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Do you have an impact window that suffered a bit of damage during a recent storm? Have you had impact windows for many years but you are aware that they might not be up to the task being asked of them any longer? If you know you need an impact window replacement in one or more places throughout your house, there are a variety of reasons why you should make this a top priority for your household and property. Here's why you should contact an impact window expert sooner rather than later.
New Impact Windows Will Provide Peace of Mind Every Time a New Storm Rolls In
If your impact windows can't actually handle the impact of a storm, then you aren't really protecting your house the way it might appear at first glance. If you live in an area where hurricanes, tornadoes, or high winds are common, you could be left feeling uneasy every time you check the weather and see another bad storm on the way. Replacing any faulty or old impact windows will restore your property value and also restore your family's long-term peace of mind.
New Impact Windows Can Assist With Your Home's Energy Efficiency
Leaving a faulty or old impact window in place can also affect you on a daily basis, even when there's no storm in sight. An impact window that is no longer properly set up might be leaking in air from the outside and harming your home's energy efficiency. Even if there's not a draft, an especially old impact window might not be as energy efficient as more modern options. Your impact window replacement is not just an investment that can protect your family and property from a storm but a smart way to keep your energy costs down and your environmental footprint as small as possible.
Impact Window Replacement Is a One Time Deal and Won't Require Ongoing Work Like Hurricane Shutters
You might think that instead of installing new impact windows, it will be less expensive if you just go with hurricane shutters instead. You might be right about the price, but also consider that hurricane shutters require ongoing work every time you see another storm coming. Hurricane shutters need to be opened or closed, in other words, and that's not ideal if you get caught off-guard by a quickly developing storm. With impact windows, you simply put the new ones in place and then nothing else needs to be done.
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2 August 2022
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