Glass Block Windows by Pittsburgh Corning Withstand Hurricane Force Winds and Protect Against Flying Debris
Online PR News – 28-July-2011 – – MORRIS, ILL. – Mother Nature has her sights set on your windows. With hurricane season bearing down, bracing for the violent storms is crucial, and Quality glass block and Window Co. is helping buildings arm themselves with sturdy hurricane-resistant glass block windows.
“Hurricane season is highly unpredictable, and if a building is not well-suited for intense storms, the consequences can be devastating,” said Ray Tuminello, president of Quality Glass Block & Windows Co. “Windows are your building’s first line of defense against hurricanes. Our hurricane-resistant glass block windows can withstand violent winds, as well as flying debris.”
Quality Glass Block provides sturdy Pittsburgh Corning products that are designed to protect against brute force. The glass blocks meet the Building Code and Dade County Approval Protocols’ “large missile impact” test, and they are easy to install. The windows are attractive and offer a high level of privacy for building occupants, while allowing a room to make the most of natural sunlight.
The windows are available pre-assembled, and customers can choose from 60 sizes and three individual patterns. The windows include 2x6 treated wood frames for durability.
Quality Glass Block & Window Co. is an industry-leading provider of loose glass blocks for sale. The company specializes in windows, vents, shower systems and more. The company provides the materials wholesale, and if needed, the manpower and expertise necessary to create an attractive, well-lit atmosphere.
“Our hurricane-resistant glass block windows give you peace of mind as the storms clouds roll in,” Tuminello said. “You no longer need shutters to protect fragile windows from flying objects, and the thick glass materials help to protect occupants and the building itself.”
Quality Glass Block & Window Co.
Quality Glass Block & Window Co. (http://www.qualityglassblock.com) is a leading provider of glass blocks used for windows, shower systems and vents. In addition to wholesale glass blocks, Quality Glass Block & Window provides installation services or guidance for do-it-yourself builders and homeowners.