Years ago when you thought of windows, then most people would just think that the only purpose of windows is to beautify their home. But today I want to talk to you about PGT Windows and the benefits of choosing them that go far beyond just making your home look beautiful. PGT Windows are great for:
- Lowering energy costs
- Noise reduction
- To filter out ninety nine percent of ultraviolet rays from the sun that could cause your furniture and drapes to fade.
- They provide 24/7 protection from hurricanes and intruders.
You can now buy PGT Windows both in vinyl and aluminum window frames and you can also choose between impact resistant glass and non-impact resistant, as well as there are several other options available to meet your needs, which include custom windows made specifically for you.
Now let us look at one of the most popular PGT WinGuard® windows:
WinGuard Vinyl Single Hung SH500
This is a classic or a traditional style window, where the sash slides vertically and it can tilt so that it will be easy for you to clean, the frame is 3 ¼ inch deep and the frame is reinforced by a corner construction. The sash and frame corners are welded to increase the strength and durability and you can find these windows in a wide variety of sizes and styles.
Other varieties of the WinGuard Vinyl Windows include:
- WinGuard Vinyl Picture Window
- WinGuard Vinyl Horizontal Roller
- WinGuard Vinyl Double Hung
- WinGuard Vinyl Architectural
- WinGuard Vinyl Casement
And if you prefer the aluminum framed windows, then WinGuard has those too.
When it comes to WinGuard Aluminum products is just the beginning. The company has no reported impact failures and that is quite impressive considering they have sold and installed over 3 million units. PGT’s WinGuard impact windows were designed to meet and exceed some of the strictest requirements when it comes to building codes for flying debris and hurricane force winds.
The WinGuard line of products come with impact resistant laminated glass with a heavy duty window frame, this will ensure that any loose flying debris will not get into your home during a hurricane. And to keep the glass from breaking and shattering away from the frame, the window is built with a specialized silicone glazing. While there is no guarantee that the glass will not crack, you can have peace of mind knowing that your impact windows have an inter-layer to keep it intact, so that no damaging wind can enter your house.
Vinyl frames with WinGuard exceed or meet the International Building Code standards for structural, water, air, large and small missile impact protection and they also come with the approval from the State of Florida. And if you live in Miami-Dade you will be happy to know that the WinGuard Aluminum frames also have the Miami-Dade approval and if you didn’t know, Miami actually has the most stringent code requirements in the state of Florida, when it comes to Florida State Products Approvals and wind-borne debris protection.
In summary, if you want hurricane protection, then purchasing WinGuard can offer some of the best protection when it comes to hurricane force winds, flying debris as the glass will not shatter. You see with today’s technology there really isn’t any need for unsightly hurricane shutter panels, inconvenience, roll down or accordion shutters, plywood or any other hurricane protection device. And even when you have to go out of town for work or vacation, you will have the peace of mind knowing that WinGuard impact resistant windows and doors are offering you 24/7 protection from burglaries and natural disasters, while at the same time making your home so much more energy efficient and a whole lot more.
Areas We Service in Miami-Dade County:
South Miami FL, Kendall FL, Bal Harbour FL, PGT Windows Miami, Miami Shores FL, Coral Gables FL, Miami Lakes FL, North Miami Beach FL, Pinecrest FL, Miami Beach FL, Doral FL, Miami Gardens FL, Coconut Grove FL, Key Biscayne FL, Florida City FL, Opa Locka FL, Homestead FL, Hialeah FL, Palmetto Bay FL, Aventura FL, Sweet Water FL, Cutler Bay FL, Golden Beach FL