Windows and doors are essential components to any home. They contribute to the aesthetics of your home, can affect the comfort of the home’s interior, and they dictate how secure your home is. However, you don’t always notice the signs that it is time to replace your windows and doors, as they deteriorate gradually. There are telltale warning signs that will be a good indicator that you need replacement windows and doors. We have prepared a guide explaining five of ….
Your home’s exterior doors require some attention every now and then to ensure they look great, function properly, lasts a long time. Many homeowners however unintentionally neglect their exterior doors, forgoing any maintenance. Did you know that most contractors recommend you inspect and maintain your entry doors frequently? This will help you identify and potentially prevent potential problems and safety issues. Below we will cover what our specialists recommend about maintaining your exterior doors. 1. Clear Dirt & Debris Cleaning your doors on ….
Apart from keeping your air conditioners in top condition, there are helpful window and door tips that can help you beat the summer heat without causing a spike in your energy bills. Consider the tips below to take care of the sweltering summer heat. Windows and doors provide access to the outdoors, and they can also let heat into your home during the summer months. If your windows and doors are in bad shape, look to hire a professional and ….
If you have been thinking it is time for a window replacement, you have several options to consider before moving ahead with your project. With new windows comes the opportunity to change the style and function of your windows as well as the look and feel of your entire home. The type of material your window frames are manufactured from is another decision you will need to make for your project. There are multiple options such as wood, aluminum, composite ….
With any home there are always general maintenance and upkeep routines that need to be performed to ensure all key aspects of your home are functioning properly and limit potential expensive repairs down the road. Completing an energy consumption audit, however is not something many home owners have on there to do lists. An annual energy audit of your home will help you pin point potential trouble areas that may lead to an increase in your energy bills. Even though ….
A double-hung window is a stylish alternative to the single hung window. They come in a wide variety of styles and framing options. This traditional window style features an upper and lower sash that slide vertically past one another in a single casement. Double-hung windows are often placed adjacent to decks, patios, and walkways. So, why should you use double-hung windows? What are the advantages of double-hung windows? Here are 5 pros of double-hung windows in your home as a ….