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How To Keep Your Home Cool During The Summer Heat?

Summer is here, and so is the Florida heat! As your thermometer rises, your A/C unit begins to work harder and harder just to keep the house cool. This ultimately leads to your energy bill being much higher all Summer long. Interestingly, there’s a number of factors that all work in unison together to affect the internal temperature of your South Florida home.

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5 Dangers To Be Aware Of During Hurricane Season 2022

Hurricane season is underway, and we’ve already begun to feel it as tropical storms begin to make their way across the state. Whether you’ve lived here your entire life or just moved, you’re probably already familiar with the potentially destructive power that hurricanes bring to South Florida. Hurricanes carry a number of potential dangers with them that you need to be aware of throughout hurricane ...

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5 Reasons You Should Install Impact Windows Over Your Accordion Shutters

You may not realize it, but hurricane season is quickly approaching. And with most South Florida homes relying on accordion shutters for their defense against the elements of the devastating power on hurricanes and tropical. It’s time to take stock of your home’s current protection levels before another disaster strikes. While accordion shutters have provided some level of defense in the past, they aren’t without ...

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3 Signs It’s Time To Switch To Impact Windows

Over the years, our clients have always led with the same question: “When will I know it’s time to switch to impact windows?”. While there’s certainly no specific timeframe for when you need to switch, there are some telltale signs your current windows may no longer be doing their job, requiring a replacement. 3 key signs you should consider having impact windows installed on your ...

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Impact Windows And Natural Lighting

During the Spring and Summer months we’re greeted by longer days and blue skies all around—and yet your home looks like it’s 8pm inside unless you turn the lights on. However opening the blinds and letting that natural sunlight in causes your home to heat up in a matter of minutes leaving you either sweating or dropping the A/C below freezing.

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What Does Window Condensation Mean?

As we’re quickly approaching Summer, many homeowners make their preparations for a deep cleaning throughout the house. From top to bottom, they sweep, mop, wash, and trash anything that has overstayed its welcome. It’s a fresh start towards enjoying your home all year long, giving you the breath of fresh air you need. 

As you’re making your way through your home, you might notice that ...

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How To Prep For Your Impact Window Installation

If you recently purchased new impact windows and have your installation appointment scheduled: congratulations! You’re just a few steps away from your brand new impact windows installed and a major upgrade in home defense. Before your windows are installed, there’s a few steps you’ll have to take to ensure you’re more than ready for your window installation team!

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Which Form Of Window Defense Is Best For A Hurricane?

Living in South Florida means needing to always be prepared for the yearly onslaught of hurricane season from June 1st to November 30th. While hurricanes have periodically formed outside of this window, this is historically the period for the formation of all major Atlantic storms. They make their way from the waters of the western coast of Africa and begin their path right towards South ...

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Hurricane Prepardness: What Does Each Hurricane Category Mean?

Life in South Florida certainly has its perks, however there is one glaring issue that every homeowner and business owner should be aware of: hurricane season. Every year from July 1st through November 30th, South Floridians must hunker down as storm after storm makes its way across the Atlantic Ocean towards Florida. These storms bring torrential downpours, heavy winds, and hazardous conditions everywhere you turn.  ...

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Telltale Sings It’s Time To Replace Your Underperforming Windows

Just like anything in your home, your windows have a lifespan. As the years go on they reach the end of their utility and need to be replaced. But when exactly do you need to replace your windows? While standard windows can last anywhere between 10-15 years, there are some telltale signs that can immediately indicate that your windows should be replaced. Some of the ...

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