Hurricane shutters remain the most economical solution for most homeowners to protect window openings in a storm, although hurricane-proof glass is increasingly popular. Prepare ahead of time, say experts, particularly with panels and plywood protection.
Colonial Hurricane Shutters Description: Our Impact Rated Colonial Shutters offer convenient storm protection with a distinct architectural flair reminiscent of the old south. Our Colonial Shutters are constructed of heavy aluminum, making them extremely reliable and weatherproof.
How to Build and Install Plywood Hurricane Shutters Cutting and installing plywood hurricane shutters could make the difference when it comes to protecting your home and possessions during a storm. These shutters can be used on a frame or cement-block home.
-- Push-button-operated roll-down shutters require a battery backup system so the shutters can be lowered and raised during power outages. Average cost: $30-$55 per square foot Average storm preparation time: Minimum; probably the easiest shutter to opera