My Safe Florida Home Approved Contractor List & How To Choose
In this article, we will discuss everything you need to know once you are approved for the My Safe Florida Home Grant, including a complete My Safe Florida Home Approved Contractor List to help you decide which approved contractor, you should work with, complete with reviews. We will cover how you can pick the best […]
Hurricane Protection: How to Protect Your Home from Hurricanes & Tropical Storms
Hurricane protection is a big deal in southeast Florida. Many places in the US contend with the threat of some form of natural disaster. The Western US deals with the threat of earthquakes. The south-central US confronts the threat of tornadoes. But, in South Florida, we contend with the threat of hurricanes. Follow this quick […]
Hurricane Prep Checklist: Everything You Need For Hurricane Season
Regarding hurricane preparedness, the saying “better safe than sorry” couldn’t ring truer. Here, we’ll review everything you need to know to create a hurricane prep plan. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1st through November 30th. During this period, homeowners need to be proactive and […]
Accordion Shutter Manufacturing: How It’s Made
In this article, we will outline our accordion shutter manufacturing process. Accordion shutter manufacturing is a complex process that involves an engineer, project manager, saw operator, hydraulic punch press operator, and an assembly team working together to create the high-quality shutters that Floridians rely on to protect their homes and families. All while meeting the […]
How Does the Accordion Shutter Engineering Process Work?
Accordion shutter engineering is a critical process to ensure your hurricane shutters stand up to the elements for years to come. After the contract is signed, we’ll come to the home to assess all of the windows and doors we protect with accordion shutters. What happens during the Accordion Shutter Engineering walk-through? The first step […]
Preparing your Home for Hurricane Season: A Checklist
Hurricane season is upon us, and it’s important to make sure your home is prepared for the worst weather that this hurricane season has in store for us. Whether you live in a coastal Florida or further inland, it’s always a good idea to get prepared for the potential impact of a hurricane. Here’s a […]
How Accordion Shutters Protect Your Home from Hurricanes
When it comes to protecting your home from the powerful forces of nature known as hurricanes, accordion shutters are an excellent option. Accordion shutters are designed to be easy to install and use, which is why they are such a popular choice among Floridans, and other hurricane prone areas. But just how do accordion shutters […]
How can I prepare my home for a hurricane if I don’t have shutters?
As a homeowner, it’s important to be prepared for the worst-case scenario, and that for many Floridians means a powerful hurricane. But what do you do if you don’t have shutters, impact windows, or any other type of hurricane protection? While it may seem difficult, there are a few steps you can take to prepare […]
My Safe Florida Home Grant Program: How To Apply
$10,000 in My Safe Florida Home Grant money for hurricane protection? There hasn’t been a better time in decades to protect your home and get hurricane protection. The My Safe Florida Homes Wind Mitigation Grant program is awarding government grants up to $10,000 for homeowners looking to get hurricane protection like accordion shutters and impact […]
What Does Hurricane Ian Teach Us?
Hurricane Ian caught many Floridians by surprise. Florida is known for its hurricanes but has not seen a hurricane in years. Hurricane Ian was expected to miss South Florida in the initial predictions and make an impact as a Category One storm in the Pensacola-Tampa area when it made landfall. Although, Hurricane Ian’s predicted paths […]