Living in Florida has many benefits – beautiful views, scenic drives, cool ocean breeze on a hot day, and beach day is every day for most of us. But as nice as the weather can be, it can turn quite ugly if the storm conditions are right. All of us need to take the proper measures to keep our property safe from the extreme climatic conditions and this includes proper maintenance of your hurricane shutters.
Storm Shutters are your homes first line of of defense against wind and rain from a Florida hurricane. However they need to be inspected and maintained on a regular basis to ensure they stay working properly. Below are a few tips we have provided to help you extend their life and ensure your home is protected this storm season.
Inspect Storm Shutters Annually
Having your storm shutters inspected at least once a year BEFORE hurricane season will give you an opportunity to ensure everything is in working order. If not, you can make sure you get them repaired or replaced so you are not left with broken hurricane shutters in the middle of bad storm.
There are a few things you can do to keep your shutters maintained yourself as well:
With regular maintenance your storm shutters can stay in excellent condition and provide you peace of mind for many more years to come. If you need an inspection or repair of your hurricane storm shutters, reach out to and request a free estimate. We proudly service most of Central Florida as well as the Treasure, Space, Gold and Gulf coasts.