Categories for Egress Windows

Are Egress Windows Safe?

May 6, 2022

A fire is something that no one ever wants to face. That being said, sometimes fire is something that we simply cannot avoid. If you have a home or a building that is lacking windows, adding egress windows might be just what you need to up the safety factor of your home or building. What Are Egress Windows? There is a standard that each home or building must be kept to in regards to how many windows must be in a home or other building. Fire codes state that there must be ample means of egress so that if there... View Article

All About Egress Windows in Alaska

September 26, 2019

Building codes in your area may require you to have egress windows in any room where people sleep or otherwise spend a significant amount of time. Their primary purpose is to provide a means of escape during emergency situations, but there are plenty of other benefits to having them in your home. This means, in any such room, you must have at least one exterior window or door that is operable from the inside without having to use special tools, keys or other extra effort to be able to allow an adult to pass through. The federal government sets specific... View Article

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