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...

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...

ES Launches Vinyl Window Line

In our continued efforts to diversify the ES Windows family of products, we are proud to introduce our new Vinyl Windows! With quality craftsmanship and functionality, we have focused our efforts to surpass the international market’s high demands. The V-Line Vinyl impact products are high quality, and energy efficient to comply with your green projects. This line carries Tilt Single Hungs, Tilt Horizontal rollers, fixed Windows and Sliding glass doors that are Miami-Dade County approved. All Notice of Acceptance (NOA) are now...

HACFL TEAMS UP WITH FLORIDA WINDOW COMPANY FOR NEW APPRENTICESHIP

Pompano Beach, FL – The Step-Up Apprenticeship Initiative of the Housing Authority of the City of Fort Lauderdale (HACFL) has teamed up with All American Windows and Doors to add window installation to the many skills it teaches its apprentices. Given HACFL’s current focus on transitioning homes to include impact windows and doors, both for hurricane preparedness and energy conservation, it is imperative that these young apprentices are trained to install windows effectively. In addition, adding this skill set will make these young apprentices more marketable allowing participants to be competitive in today’s difficult job market. The Step-Up Apprenticeship Initiative is a state certified apprenticeship program that prepares participants to receive state certification in Building Maintenance and Repair, as well as GED’s if necessary. The program was created in 1995 to provide low-income public housing residents access to education, job skills and employment opportunities while working to rehabilitate the housing stock of their community. In 1997, the Step-Up Apprenticeship expanded its recruitment to include low-income residents of the city of Fort Lauderdale. All Step-Up Apprentices are registered with the State of Florida Department of Education, Apprenticeship Division. All American’s involvement will give Step-Up the training and supervision needed to ensure the apprentices are given first-class training. All American’s partnership with ES Windows ensures the program will be able to provide the highest-quality products at the most attractive price points. The program has already begun and current jobs are underway. All American Windows and Doors is a fully licensed, bonded and insured, premium impact window and door company based out of Pompano Beach, Florida. The company prides itself on being...

All American Announces Partnership With Dev Motwani

Dev Motwani is President and CFO of Merrimac Ventures, a diversified real estate investment, development and management firm. In addition to his role as acting CFO of Merrimac Ventures, Dev is partners with his brother Nitin Motwani, who is a Managing Principal of the Miami WorldCenter Project, a 25-acre, +12 million sq. ft. mixed-use development in Downtown Miami. http://www.miamiworldcenter.com. His responsibilities include overseeing the day-to-day operations for the firm’s real estate and hotel operations, handling all financings and legal aspects of the business and overseeing the firm’s staff of over 100 employees. He oversees the management of various hotels in Broward County and asset manages the firm’s properties throughout the US and India. As a partner on the Trump International project on Fort Lauderdale Beach, Dev handled all financial and legal aspects of the transaction on behalf of Merrimac Ventures and led the development team that recently received entitlements to build the 22-story Ocean Wave Beach Resort on Fort Lauderdale Beach. He is also developing a Solar Technology project for hotel properties to be marketed and sold globally and is spearheading efforts to expand into other areas. Dev currently serves on the City of Fort Lauderdale`s Economic Development Advisory Board. He also sits on the Board of the Broward Housing Partnership`s Community Land Trust which is a non-profit affordable housing development entity in Fort Lauderdale. Dev is Vice President of the Golden Square Association, a group comprised of business owners in the Fort Lauderdale Beach area and is on the Business First task force, a joint venture between the Chamber of Commerce and the City of Fort...