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Florida Weather and the Farmer’s Almanac

Have you ever read the Farmer’s Almanac? This is a book that predicts weather patterns for the whole upcoming year. This book is published annually and has served as a guide to planting and harvesting for farmers since 1818. The company that publishes this guide says that their methods of predicting weather are top secret [...]

By | December 9th, 2014|Blog|Comments Off on Florida Weather and the Farmer’s Almanac

When You Say “Clear as Glass,” What Does that Mean?

When we think of window glass, we think of something that is invisible. But invisible is not always the best solution for windows. In fact, many people want or need glass that is anything but clear. That’s why there are many different kinds of glass offered in our hurricane replacement windows. I’ll discuss those in [...]

By | December 2nd, 2014|Blog|Comments Off on When You Say “Clear as Glass,” What Does that Mean?

Weatherwise, My Favorite Times of Year is Coming Up

When my friends from out of state say they are coming to Florida, very often they want to come during the summer. After all, that's when the kids are out of school and they are planning summer vacation trips. If they have not been to Florida before, they are sometimes surprised when I tell them [...]

By | November 24th, 2014|Blog|Comments Off on Weatherwise, My Favorite Times of Year is Coming Up

The Brands We are Proud to Offer for the Protection of Your Home

In these blog posts, I've mostly talked about PGT Industries and their PremierVue and WinGuard hurricane replacement windows. The fact is, we have relationships with many manufacturers with fine products that add to the security of your home when one of our famous Florida storms rolls along. We are proud of all the products we [...]

By | November 17th, 2014|Blog|Comments Off on The Brands We are Proud to Offer for the Protection of Your Home

Angie's List is Our Friend for Multiple Reasons

If you've been reading these blogs, then you may have seen me mention Angie's List before. Angie's List goes to great lengths to be impartial but they have wound up being one of our best supporters. If you look at our listing on Angie's List, you'll see that we maintain an "A" rating with her [...]

By | November 7th, 2014|Blog|Comments Off on Angie's List is Our Friend for Multiple Reasons

The 2014 Hurricane Season – Review

Well, Florida has dodged the hurricane bullet one more time. Not one hurricane made landfall in Florida this season. It's been nine years since we had severe hurricanes hit us, but of course, some areas have not been as lucky, like New Jersey and New York's damage from Hurricane Sandy a couple of years ago. [...]

By | November 3rd, 2014|Blog|Comments Off on The 2014 Hurricane Season – Review

More about the Glass in our Hurricane Replacement Windows

Last week, I told you a little about the glass in the windows we install for those who want the best in hurricane and storm protection. Of course, once you get storm protection, you also get protection from intrusion and thermal changes along with it. This week, I thought I would give you a little [...]

By | October 22nd, 2014|Blog|Comments Off on More about the Glass in our Hurricane Replacement Windows

The Glass – A Critical Component in Your New Hurricane Replacement Windows

When you decide to get new windows to protect your home from the fury of Florida's storms, you probably already realize that the glass is an essential component of your protection. Every part of these windows must be specially strong to hold up to high winds and driven water, but the glass is especially critical.We [...]

By | October 13th, 2014|Blog|Comments Off on The Glass – A Critical Component in Your New Hurricane Replacement Windows

Upgrading Your Home Should Not be a Nightmare

I've worked in the home improvement industry for many years. One of things I like least about this industry is that home renovations can practically tear the heart out of the homeowner. It really should not be this way but it is. Far too many homeowners have told me nightmare stories of their repairs, additions [...]

By | October 7th, 2014|Blog|Comments Off on Upgrading Your Home Should Not be a Nightmare

Our Hurricane Replacement Windows Strengthen Your Home's Envelope

I've talked about your home's envelope before but it bears a little more comment. After all, the envelope is what keeps the elements out and your comfort in. Just like it sounds, a home's envelope is the outer shell, all the components that shield the living quarters from water, wind and temperature. Your roof, walls, [...]

By | October 6th, 2014|Blog|Comments Off on Our Hurricane Replacement Windows Strengthen Your Home's Envelope