Are Your Windows Ready for Hurricane Season?

Are Your Windows Ready for Hurricane Season?

All American Windows Has You Covered In South Florida, Hurricane Season is a serious matter. Those who have experienced an exceptionally rough one know that it is not a matter of if a storm will hit but when. In the eye of Hurricane season, the windows of your home or business are especially vulnerable. Broken windows can result from flying debris or high winds, damaging your home’s contents and increasing the likelihood of severe structural damage. However, property damage is the least of your worries, because of the serious safety hazard broken windows and airborne projectiles pose to you and your family, or your co-workers and employees. Residential Impact Windows Keep You Prepared for Hurricane Season Living in South Florida can be beautiful, but we’ve all seen those traumatic post-storm images of someone’s home with broken windows and broken dreams. Hurricanes, tornadoes, strong winds – all of these weather patterns and more can wreak havoc on your home if you don’t have the right windows in place. Invest in your family’s peace of mind with the installation of proven, tested and guaranteed hurricane impact windows and doors.  Commercial Impact Windows from AAW Keeps Businesses Secure Choosing the right commercial impact window company in South Florida is paramount for your business. Not only do you want to protect all your hard work and investment(s), but most importantly you want to protect the people who work with you, those smiling faces you see on a daily basis and have come to know and love. From retail spaces to restaurants, warehouses to offices, no structure is insusceptible to the fury of hurricane-force...
How to Prepare Your Home for Hurricane Season with Impact Windows

How to Prepare Your Home for Hurricane Season with Impact Windows

There are many reasons to be excited when the summer season is coming, but one thing that all Florida homeowners need to remember is that with the summer fun also comes hurricane season. June 1st marks the start of hurricane season, and it can last until as late as November 30th. As we enter into hurricane season once again, it is important to revisit your most valuable asset: windows. There’s more than just broken glass on the line, windows that break during hurricanes allow the wind to flow through your home, putting the entire structure in jeopardy. Consider impact resistant windows and doors Hurricane impact windows are, as the name suggests, impact resistant windows designed to withstand hurricane-force winds. With putting up shutters or plywood to protect your windows from a storm, you have to plan ahead of time and spend a lot of time installing a preparing your home. In contrast, impact glass is not only impact resistant, but also the window frame itself is reinforced to withstand the pressure that a hurricane can cause. There are immense amounts of pressure that can occur when a hurricane makes its way through your town. It is so important to ensure that all of the openings into your home are securely closed. When all of this pressure and wind enters your home and is pushing up trying to escape, the probability of roof damage is high. A door that has the ability to withstand hurricane-force wind is just as important as hurricane impact windows. Advantages of impact-resistant windows and doors include: Hurricane Impact Windows and Hurricane Impact Doors are designed...

AAWD Awarded Northwest Gardens III – UPDATED

Carlisle Development Group and The Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale have been working together to transform more then 14 blocks totaling 30 acres in the Northwest Neighborhood.AAWD has been awarded the NW Gardens III project in Fort Lauderdale, FL. The 150 Unit apartment complex is the latest Fort Lauderdale Housing Authority Project located off of NW 10th Avenue near downtown. The Fort Lauderdale Housing Authority has partnered with The Carlisle Development Group, LLC, the premier affordable housing developer in Florida, on this project. All American recently completed work on the Northwest Gardens I project, which was a mixture of new construction and the renovation of an existing complex. In partnership with ES Windows, AAWD provides all of South Florida and the Greater Miami area with a turn-key service using the best residential and commercial product lines...

Sunrise Village Project Awarded to All American

The Sunrise Village Multi-Family Apartment Project has been awarded to All American Windows. At over $1.5 Million, the project consists of 10 residential multi-family buildings with a combined 501 units and 1 clubhouse. The property sits adjacent to the Bank Atlantic Center, home of the Florida Panthers, located in the City of Sunrise, Florida. It is being developed by Equity Residential, an S&P 500 company that owns, develops and operates almost 500 apartment properties in top U.S. markets. Current Builders is the contractor for the project that is scheduled for completion in early...

All American Windows Honored With The Craftsmanship Award For The Miami Freedom Tower

The Construction Association of South Florida (CASF) has awarded All American Windows the Craftsmanship Award for its glass and glazing work on the preservation of the historical Miami Freedom Tower. All American replaced all of the windows and doors in the tower using a custom paint finish to preserve the original look of the tower. It is 1 of only 6 designated National Historic Landmarks in South Florida, thus the work had to meet the exacting standards of the City of Miami Department of Historic Preservation and the US Department of Interior Secretary’s Standards for the Treatment of Historic...

All American To Outfit Fort Lauderdale High School With Impact Products

All American maintains its long standing relationship with Kaufman Lynn Construction on their latest project, Fort Lauderdale High School. Established in 1899, it is Broward County’s oldest continuously functioning high school; the current structure was built and opened in 1962. In dire need of a renovation, All American will be providing high impact, hurricane resistant windows and doors throughout the school. Scheduled completion is...

Hollywood Community Redevelopment Agency Awarded To All American

Kaufman Lynn Construction has chosen All American to provide impact windows and doors for the New Fire Rescue and Beach Safety Complex and Community Redevelopment Agency Offices in Hollywood Beach, Florida.Located one block from the Atlantic along Ocean Drive, the two-story, 41,689 square foot facility, “will replace an outdated fire station and consolidate fire rescue and beach safety operations, currently housed in separate facilities. It will be built to withstand hurricane-force winds, so it can serve as a disaster preparation and recovery coordination center.” The project is scheduled to be completed in May...

AAWD Selected For Dr. Kennedy Homes

AAWD continues its ongoing relationship with the Fort Lauderdale Housing Authority on the Dr. Kennedy Homes project. Dr. Kennedy Homes at 930 West Broward Blvd is located in the heart of the city. This 132 unit complex, developed by Carlisle Development Group, consists of 8 residential buildings and 3 amenities buildings. The modern design of this project was inspired by Glavovic Studio, INC. All American Windows and Doors will supply and install high quality impact windows and doors on this cutting edge project. All American continues to provide all of South Florida and the Greater Miami area with a turn-key service using the best residential and commercial product lines...

AAWD Awarded Town Park Crossing Complex

AAWD has once again joined forces with the Broward County Housing Authority and Carlisle Development Group to install impact windows and doors at the Town Park Crossing project located at 7843 Davie Rd Extension in Davie, FL. The Town Park Crossing complex is an affordable housing project that consists of 100 units. All American Windows and Doors is supplying the windows and doors specifically chosen by architect Cristina Fandino. All American continues to provide all of South Florida and the Greater Miami area with a turn-key service using the best residential and commercial product lines...
East Village Awarded To AAWD

East Village Awarded To AAWD

AAWD has been awarded the East Village project in Davie, FL. The 155 Unit townhouse complex is being developed in partnership with the Broward County Housing Authority and Carlisle Development Group, Florida’s foremost affordable housing developer. The $33 million development at 7481 NW 33rd Street in Davie will feature 155 units, among them town homes that will be the second affordable housing project in Florida to receive LEED certification. AAWD is South Florida’s premier impact window and door specialist. In partnership with ES Windows, we provide all of South Florida and the Greater Miami area with a turnkey service using the best residential and commercial product lines...