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10 Questions to Ask Your Window Installer

February 1, 2022

Choosing the right person to install windows in your home can feel like a daunting task. Most homeowners will only undertake a project like this once or twice in a lifetime. How do you know you’re working with someone reputable who will diligently complete the task, improving the security and energy efficiency of your home for years to come? There are many questions you can ask window installers to help you decide who the right person is for your specific installation project. Outlined below are some recommendations to help get you started. Questions for window installers Asking the right questions... View Article

How to Measure for Replacement Windows

January 18, 2022

Making the decision to upgrade the windows in your home with air-tight, energy-efficient ones can be an exciting endeavor. You’ll save money on heat during our cold Colorado winters, enhance the security of your home with more advanced locking mechanisms and make opening and closing them to enjoy some fresh air a whole lot easier. But the ordering process comes with something of a challenge—how do you measure windows to ensure you’re ordering the right size replacements? Measuring replacement windows may sound easy enough, but if you’ve never done it before, it may be a little more complicated than you... View Article

Why Are My House Windows Fogging Up?

December 28, 2021

Perhaps you’ve noticed that your windows are fogging up. Does this mean your windows need to be replaced? Possibly, but not necessarily. To determine if the fog means it’s time to start window shopping, look for signs you need new windows. Here’s what you need to know. Why are my windows foggy? Your windows may be fogging up due to one of three common reasons. First, the panes may be foggy simply because there is an extreme temperature difference between the interior and the exterior of your home. Second, you may see fog on your windows if you have a... View Article

Signs Your Windows Need to Be Replaced

December 14, 2021

Is it time to invest in new windows for your home? Installing new windows is a significant endeavor, so you want to be sure your windows really need to be replaced before you complete this project. Look for the following signs you need new windows to know if it’s time to call your local window professionals. Your utility bills are through the roof If your HVAC system has to work harder to keep your interior comfortable, you’ll pay more for heating and cooling. Often, the reason for the expense is poor window insulation. Try these tests. If you stand next... View Article

Benefits of Replacing Your Windows and Doors During the Winter Months

December 1, 2021

Is it time to replace your windows and doors? Winter might not seem like a good time to tackle this task, but it’s a surprisingly excellent time to do so. Not only are contractors less busy in the colder months, but you can ensure your doors and windows are ready to take on the freezing Colorado winters. Here’s why you should consider replacing your doors and windows during winter: A slower season: Winter is historically a slow season for building contractors. Inclement weather can make it hard to build a house or add a new roof, but it’s not as... View Article

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