Despite the various closures due to coronavirus (COVID-19), Southern Shutters, Shades & Blinds wants to reassure customers that we are open for business. Our sales team and our manufacturing team are fully staffed. As the COVID-19 situation evolves, we are taking every precaution to ensure we are providing a safe working environment and have increased all safety measures for our employees.
We are practicing social distancing with all employees in the showroom and the factory. Our cleaning protocols have been increased in our showroom and factory to include additional cleaning, especially in high-traffic areas. We are working with employees to encourage behaviors that help reduce the risk of becoming infected with or transmitting the virus. We are also stressing the importance of staying home if an employee suspects they have been exposed to COVID-19 or are exhibiting symptoms.
Southern Shutters, Shades & Blinds will continue to monitor and respond to federal, state, and local health authorities to protect our employees and serve our customers safely, and with minimal disruption. The COVID-19 situation remains fluid and we will provide additional updates as circumstances evolve.We have been in business for 27 years and have weathered tough times before. As long as we are allowed to work, we will. If we are told to close our doors, to wait out the storm, rest assured, we will be back to finish all open jobs as soon as we are allowed to come back to work.
President of Southern Shutters Inc.