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  • 5 Signs It’s Time To Consider New Home Windows

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    11 Sep, 2012

    Investing in replacement windows can realize many benefits to your home and the way you live, but how do you know when it’s time to get new home windows? Drafts and Air Leaks Anyone who has lived with drafty old windows has seen the signs on windier days – a big gust hits the house […]

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  • 3 Window Types To Enhance Curb Appeal

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    06 Sep, 2012

    Curb appeal is that first impression people get of your home, whether it’s a home buyer, arriving guests, your neighbors, or just someone driving by. Put yourself in their shoes. Take a look from across the street, or drive by from both directions and really study your at your home. Some of the first things you’ll […]

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  • Window Types: Bow Windows vs. Bay Windows

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    23 Aug, 2012

    Both bow and bay windows are excellent window types to add interest and significantly change the sense of space and light in a room without moving entire walls. Their impact is like a mini remodel that can meet your budget more easily that major renovations. So what is the difference between bow and bay windows? […]

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  • Window Sizes: How Do I Know If My New Windows Are The Right Size?

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    21 Aug, 2012

    Some brands of windows, especially vinyl and aluminum, are made in popular sizes and shapes and pulled from a warehouse to fulfill orders. Often times if these window sizes do not fit exactly, installers resort to altering the opening of the home to make them fit. This process can have some disadvantages. In particular, it […]

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  • 5 Keys To Remember When Choosing Windows

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    16 Aug, 2012

    Besides the time and effort it takes for choosing windows– shopping, buying, and installing- you want to be sure they are a worthwhile investment in the long run. You see window ads in the mail, on TV and on the Internet, but what do you really need to know to make sure you buy the […]

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  • Choosing Windows: How To Tell If A Window Is Energy Efficient

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    14 Aug, 2012

    When you are choosing windows, knowing if a window or door is energy efficient is not a simple matter. Windows and doors are made up of frame materials glass, and vary greatly in size, operation, design and shape. All of these factors will affect a door or window’s energy efficiency. To help you determine if […]

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  • Choosing Windows: What Style Is Right For Me?

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    09 Aug, 2012

    Windows are a certainly functional, and when designed right, they can have a major impact on the beauty, curb appeal, and wow factor of your home, too. Whether you are choosing windows for remodeling, adding an extension or just looking to replace your windows, working with a company that specializes in window and door design […]

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  • 5 Considerations To Make For New Home Windows

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    07 Aug, 2012

    Will your windows be pulled from a warehouse or made specifically for your home? Who wants a one-size-fits-all solution? When it comes to windows, some manufacturers make the most popular sizes and styles and put them in a warehouse. When you order, they pick the closest model to the one you want. Other window companies […]

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  • How To Choose The Best Patio Door For Your Patio

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    28 Jul, 2012

    Here are some easy tips for finding the right patio door for your outdoor living area. Sliding versus Swinging Do you have room for swinging doors? Then Marvin’s French doors, offered in inswing and outswing styles can help you make a grand entrance (or exit) to your patio area. If space is an issue, consider […]

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  • The Best Place For A Picture Window In Your Home

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    24 Jul, 2012

    Besides living rooms, there are many other places that picture windows can add beauty and brightness to your home. Of course it’s easy to imagine a grand feature wall with picture windows as a focal point, but many homeowners are opting to add a view to a kitchen, bedroom or even a bathroom. It’s all […]

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