Windows: The Glass We Admire

Types Of New Windows And Their Uses

24 March 2020
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New windows give a home a refreshed appearance and have several other benefits, which may include increasing home value, reducing noise and improving energy efficiency depending on the type of window. If your home needs new windows, here are several different kinds available and when you might want to use each one. Single-Hung Windows for Affordability Single-hung windows are characterized by the way they open. They only open from one end, which is usually the bottom. Read More …

3 Things To Know About Hurricane Shutters

24 March 2020
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If you live in an area where hurricanes are a threat, there are plenty of things that you can do to add protection to your home. Hurricane window shutters can help protect your home during a hurricane. They do more than just protect your windows. Hurricane shutters also prevent wind and water from entering your home and causing damage. If you live in an area where hurricanes occur, you should consider installing hurricane shutters. Read More …

Getting Your Openings Ready To Remove Old Windows And Install New Ones For Renovations

24 March 2020
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If you want to prepare your home for renovations, one of the projects that you may be planning is installing new windows. The following guide will help you with removing the old windows and making changes to prepare to have new windows installed. 1. Removing the Interior Trim and Any Hardware The interior trim that surrounds windows and doors is woodwork that is usually installed after the window is installed. Therefore, these materials will need to be removed before you can install a new window in an opening. Read More …

Cleaning And Maintenance Tips For Well-Working And Beautiful Windows

24 March 2020
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Your home's windows provide a beautiful view of the outside world from your home's interior, but they also provide a level of protection against outside threats. Overtime, your windows can age; they need upkeep and cleaning to keep them working as they should. Here are some helpful measures you can take to keep your home's windows maintained to keep their high level of protection to your home. Clean and Maintain Your Windows Read More …

Renovating An Older Home? Tips To Choose The Windows And Glass

24 March 2020
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If you are renovating an older home, you have many choices to make. One of these is replacing the windows and glass, and you have many options to choose from, which can make it difficult. The information below should help make the choice easier.  Types of Windows One type of window you can choose from is known as double-hung windows. These windows slide up and down in the window frame. The windows are stacked, which means you can open both windows at the same time. Read More …

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Windows: The Glass We Admire

When was the last time you simply sat and looked through a window? This is such a relaxing experience. Looking through a window can feel like you're catching a glimpse of a different world, even if you're just looking at the yard outside your home. So often, our windows go unappreciated, but surely, our homes would be less enjoyable without them. On this blog, we hope to teach our readers more about windows in order to increase their appreciation for this home element. Learn about the different styles of windows, materials used to make them, how to keep them cleaner, and much more.

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