If you live in a house with a basement, exiting the basement safely in case of emergency can potentially save your life. You might want to research your options for having an egress window installed professionally. An egress window is a window that is intended to provide an emergency means of exiting a dwelling, usually from a basement. Since this type of window is so big, they’re capable of functioning as doors. If an emergency arises in the basement, it’s definitely always a smart and safe idea to have another exit option. Not only can egress windows increase the safety of the members of your household, but they can also allow more natural light in.
Egress windows are helpful because opening them isn’t complicated. Opening them is actually simple and straightforward. If a dangerous situation should occur in the basement, an egress window can make getting out quickly easy. Children, for example, frequently use these windows as fire exits. Opening egress windows is simple for people of all ages, including the youngsters.
If you want to make your home a safer and happier place, then you have to look for a Milwaukee basement waterproofing company that can install your egress window professionally. A professional will go into all home window installation projects fully prepared. We consider key factors such as water drainage, the height of your basement’s ceiling and concealed nearby utilities. We diligently and carefully install egress windows to prevent the possibility of future pesky leaks, too.
When you call our team to install your egress window, we’ll begin by excavating the specific spot. We’ll check to see that the opening is large enough to permit a firefighter to easily get inside your residence. If a firefighter can’t pass through this window with or without all of his equipment, it’s simply not large enough. Once you get an egress window installed in your basement, make sure to tell everyone in your household about it. Be sure to tell all guests to your home, too. Anyone who is ever in your basement should be aware that this window is an emergency exit. Knowing this provides peace of mind.
Protect the people who are most important to you by investing in an egress window for your basement. Protect yourself, too. If you reside in the Milwaukee area, you can call us for more details on our installation services. An egress window will make your residence more secure to all. It will also make your basement markedly easier to escape.
In Southeast Wisconsin, we have the only Nationally Certified Structural Repair Specialist on staff and two Nationally Certified Waterproofing Specialists on staff.
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