Why Quality Windows are Crucial to Energy Conservation

Why Quality Windows are Crucial to Energy Conservation

Anyone who has ever built or remodeled a home knows how challenging it can be; the decisions are endless, and while some are easy (extra outlets in the kitchen? Double ovens or single?) choosing windows can be more complicated, with most people making their selections...
Meet the Northeast’s Most Popular Windows

Meet the Northeast’s Most Popular Windows

Meet the Northeast’s Most Popular Windows The Northeastern climate is a challenging one. While all four seasons offer their own distinct charms (there’s nothing better than autumn in New York), the winters can be harsh, and the weather patterns can be unpredictable...
What Are the Best Windows for New York's Climate?

What Are the Best Windows for New York's Climate?

Every part of your home plays a role, big or small, in your overall energy efficiency. Your windows are no exception. That’s why it’s important to understand the many different types, styles, glazing and framing materials before taking on a window installation...
Exploring Financing Options for Window Replacement Projects

Exploring Financing Options for Window Replacement Projects

A window replacement may seem like a small enough project to be handled even without too much financial planning. Sure, you’ll have to set aside a few hundred dollars to get it done, but it shouldn’t set you back far enough to justify taking a loan, right? This is...
Can You Convert a Window into a Patio Door?

Can You Convert a Window into a Patio Door?

Sometimes, home remodeling takes a little bit of thinking outside the box. For instance, why spring for new patio doors when you’ve got perfectly usable windows lying around after the remodel? Converting windows to doors can be a little challenging, but the results...
Do More Window Panes Equal Higher Energy Efficiency?

Do More Window Panes Equal Higher Energy Efficiency?

If you’ve been looking around for replacement windows or new patio doors, your top consideration should be the glass, which comes in single-, double-, even triple-pane varieties. But does more panes mean higher energy efficiency? Single-Pane Glass Traditional...
Factors That Affect Replacement Window Costs

Factors That Affect Replacement Window Costs

Quality replacement windows are not cheap, but, as with most types of home improvements, you do get what you pay for when you buy replacement windows. There are factors that affect replacement window costs. Labor Labor covers more than just installation work. It also...