Boca Raton Development Corp
source for high quality hurricane products, service & installations
Since Hurricane Andrew swept through Florida in 1992, there have been numerous changes in building codes in Southern Florida and other coastal areas. Much research and development of specialized hurricane-resistant products has taken place to meet new code requirements.
Many curtain wall, door and window manufacturers have invested considerable sums of money to develop new products or to enhance their existing lines, but few glass skylight manufacturers have ventured into the hurricane glazing arena.
At the time of this printing, only two glass skylight manufacturers have glass system approvals listed with Dade County. Check and see for yourself by logging on to Dade County's web site at