Create a More Secure Home
As a homeowner, you can protect your investment not only from hurricane damage, but also from intruders! With the durability of impact glass, intruders will be unsuccessful in breaking into your home. The durability of the "sandwiched" layers will safeguard your home against forced entry with objects such as metal, bats, hammers, and other tools which may be used. While standard single pane glass will break into large sharp pieces, Impact glass will not only create a shield for your home, but once cracked; the glass will stay intact, avoiding injury or clean up.
Our hurricane windows are also great home security; they are not easily broken by the brute force many home intruders attempt to use. To learn more about all of the benefits of our impact hurricane windows, call (561) 278-3385.
Impact Resistant Windows are an Investment
A one time investment on energy efficient glass windows gives you regular savings on energy bills. This is a clever way to save money and protect your home from destructive winds. Also known as double glazed windows and double pane windows, these windows are the perfect solution to reduce outdoor noises. When you purchase Florida hurricane windows check if they are insulated properly. Lower heat penetration, makes the insulated glass energy efficient. Besides, it ensures comfortable living during extreme climate conditions, outside.
It is necessary to install energy efficient impact windows for South Florida homes, as these areas are worst hit by hurricane storms. Coupled with the advantages of energy efficiency, noise reduction and UV protection, these windows caters to the diverse requirements of homes. To meet the demanding needs, the market features a range of high performance windows with insulating double- or triple-paned glass and low-E coatings have cut U-factor ratings. Whether you are looking to reduce your home's heating or cooling costs, these insulated glass offers ideal energy efficient solutions. This capability if the window is due to the highly insulated framing systems and low-conductive spacers between glass panes that enhances the insulating potentials of a window.
The Advantages of Low-E Glass
The low-E glass is designed to protect your home from UV protection, without blocking the sunlight penetration. This insulated window glass is comprised of factory-applied, thin-film coating or metal or metallic oxide that reduces heat transmission and cut energy costs up to 50 percent. You need not check Low-E feature individually, as now windows with low-E glass is a standard. In order to suit the different design requirements and climatic conditions, low-E glass comes in a wide variety.
However, you should make sure the insulated impact windows are properly installed to get the maximum energy and acoustical benefits. Once installed, these can be easily cleaned and maintained. Apart from energy efficiency capability, you can find windows that are hurricane resistant, impact resistant, burglar resistant and/or blast resistant.
Impact Windows Pay for Themselves Over Time
Impact windows provide energy efficiency to your home. New windows will help to keep the cool air inside your home, and the hot air out. This will assist in reducing how hard your air conditioning or heater has to work to raise or lower the interior temperature, generating lower electricity costs. Window coverings may assist in keeping the sun's heat out, but can darken rooms. Impact windows allow heat reduction with the benefit of allowing natural light inside your home.
Not only do impact windows help lower utility bills, they also filter up to 99% of UV rays. Exposure to ultraviolet rays overtime can cause fading to carpet, furniture, and other interior décor. Because impact windows will reduce the exposure of these UV rays, your valuables will be protected longer and increase their longevity.