Hurricane and stormproof windows

Understanding the Hurricane Impact Rating System (HIRS)

Understanding the Hurricane Impact Rating System (HIRS)

With the increasing frequency of hurricanes and tropical storms, having a good understanding of the Hurricane Impact...

Reinforcing Existing Structures to Withstand Hurricane Force Winds

Reinforcing Existing Structures to Withstand Hurricane Force Winds

As the intensity of hurricanes continues to increase each year, it has become increasingly important for existing...

Understanding ASTM Testing Standards for Hurricane-Proofing

Understanding ASTM Testing Standards for Hurricane-Proofing

Hurricane season has been a major concern for many homeowners and businesses. With the destructive power of these storms, ...

Comparing HIRS Ratings for Different Window Types

Comparing HIRS Ratings for Different Window Types

When it comes to protecting your home from hurricanes and storms, the Hurricane Impact Rating System (HIRS) certified...

Understanding Simulated Testing Protocols

Understanding Simulated Testing Protocols

In the wake of natural disasters, it is essential that our homes and buildings are equipped with the best protection...

Understanding AAMA/WDMA Testing Standards for Hurricane and Stormproof Windows

Understanding AAMA/WDMA Testing Standards for Hurricane and Stormproof Windows

In the wake of increasingly powerful hurricanes and storms, building and construction companies are looking for ways to...

Using Shutters, Film, or Other Protection Methods

Using Shutters, Film, or Other Protection Methods

Hurricanes and storms can cause serious damage to your home. One of the best ways to protect your windows from these...

Securing Hurricane-Proofed Windows In Place

Securing Hurricane-Proofed Windows In Place

Hurricanes can cause massive destruction to homes, businesses, and other structures. But one way to protect your property ...

The Benefits of HIRS Certified Products for Hurricane and Stormproof Windows

The Benefits of HIRS Certified Products for Hurricane and Stormproof Windows

Hurricanes and storms can cause extensive damage to homes and businesses, but there is hope. Hurricane Impact Rating...