Categories for Replacement Windows

How to Tell If Your Wood Entry Door And Frame Is Rotting

February 17, 2023

When you have a wooden door or wood entry door and frame, it’s always a good idea to inspect it from time to time. One way to check for wood rot is to look at the bottom corners of your frame. These areas are most exposed to water damage from rain splashing against them and the threshold.  1. Splintering Or Cracking  Wood is an old-fashioned material that’s still very much in style, but it’s also a natural building material that can be vulnerable to decay. Rot is a serious issue that can cause air drafts, leakage, and other structural problems,... View Article

How To Care For Your New Replacement Windows

February 17, 2023

If you’ve recently had replacement windows installed in your home, or if your existing windows are deteriorating, you may be wondering how to take care of them. After all, they’re a major investment and they’ll impact your home’s curb appeal and value. To ensure that your new windows last, follow these 5 tips for keeping them clean and functional.  1. Clean The Glass  To care for your new replacement windows, the first step is to clean the glass. You can do this easily and quickly with the proper tools. Start by using a spray bottle filled with one-part white vinegar... View Article

The Advantages Of Custom-Made Windows And Doors

February 14, 2023

Custom made windows and doors offer many advantages over the standard products found at hardware stores. These include better appearance, energy efficiency, and increased home value. Better Appearance Unlike their standardized counterparts, custom-made window and door frames are designed with you in mind. This translates into a higher-quality product that will last longer and give you more value for your money in the long run. While a customized window isn’t for everyone, it’s worth the investment to see how well they will improve your home and enhance its curb appeal.   Better Energy Efficiency One of the most noticeable advantages... View Article

The Benefits Of Energy Efficient Windows And Doors

February 14, 2023

There are many benefits of using energy efficient windows and doors in a home. These include reduced energy consumption, increased comfort, and protection from the elements.  Reduced Energy Consumption  When you replace your older, single-pane windows with energy efficient double pane or triple-pane windows, you’ll save between 25% to 30% of your heating and cooling costs. You’ll also reduce your carbon emissions, which are a significant contributor to global warming. In addition, you’ll have a more comfortable home and not have to rely on your HVAC system as much to regulate the temperatures. This is a big savings, especially during... View Article

Why High Quality Windows Are Worth the Investment

November 14, 2022

The largest asset that most people will ever own is their home. As this is a big investment and a place where you will live and spend time, making investments for your home on occasion is a good idea. One investment that people should consider making is investing in high-quality windows. While they can come with a cost, there are various reasons why quality windows can be worth this investment.  Improve Efficiency For those wondering are good quality windows worth the investment, one of the benefits that can make them a good investment is that they can help improve the efficiency... View Article

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