they recommend that you have a plan, and that you secure your home. There are many things that should be done to prepare for a hurricane,….
So, you’re considering getting hurricane impact, or impact-resistant windows. But you’re not sure what the cost of installing the windows or doors is, and you don’t want to commit to them without finding out. What can you do? Most dealers and installers of hurricane impact windows will give you a free quote, without obligation on….
You probably know that hurricane impact windows can protect your home from the high winds and wind-borne debris thrown by a hurricane or a tropical storm. You probably also know that they are the only windows in Florida not required to be covered by hurricane shutters. You might also know that they can save you….
New Florida Building Codes mandate installing hurricane shutters over every window or door in your home that has regular or standard glass in it. These new requirements have an impact on you, the homeowner, as you have to make sure this is done in order to have homeowner’s insurance; and no one wants to be….
First rate protection: Initially, the cost of regular windows with standard shutters might be less than the cost of hurricane impact windows, but that cost doesn’t take into consideration the ease of mind that comes with knowing your home is protected and that you never need to put up or take down hurricane shutters again…..
If you live in an area that is at risk for hurricanes, impact hurricane windows are a good idea. They have many advantages for the homeowner, and one of them is no putting up or taking down shutters when a storm is imminent. They provide continuous protection all year round, with no work for the….
Southhampton is a town located on Long Island, New York. It’s right on the coastline, which makes for wonderful beaches, lots of fishing and water activities, and along with all of that, vulnerability to tropical storms or hurricanes, as well. Long Island and Southhampton are way overdue for a direct hurricane strike, and meteorologists predict….
Montauk is an unicorporated community in Long Island, New York, and is part of East Hampton. It is a major tourist destination and has six state parks. It is very famous for its fishing (claiming to have more world saltwater fishing records than any other port in the world) and surfing. There are great beaches,….
Westhampton is a city on Long Island, New York. It’s a coastal area, and is well known for its fine beaches. It’s a humid subtropical climate, and because of its location, is prone to hurricanes and tropical storms during the hurricane season. Most people think that because the area has not been hit by storms….
Long Island is an island in southeast New York, just east of Manhattan. Just like other coastal areas of the northeast United States, it has a humid subtropical climate, with warm, humid summers and cool wet winters. It’s an island, and as such, is vulnerable to hurricanes. According to the United States Landfalling Hurricane Probability….