Why Invest in Sentinel Impact Resistant Windows and Doors?

Why Invest in Sentinel Impact Resistant Windows and Doors?

Investing in impact-resistant windows and doors is critical in protecting windows and doors during Southwest, FL storms. 

Benefits and Advantages of Sentinel Impact Resistant Windows and Doors

1. Protection from Hurricanes

Both the North American Fenestration Standard (NAFS) and the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) tested and approved impact-resistant windows and doors as anti-hurricane protectors.

  • Engineered to utilize impact-resistant laminated glass and a special silicone glazing process to withstand pressure from strong winds, flying debris, and heavy rains.
  • Keeps property and family safe.
  • Decreases the risk of hurricane a uprooting your home.

Sentinel Single Hung Window 110

  • Flush Designs
  • Sightlines (Top/ Bottom): Matched
  • U-framed Captured Bottom Rail (Triple Weatherstripping/ Weeped Sill)
  • Deep Frame: 2 ½ “
  • Hidden Block and Tackle Balances
  • Structural Glazing: Strong
  • Head Anchors: Concealed
  • Screen Frame (Extruded)/ Super-View™ Fiberglass Mesh
  • Finishes: White, Bronze, and Class I Clear Anodized

2. One-Time Installation

Impact windows only require one installation. What separates Sentinel impact-resistant windows from other anti-hurricane windows is their design for long-lasting life-spans and no maintenance required durability features.

Sentinel Horizontal Rolling Window 120

  • Flush Designs
  • Panel Configurations: 2 and 3 – OX,XO,XOX
  • Equal Lites/1/4 -1/2-1/4 Configuration
  • Triple Weatherstripping/ Weeped Sill
  • Deep Frame: 2 ½ “
  • Structural Glazing: Strong
  • Jamb anchor Cover: Concealed
  • Finishes: White, Bronze, and Class I Clear Anodized

3. Increased Energy Efficiency

Impact doors and windows are designed to be thermal absorbers during summer seasons and to retain heat in cool seasons. Energy-friendly features such as ENERGY STAR-ratings, low-emissivity properties and customizable solar ratings make impact doors and windows the best choice for energy savings.    

Sentinel Fixed Window 130

  • Glass Types: 7/16-Laminated/ 1” Insulate Laminated
  • Glass Coating: Energy Efficient LoE Options
  • Finishes: White, Bronze, and Class I Clear Anodized
  • Standard Accessories :(2) #10 -1 ¼ Stainless Steel Fasteners/corner
  • Snap-on Square Glazing Beads: Extruded
  • Deep Frame: 2 ½
  • Structural Glazing: Strong
  • Optional Items: Flange/Fin and Equal Leg Frame Options

4. Security and Protection

Anti-hurricane approved impact windows and doors are shatter and penetration resistant. Constructed with several layers of glass, anti-hurricane approved impact windows and doors provide top-notch, year-round home security and protection.

Sentinel Casement Window 238SN

  • Single Stainless Steel Arm Roto Operator/ Nesting Crank Handle
  • Steel Operator Track: Stainless
  • Stainless Steel Four-bar Concealed Hinges: Paired
  • Locks (One Lock- Window (Under 30” High) ): Paired
  • Steel Keepers( Above Locks): Stainless
  • Snubber Blocks: Available
  • Finishes: White, Bronze, and Class I Clear Anodized
  • Glass Types: 5/16-Laminated/ 3/4” Insulated Laminated
  • Glass Coating: Energy Efficient LoE Options

5. Reduced Noise

Enjoy the anti-noise reduction features of impact doors. Super-thick, multi-layered glass and hard-sealed framing prevent air and sound leakage.

