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How Do Hurricane Impact Windows Work?

Hurricanes are the most destructive force of nature that Floridians have to deal with. Heavy rains, major flooding, and intense winds are all major areas of concern when it comes to a hurricane that has targeted the state. While many Floridians look to hurricane shutters to protect their home when […]

The Advantages of Installing Impact Resistant Windows

Living in South Florida, protecting your home from a hurricane is high up on your priority list. With every year comes a new hurricane season. And for many people, that means inevitably having to put up shutters. However, there is a reason you see so many homes leaving up their […]

When Is Hurricane Season In Florida

Living in South Florida, you become accustomed to a lot of strange weather. From the constant heat and humidity to the threat of hurricanes and tropical storms. Every year, Florida homeowners prepare themselves for the oncoming storms. This includes powerful winds, torrential downpours, floods, and power outages. But many people […]

Hurricane Preparedness: Preparing for Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma – it’s the category 5 natural disaster that’s all over the news as those from both South Florida and surrounding islands rush to prepare for the worst. Being classified as the strongest hurricane to have ever passed in the Atlantic Ocean near the Caribbean and Gulf of Mexico, […]

Deter Breakins

Think impact resistant windows are just for hurricane season? Think again! SIW Impact Windows & Doors create custom-made impact windows to protect your home. The shatter resistant glass makes breaking windows virtually impossible, deterring petty break-ins. Our doors are some of the strongest in the industry. Designed to withstand gale […]

Breaking the Hurricane Damage Cycle in West Palm Beach

Businesses and homes in coastal West Palm Beach have received a safety-friendly facelift with new impact-resistant glass from SIW Impact Windows & Doors. Stronger than your average window, the custom manufactured pieces are a beautiful and security conscious choice for homes in trendy West Palm Beach. Experts estimate that hurricanes […]