If the windows in your home are not performing how you would like them to perform, you have the choice to either invest in window replacement or window repair. When deciding which option is best for you, there are a few questions you need to ask yourself. Question #1: Is there a draft around the windows? First, you need to establish if there is a draft around the window. Oftentimes, when there is a draft around the window, all you need is to apply caulking around the edge of the window, where the frame meets with your home.
4 October 2019
Motorized blinds are an excellent window treatment option for seniors, as they make the process of opening and closing the blind as simple as pressing a button. Whether your elderly loved one lives in the home with you or still lives independently, learn about some of the reasons why these window treatments are an ideal solution. Mobility Concerns If your loved one lives alone and has mobility concerns, this window treatment is a safe option.
22 July 2019
No matter what your reason for deciding to install new windows in your home, you can actually reap many benefits far beyond the initial reason for the investment. If you have been on the fence about seeking new window services, it can help to understand some of the lesser-recognized benefits that you'll get. Here are a couple of the advantages that many people overlook about installing new windows in a home.
29 March 2019
If you are ready to upgrade the windows in your home, and you live in Florida, it's more than likely, due to state and local building codes, that you will need to install impact-resistant windows. Impact-resistant windows, or hurricane windows, are designed to protect your home in the event of a hurricane. That is not the only benefit of installing impact-resistant windows though. Benefit #1: Increased Energy Efficiency When you upgrade to impact-resistant windows in your home, you will experience increased energy efficiency.
4 February 2019
Although an unfinished attic does not provide as much functionality as a finished attic, you may appreciate the storage space that it gives your family. However, when you have more than enough storage in other areas, you may become interested in turning the attic into a bedroom. This is a rather large project that you will benefit from getting professional help for the execution. However, you may be comfortable with managing everything on your own, which means you can decide when to hire professionals and for what projects.
28 November 2018
A huge aspect of your home's exterior is the front door. It's what invites friends and family in and sets the tone for your curb appeal. If you're looking for a replacement, you'll want to use this selection guide. Size Before you start thinking about the style or material of the front doors, focus on the basics. That is, of course, size. Without the right size, the new replacement door that shows up to your property may not fit perfectly, requiring you to send it back and start this process over again.
30 September 2018
The tight supply of affordable homes and the longing for a more frugal housing option has led to a growing number of Americans to explore the possibility of renovating older mobile homes to create a comfortable, low-cost home. Since most older mobile homes lack high-quality thermal windows, installing new ones is often near the top of the renovation to-do list. If you have purchased an older mobile home and want to replace the original windows, here are some issues you may run into and how to address them.
24 August 2018
If you are shopping for new windows, you need to consider all of the possible sash material options. Most of the products installed in modern homes are some sort of synthetic material, whether it be vinyl, PVC, plastic, or fiberglass. Metal and wood are still options as well, but they aren't as common. Wood is very well liked by homeowners because of how it naturally looks. It is a material that is often replicated on many synthetic materials.
18 July 2018
Are you finally ready to install a windows on your home? If you are ready to add the style and security of new window to your building, synthetic products are hard to beat. In fact, if you look closely at most new construction, you will probably see that most new replacement windows are made out of materials like vinyl or PVC. These might not be the first products that jump to mind when you imagine stylish windows.
5 June 2018
Any window that opens provides a potential access point to your home. Keep unwanted guests out, and your pet and children inside, with the right locks and security methods for your windows. There are a variety of ways you can secure your windows, from window latches and security bars to child safety latches, window wedges, and sash locks. 1. Window Latch Window latches are the default lock found on modern single and double-hung windows.
17 May 2018