Sentinel Balcony Breeze Door 165

  • Snap-on Square Glazing Beads: Extruded
  • Deep Frame: 4.5”
  • Fastener Covers
  • Weatherstripping: Triple
  • Configuration: Outswing/Inswing
  • 3-Point Lock: Patented/Concealed
  • Hinges: Aluminum
  • Finishes: White, Bronze, and Class I Clear Anodized
  • Glass Coating: Energy Efficient LoE Options

6. Convenience and Lighting

Compared to storm shutters, impact windows are permanently installed with no need to install and reinstall whenever a hurricane or storm arrives. Impact windows resemble regular windows and allow daylight and its benefits indoors. 

Sentinel Project Out Window 238SN

  • Dual Stainless Steel Arm Roto Operator/ Crank Handle
  • Steel Operator Track: Stainless
  • Stainless Steel Four-bar Concealed Hinges: Paired
  • Locks: Paired
  • Steel Keepers( Above Locks): Stainless /Paired
  • Snubber Blocks: Available
  • Finishes: White, Bronze, and Class I Clear Anodized
  • Glass Types: 5/16-Laminated/ 3/4” Insulated Laminated
  • Glass Coating: Energy Efficient LoE Options

7. Sunlight’s UV Ray Protection

In just a few hours spent reading by a window, you can experience sunburn from the Florida sun. Long-term exposure to sunlight can damage photographs, fabrics, artwork and paint insides a home. Protect yourself and your precious items from the sun’s UV rays by installing impact windows and doors.    

Sentinel Sliding Glass Door 150

  • Interior Lock Handles
  • Steel Rollers: Stainless
  • Handles: White/Bronze/Gray
  • Deep Frame on 2-Track: 4 3/4”
  • Deep Frame on 3-Track: 6”
  • Deep Frame on 4-track: 3/4”
  • Steel Fasteners: Stainless
  • 2-, 3- & 4-Track /Pocketed Configurations
  • Finishes: White, Bronze, and Class I Clear Anodized
  • Glass Types: 7/16-Laminated/ 1” Insulated Laminated
  • Glass Coating: Energy Efficient LoE Options

8. Insurance Premium Discounts

Most insurance companies offer premium discounts for windstorm protective systems. Compared to shutters, requiring installation or closing, impact windows and doors are included in such discounts.

Sentinel French Door 160

  • Snap-on Square Glazing Beads: Extruded
  • Deep Frame: 4”
  • Fastener Covers
  • Weatherstripping: Triple
  • Sill Cover: Square/Slanted
  • Outswing Configuration
  • Finishes: White, Bronze, and Class I Clear Anodized
  • Glass Types: 7/16-Laminated/ 1” Insulated Laminated
  • Glass Coating: Energy Efficient LoE Options

Additional Benefits and Advantages: 

  • Flush Designs for Better Aesthetics
  • Hidden Balances for Cleaner Appearances
  • Triple Weatherstripping (Sill) – Energy Efficient Air/Water Infiltration Protection
  • Sash Sightlines are matched (Top/Bottom) for High-end Symmetrical Look
  • Superior Frame Construction Design with three #10-1 ¼ inch Stainless Steel Fasteners
  • Superior Captured Bottom Rail U-Frame Design for Improved Strength/ Protection (Water Infiltration)
  • Up to 30% Thicker Aluminum Extrusions (Superior Strength)

Florida’s Leader in Impact Resistant Windows and Doors | Guardian Hurricane Protection

Protect your property with impact-resistant windows and doors this hurricane season. Sentinel impact-resistant windows and doors deliver safety and security with long-term property benefits.

Guardian Hurricane Protection provides the sales and installation of residential and commercial window replacements, entry doors, sliding doors, and French doors to Lee, Collier, and Charlotte Counties.

Sentinel Impact-Resistant Windows and Doors | Guardian Hurricane Protection

Protect your property with impact-resistant windows and doors this hurricane season. Sentinel impact-resistant windows and doors deliver safety and security with long-term property benefits.

Guardian Hurricane Protection provides the sales and installation of residential and commercial window replacements, entry doors, sliding doors, and French doors to Lee, Collier, and Charlotte Counties.

Discover the benefits and advantages of investing in impact-resistant windows and doors. Call Guardian Hurricane Protection or visit our website today.