Assessing Eco-Friendliness: Choosing an Eco-Friendly Window

Assessing Eco-Friendliness: Choosing an Eco-Friendly Window

The benefits of eco-friendly “green” products aren’t confined to just the environment; they also extend to your monthly household bills. In the case of eco-friendly windows, for example, green windows aren’t only made using sustainable materials; they’re also...
The Best Time to Replace Your Windows

The Best Time to Replace Your Windows

It’s important to consider the weather when planning for your window replacement project. Replacing your windows exposes your home to elements while the new windows are being installed. This can make your heating and cooling systems work harder and affect your indoor...
Choosing Replacement Windows for Craftsman Bungalow Homes

Choosing Replacement Windows for Craftsman Bungalow Homes

The Craftsman Bungalow home style emerged from the design aesthetic of the Arts & Crafts movement during the early twentieth century. It was the preferred home style for smaller American homes from 1905 to 1920, but it’s still popular today. Here are some tips for...
Should You Tip the People Replacing Your Windows?

Should You Tip the People Replacing Your Windows?

You usually give tips to waiters, taxi drivers and food delivery people. However, there are services where you aren’t sure whether it’s appropriate to tip someone or not. In this post, your local window installation expert discusses whether you should tip the...
5 Best Window Types for Kitchens

5 Best Window Types for Kitchens

The kitchen is probably the busiest area of your home. You want it to have windows that provide sufficient lighting and make your indoor space more appealing. Here are the best window types for kitchens. 1. Sliding Windows – Sliding windows can be placed above...
5 Surprising Signs Your Home Is Wasting Energy

5 Surprising Signs Your Home Is Wasting Energy

As a homeowner, it’s understandable that you want to save money on your energy bills. The money you save can go to your child’s college fund or even the next family vacation. That’s why homeowners invest in energy-efficient windows and patio doors. However, this isn’t...
Great Escape: Things to Keep in Mind for a Fire Escape Plan

Great Escape: Things to Keep in Mind for a Fire Escape Plan

A house fire is one of the worst things that can possibly happen to you as a homeowner. Not only does it bring the possibility of completely losing the home you worked hard for, but it also puts your family in danger. This is why you should draft up a home fire escape...
3 Window Cleaning Tools You Should Consider

3 Window Cleaning Tools You Should Consider

Whether they’re bay windows or another window type, windows are an integral part of any home. So, with that in mind, it’s only natural you’d want to keep them clean as much as possible. There are various solutions you can use, but there are three tools to wipe them...
Your Windows and STC Ratings

Your Windows and STC Ratings

Windows not only let natural light in and protect the household from the elements, but they also have the ability to block noise from the outside. You’re most likely wondering how your windows can do so and how can manufacturers even gauge or determine such a thing....
The Energy Efficiency of Our Sliding Doors

The Energy Efficiency of Our Sliding Doors

Two types of doors are typically found in U.S.: traditional French doors and newer sliding glass doors. Both doors offer different characteristics and benefits to your home. But, today, we will be exploring sliding doors and their potential to give your home greater...