Sliding glass door repair Fort Lauderdale: the hurricane season is here, and unfortunately Ft. Lauderdale could be considered a prime target. In fact, the NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) has earlier this year warned that 2017 could be a bad year. Hurricane preparedness is a must!
The NOAA has a list of suggestions to plan for a hurricane. This includes making certain that you have an emergency kit and sitting down with family to decide where you will go in an emergency, how you will get in contact, and what you will do. Keep this plan in your emergency kit so that you can easily access it.
Keep trees trimmed in order to protect your home from broken branches. Bring loose items like patio furniture indoors as they can blow around and cause considerable damage. Make certain that you have proper materials to board up your windows, and secure all doors, especially the garage door and sliding glass doors. Get food and water supplies in with sufficient to cover each person for one week. Also get medical supplies. Ensure you have spare batteries for radios and get a hand charger to charge your phone. Make sure you have plenty of cash and fill the car with gas. If the power goes down, gas pumps and ATM’s won’t work.
Sliding Glass Door Repair Fort Lauderdale BEFORE a Hurricane
To that, we would add call us in for Ft. Lauderdale sliding glass door repair if there is a crack in the glass or any other sort of problem with it. Even a chip on the glass represents a weak point and if the wind strength is sufficient the glass can break and then you can be in serious trouble.
Furthermore, ask us to carry out a complete glass window and glass door inspection. We are the experts in window repair and Ft. Lauderdale sliding glass door repair, and we can advise you of any likely problems and the steps to take to correct them. We would suggest that you call us in for a free inspection right away. If you leave it until the hurricane is heading our way we are going to be rushed off our feet. As much as we would like to help everyone, we simply don’t have sufficient technicians to cope with the number of calls we get. We couldn’t help everyone who called us in at the time of Hurricane Matthew last year, so don’t leave it too late.
So yes, call us in right away for Ft. Lauderdale sliding glass door repair and glass window repair, together with our advice for protecting your home in the event of a direct hit. It’s better to be safe than sorry.