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  • 3 Reasons You Should Install French Doors On Your Back Patio!

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    06 Nov, 2012

    Whether you want to replace a sliding patio door, a solid door or even replace windows with a door, there are advantages when you install French doors in your home. Modern patio doors can have very narrow frames, plain glass, and relatively ordinary finish details such as utilitarian hardware. French doors add an elegance to […]

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  • Brighten Up Your Home With These Window Design Tips!

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    01 Nov, 2012

    As you plan your window project, working with a brand such as Marvin will give you the ability to design your own custom windows. The possibilities are myriad, so start with these window design tips that can brighten your home. Transoms – this is usually a fixed or hopper window (one that tilts open at […]

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  • Window Types: Double Hung Window Styles

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    30 Oct, 2012

    Double Hung windows have two sashes that move up and down. There are many double hung window types, especially if you select a brand such as Marvin, a made-to-order window with virtually limitless combinations of feature and options. Round top Marvin windows reintroduced the round top window to the industry decades ago, at a time […]

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  • Composite Windows Vs. Vinyl Windows: What’s The Difference?

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    23 Oct, 2012

    At one time, vinyl was the leading edge material, but like all technology, the world has moved on. Today, composite windows lead the way in advantages over vinyl. One brand in particular is out ahead of the pack with the first-to-market fiberglass window material that now has 20 years of proven performance in the field: […]

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  • Marvin Integrity Windows And Doors Announces Architect Challenge Winners

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    18 Oct, 2012

    Each year Marvin Windows and Doors holds a competition for architects. Accepting projects from around the world, the winners are chosen by a panel of renowned architects, designers, and window experts. This year, two winning architects from the NY Metro area entered projects quite diverse in style and design, perfectly illustrating the design flexibility and […]

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  • Customized Windows: How Authentic Window Design Can Help

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    16 Oct, 2012

    Customized windows have functional benefits, and they can be made specifically to your sense of style. You don’t have to be a window expert to plan and design the customized windows for your home. Authentic Window Design (AWD) specializes in selling and installing Marvin, the leading brand of made-to-order windows and doors with a 100 […]

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  • What You Need To Know About Customized Windows

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    11 Oct, 2012

    Did you know that customized windows have an edge over brands that are made ahead and warehoused? Fit is a critical factor in the success of a window installation. Sure, an opening can be made to fit a window, but it’s far better when the window is made to fit the opening. When a window […]

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  • How Can Feature Windows Add Style To Your Home?

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    09 Oct, 2012

    The next time you’re out for a drive, pay extra attention to the homes that stand out as stylish. At first you may have a hard time deciding why. But you’ll begin to notice that many homes set themselves apart with feature windows. Feature windows are ones that are unique from the rest of a […]

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  • What Shapes And Sizes Are Available For Picture Windows?

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    04 Oct, 2012

    Whether you are adding a picture window or replacing and existing one, with Marvin windows, the possibilities are wide open for creativity. For replacements, for example, you do not have to end up with exactly the same shape and size you currently have. The opening can be changed, enlarged, moved or made smaller. Professional window […]

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  • 5 Practices To Avoid When Choosing Windows

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    02 Oct, 2012

    Here are five things to avoid when you are choosing windows for your home. Avoid choosing strictly by the lowest price – it is really true that you get what you pay for. When the window decision comes down to how little the it costs per opening, you may not get the satisfaction and results […]

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