Living on the coast has many advantages the majority of the year. Living by the ocean is relaxing and beautiful. Your home town may be considered a destination by many people. However, living by the ocean has some risk that comes along with it, especially if you are on the East Coast or Gulf Coast. If you live in one of these areas, it is important to be prepared for the chance of a tropical storm or hurricane.
One way to prepare your home is by having storm shutters installed. These shutters are sometimes called hurricane shutters. Storm shutters are often made out of steel or aluminum and attach over the windows on the outside of the house.
What's the point of storm shutters?
For years people just sealed up their windows and doors with plywood. Why is it so important to spend the money on storm shutters? There are several reasons.
Storm shutters should be installed by a professional like one from Active Hurricane & Security Protection to ensure that they are installed correctly and will perform their job functions. A professional can also make sure they meet the building code of your area.Share
5 March 2015
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