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Oct 27, 2021

Do I Need Shutters If I Have Impact Windows?

Two large impact windows on a home surrounded by shubbery.Whether you’re looking to invest in impact windows or already have them installed, you may be wondering if you still need shutters for your South Florida home. You may think that it’s better to be safe than sorry, but the truth is that you don’t need shutters if you already have impact windows.

Here’s why:

Impact Windows Are Designed to Protect Your Home

When you purchase impact windows, you are investing in stylish protection for years to come. Max Guard Windows, for example, feature the industry’s highest impact rating to safeguard your home and family from the potentially devastating damage that extreme weather can cause. As a result, you can get rid of those unattractive hurricane shutters for good!

Hurricane Windows Exceed Local Building Standards

For your additional peace of mind, impact-resistant windows are made to meet (and sometimes even exceed) building standards in your area. What does that mean? It ensures that your impact windows meet requirements to combat the negative and positive pressures of the winds in a hurricane.

Impact-Resistant Windows Are Durable

When you get your impact windows from Max Guard, you can trust that they will stand the test of time, eliminating the need for hurricane shutters—even as backups. Our innovative aluminum and vinyl hybrid frame design provides lasting durability and style for years to come.

Say Goodbye to Hurricane Shutters With Exceptional Impact Windows From Max Guard

Hurricane shutters are a pain to hang up and take down whenever a storm rolls into South Florida. Furthermore, they aren’t even guaranteed to protect your home properly. Make the easy yet protective choice with impact windows from Max Guard and enjoy the hassle-free maintenance and incredible impact resistance of our products. For more information or to schedule an appointment at our West Palm Beach showroom, contact us today.




Homeowners Are Thrilled With Our Award-Winning Solutions
They did a great job consulting and working with us on the design of our new hurricane door; and their installation team was quick, clean and courteous.
Sabrina Meyers
They did an excellent job and went the extra mile to ensure that the results were perfect.
Thomas Willis
Greg the salesman was honest and provided us with a ton of insight. The team was hard working and friendly and did an awesome job.
Michael Adams
Very impressed! Windows are so beautiful, couldn't be more satisfied. They do a great job communicating with their customers, highly recommend!
Dianne D
Flexible Financing Solutions

At Max Guard, we make getting hurricane impact windows and doors on the market as affordable as possible. We offer flexible financing options and are proud to be an approved PACE lender, enabling us to provide low-cost, long-term funding for our energy-efficient products.

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West Palm Beach, FL 33404
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