Shedding Some Light On Windows!

Shedding Some Light On Windows!

  • 4 Steps For Using A Pressure Washer To Clean Your Windows

    If you want to quickly and effectively clean your windows, a great way to do so is by using a pressure washer. Here are the four steps that you need to follow in order to use a pressure washer to clean your windows. #1 Check The Seals Around Your Windows The first thing that you need to do is spend some time checking your windows first. You are going to want to check the glaze and caulking around all of the windows that you want to clean to make sure that it is intact and secure.

  • