Are You Remodeling Your Kitchen?


Are you finally getting the kitchen you always wanted? Maybe your kitchen is the room you want family and friends to gather in, rather than using your living room or family room for everyday living and for special events. Perhaps you are even creating additional space by knocking out a wall and making another room, or even your patio area, part of your kitchen. From adding a bay window to including a cooking island in your kitchen, here are some ideas that might help you to design an attractive and practical kitchen that your family and friends can enjoy.

23 October 2018

Are You Decorating An Enclosed Patio?


Perhaps you have recently decided to make your outdoor patio part of your actual house so that you can use it during the cooler months. If so, you are probably in for some very fun shopping and decorating. From selecting the patio doors to choosing the furniture for your enclosed patio, here are some ideas that might help you. The Patio Doors - How many patio doors will you want? For example, is there a door that leads to the patio from the back yard?

19 September 2018

3 Keys For Your Window Repair And Installation


To really get the most out of your household, it's important that you do your due diligence when it comes to your windows. By purchasing a quality set of windows for your home, you'll be better able to enjoy visibility, thermal conditioning, and overall value in your home. To begin learning more about how you can buy and install a great set of windows for your household, read on and utilize the tips presented below.

11 July 2018

How You Can Get The Most From Your Replacement Windows


Window replacement is not the kind of home update you want to make often. You want to get it right the first time. If you're planning to upgrade the windows in your house, there are several things you can do to get the most from this repair; here are some of them.  Focus on Energy Efficiency Make sure you focus on the energy efficiency of the windows. Windows with higher energy efficiency qualities do a better job at minimizing heat transfer.

2 July 2018

3 Ways To Make Sure Your New Windows Are Insulated Against Drafts


With all the information that is readily available online and elsewhere, as well as the fact as you can buy windows at just about any home improvement store, you may assume that window installation will be an easy task. However, one of the biggest problems DIY homeowners face after installing windows on their own is drafts. Even the slightest cracks during installation can allow drafts to blow through around a new window, and this can be a huge efficiency problem.

21 May 2018

Why You Should Upgrade To Double-Hung Windows


If you're going to have new windows put in your home, you may want to update them to a different style. Replacement windows need to fit the size of the opening in your home, but you can choose any style you like. If you have single-hung windows now, you may want to get double-hung windows when your old ones are replaced. Here are some advantages of double-hung windows. Cleaning The Exterior Glass Is Easy

29 April 2018

Permanent Vs. Temporary Storm Shutters


Storm shutters can truly protect your home in desperate times. During severe storms, rains, and flooding, a properly installed storm shutter can keep water out of your house and protect your glass from impact. There are obviously many different types of storm shutters on the market. This article compares permanent storm shutters to temporary shutters. Permanent Shutters Permanent shutters are those that are always attached to the outside of your windows on hinges.

25 March 2018

Insulated Glass Windows: A Primer


When you are ready for new window installation in your home, you have a huge variety of windows to choose from.  One type of window that is becoming more and more popular for home use are insulated glass windows, often times called insulated glass units. Insulated glass units differ a bit from standard windows, and have many added benefits. What are Insulated Glass Windows? Insulated glass windows are windows that are composed of two or more panes of glass.

14 March 2018

Have Delicate Blinds Or Curtains? Consider Investing In Custom Blinds


When you first moved into your home, you may have bought inexpensive blinds or curtains to block out the sun and get immediate privacy. But, you may know that they have a limited lifespan, and you may be interested in replacing them with something that can last many years. Although you could go out and buy premium window treatments, you can benefit greatly from investing in custom blinds that you know will meet or exceed your demands.

26 February 2018

Want To Get Window Cleaning? Consider A Few Reasons For Delaying The Service


As a homeowner, you may inspect your home on occasion to determine what needs to be done to keep it clean and in excellent condition. The great thing is that you have the option to hire a window cleaning company to make sure the windows are spotless when you need them to be. Although you may be ready to schedule an appointment for window cleaning service, you should understand when you will find it most beneficial to delay the service for a short time.

6 February 2018