How are Hurricanes Predicted?
The National Hurricane Center predicts the location of hurricanes. They consider many factors, including atmospheric conditions and ocean temperatures. The National Hurricane Center uses a variety of sources to predict hurricane tracks. These sources include atmospheric conditions, ocean temperatures, currents, and wind speeds. These factors are all considered when the NHC creates its forecast models […]
Hurricane Shutter Company Reviews and How to Check Them
When checking hurricane shutter company reviews, its important to check reviews for red-flags, and understand which review platforms are the most reliable. We’re in the day and age of social proof. Social proof is the way our own behavior is impacted by the influence of the actions, attitudes, and beliefs of other people. Positive social […]
How Do Hurricane Shutters Protect Your Home
Hurricane accordion shutters provide excellent protection in the event of a hurricane. Did you know that one of the major concerns for your home during a hurricane is the roof? Hurricane Shutters Protect Your Roof A lot of people have a misconception that hurricane shutters only protect against broken windows. The real danger is actually […]
How to Clean Hurricane Shutters
Hurricane Shutters are an important investment in your home. They provide protection in the event of a hurricane and it is very important to keep them operating at their best. Hurricane shutters are sometimes referred to as accordion shutters or storm shutters. We suggest following the instructions below once a year to ensure that your […]
How Much Do Hurricane Shutters Cost?
One of the most common questions we hear from customers is “How much do hurricane shutters cost?” Most simple answer is, a hurricane shutters cost depends on a lot of factors, such as your preferences on style, type, convenience, and the amount and size of the windows on your home. Depending on where you live, […]
Hurricane Impact Window Pricing Guide
With so many hurricane window manufacturers and options available, pricing can be confusing when compared to other hurricane protection products such as hurricane shutters, and pricing can vary as much as 35% depending on options. Hurricane Window Pricing Is Based on Options and Styles Pricing for hurricane impact windows can be broken down into two […]
Hurricane Protection: What Type is Best?
When you live in a region that has a history of hurricane landfalls, it’s essential to protect your home from potential damage. Many of our customers ask us which of our products would be best for protecting their home. Although the types of hurricane protection in the past were somewhat limited, the hurricane protection industry […]
Hurricane Window Prices are Rising Again for 2022 Hurricane Season
Across the industry, both prices and installation times for hurricane windows have steadily risen since the beginning of the pandemic. This is due to an increase in aluminum prices, supply chain issues, and a potential aluminum shortage. The supply chain issues we’re experiencing due to the pandemic have crippled many industries worldwide. These industries include […]
The Best Hurricane Impact Window for Your Home: How to Choose
With so many different manufacturers and individual hurricane window options available, choosing the best hurricane impact window can sometimes be confusing. When a hurricane impact window salesperson comes to your house, they are going to try and sell you on whatever impact window they distribute. How can you tell which Impact Window is best for […]
How ES Window Became the Best-Selling Impact Windows in Florida
For many years, CGI and PGT have dominated the South Florida impact window market. As some of the first companies to offer hurricane impact windows in South Florida, they have been massively popular for quite some time. ES Windows started gaining popularity with Florida homeowners through the mid-2010’s because of their attractive pricing, and options […]