MIAMI DADE PRODUCT APPROVED EQUIPMENT
Each and every one of our products has undergone the testing to become approved by Miami-Dade County. These products which have received the Miami-Dade Notice of Acceptance are approved for use anywhere in the state of Florida. We abide by the strict construction and installation standards that are required for this approval rating and are completely compliant with all of these stringent building codes.
All of our windows have undergone these tests and have been proven to provide adequate protection against wind-borne debris that can be caused in hurricane situations.
To ensure that our products meet this stringent approval process all aspects of their construction and installation are taken into account. The products themselves undergo significant testing and engineering analysis to determine that they meet the required building codes. When you choose products that have undergone the Miami-Dade approval process, you will rest easy knowing that you have windows and doors that are constructed to withstand hurricane force winds and impact from airborne debris.
Our windows and doors are sent to a lab where they undergo individual testing and approval after being subjected to the following tests:
- Air leakage
- Water leakage
- Structural pressure
- Forced entry
- Impact resistance
- Wind resistance
- Large-Missile resistant test
- Small-missile resistant test
All of our windows have undergone these tests and have been proven to provide adequate protection against wind-borne debris that can be caused in hurricane situations. These types of debris include impact from 9lbs of lumber moving at 50 feet per second, and ball bearings moving at a speed of 80 feet per second. Considering that all of our Miami-Dade product approved equipment has undergone this extensive screening process, you know that your home’s safety will be in good hands.
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Big Green Men Impact Shutters & Glass is rated 5 /5 based on these 3 happy customer reviews
The installation went smoothly
I replaced my windows and doors with impact resistant. The installation went smoothly. Very professional installers! They left the area clean with no mess.
Shutters look very nice
BGM installed accordion shutters on my home in Pembroke Pines. The shutters look very nice around my pool patio. I would recommend them to my friends and family.
We had accordion shutters installed on our home in South Miami. BGM did the installation on the date as promised. They did a great job!