After a Hurricane Hits: What To Do (And What Not To Do)

The uncertainty and chaos can be overwhelming in the wake of a hurricane. Whether you evacuated or stayed put, you’re probably wondering what steps to take next.  It’s been a few years since South Florida’s last hurricane, and many new Floridians and old may need a brush up on what to do after a hurricane. […]

Hurricane Protection: 10 Things To Know Before You Buy

Are you looking for hurricane protection? Since 2020, many new Floridians have joined us in the tropics, many of whom are entirely new to the North Atlantic Hurricane Season and, as a result, entirely new to hurricane protection.  As one of South Florida’s oldest and most trusted brands in hurricane protection, we want to share […]

Hurricane Windows: Everything You Need To Know (Brands & Features)

Want to learn more about hurricane windows? Here is everything you need to know about the top brands and most popular features. In this article, we’ll break down the pros, cons, and popularity of each to give you a clearer picture of what the average Floridian wants from their hurricane-impact windows. Best Hurricane Window Brands […]

Why Are My Accordion Shutters Not Closing?

Are your accordion shutters not closing? When storm clouds loom over South Florida, hurricane accordion shutters are the first line of defense. But panic can surge when the moment arrives, and your accordion shutters remain defiantly open. Don’t worry; we’re here to help you determine why your stubborn accordion shutters will not close and possibly […]

2023 Hurricane Season Forecast Updated to Above-Average Season

It has been a short time since the Atlantic hurricane season started, and we’re beginning to see yet another unusual event. The Colorado State University climatologists have upgraded their hurricane season forecast to “above-average” hurricane season. As we’ve already known from the previous forecast, the Atlantic’s ocean temperature has far exceeded expectations, with some of the hottest temperatures […]

South Florida Hurricane Season 2023: Updates and Predictions

At first, The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, or NOAA for short, predicted a “near-normal” hurricane season for the North Atlantic this year. Several conflicting factors have made this particular season hard to predict, as El Niño typically suppresses hurricane activity. Still, the higher sea surface temperatures fuel more activity. Many forecasting agencies have released […]

Hurricane Shutters Guide: Accordion Shutters vs. Hurricane Panels

When living in a hurricane-prone area like South Florida, having dependable hurricane protection like accordion shutters or hurricane panels is essential when hurricane season comes rolling around. But deciding which hurricane protection system is best for your home (and family) can be challenging.  Assuming that the company you will be buying your hurricane protection from […]

What Are The Best Impact Windows For Your Money?

In Florida, being prepared and protected against storms (particularly hurricanes) is essential to life in the Florida summer. And having a solid set of hurricane impact windows is vital to safeguard your home and your family. So it’s only natural to want to research to see the best impact windows for your money. According to […]

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 […]