Storm Solutions Blog

When Is The Best Time To Replace Windows in Southwest Florida?

Posted by John Lemonakis on Nov 7, 2022 11:35:02 AM

Now that hurricane season is almost over, many Floridians are eager to forget about hurricanes and start looking ahead to better days.

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Topics: Impact Windows, Hurricane Protection, hurricane windows

 


How Saharan Dust Impacts Hurricanes & Tropical Storms in Florida

Posted by Jimmy Hawley on Aug 16, 2022 12:22:26 PM

When you think about dust storms,  Florida typically isn’t the first location that comes to mind.  However, during the summer months, Saharan dust starts to make its way across the ocean to South Florida, bringing warmer temperatures, hazy skies, and dry air.

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Topics: Hurricane Protection, Hurricane Preparedness, Hurricane, Saharan dust

 


Hurricane Shutters vs. Hurricane Impact Windows

Posted by Jimmy Hawley on Jul 24, 2022 1:20:00 PM

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Topics: Hurricane Shutters, Impact Windows, Hurricane Protection

 


Hurricane Preparedness for Your Waterfront Property

Posted by Jimmy Hawley on Mar 21, 2022 10:22:00 AM

Hurricane season is nearly upon us, and if you own waterfront property in Southwest Florida, you’ll want to be prepared for whatever the season may bring. While we all hope for a quiet hurricane season, we know that it’s best to be ready for anything. Read on to find ideas to help you prepare your waterfront home hurricane season.

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Topics: Hurricane Protection, Hurricane Preparedness

 


8 Tips to Prepare Your Home for a Hurricane

Posted by Jimmy Hawley on Mar 16, 2022 2:30:00 PM

When it comes to how to secure your home for a hurricane, Floridians already know a thing or two. However, hurricane preparation should still be a top priority, even if you already have some hurricane protection in place, because we don’t want you to be scrambling should there be a shelter-in-place or other protocols necessary. Here are the tips for hurricane preparedness to give you peace of mind when the next hurricane hits.

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Topics: Impact Window Installation, Hurricane Protection, Hurricane Preparedness

 


Hurricane Protection for the Inside & Outside of Your Home

Posted by Jimmy Hawley on Mar 10, 2022 9:45:00 AM

Could this year be the year another major storm hits Southwest Florida? We certainly hope not, but we know it is always a possibility. The Atlantic hurricane season lasts from June to November, with the peak season from mid-August to late October. 

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Topics: Hurricane Shutters, Hurricane Protection, Hurricane Preparedness

 


2 Ways To Upgrade Your Home’s Hurricane Protection for the Upcoming Hurricane Season

Posted by Jimmy Hawley on Mar 1, 2022 11:55:00 AM

Hurricane season is right around the corner in Southwest Florida, it's time to plan and prepare for hurricane season. June 1st is the official start of hurricane season, which extends through summer and early fall, ending November 30th.

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Topics: Hurricane Protection, Hurricane Preparedness, hurricane doors, hurricane windows

 


What is Hurricane Amnesia? Why Hurricane Awareness is Crucial

Posted by Jimmy Hawley on Feb 9, 2022 10:03:20 AM
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Those in hurricane-prone areas are aware that having hurricane protection is crucial to feeling safe during hurricane season every year. But when the past hurricane season was mild, preparation for the next “big one” may be put on the back burner. In this post, we’re going to look at the definition of hurricane amnesia, why hurricane preparedness matters, and some advice for staying safe, even if another hurricane, like Hurricane Irma or Hurricane Charley, were to hit home.

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Topics: Hurricane Protection, Hurricane Preparedness, Hurricane

 


Can Your Condo Association Require Hurricane Shutters?

Posted by Jimmy Hawley on Jan 27, 2022 11:00:00 AM

CondoAssociationsHurricaneShuttersWhen it comes to hurricane protection, it's never too early to start planning. In Florida, it's not uncommon to see people waiting until the summer months to install hurricane protection, however, the best thing you can do is to start thinking about it early - especially if you're a seasonal resident of Southwest Florida. 

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Topics: Hurricane Protection

 


Hurricane Protection Products That Won't Change the Aesthetics of Your Building

Posted by Jimmy Hawley on Jan 19, 2022 6:28:00 PM
3 Hurricane Protection Products That Won't Change the Aesthetics of Your Condo Building

If you're a condo association manager or a member of the board, finding hurricane protection products that don't alter the aesthetics of your building is difficult. In addition to keeping your curb appeal, you’ll still want to meet the requirements of the Florida laws on hurricane shutters

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Topics: Hurricane Protection, Community Associations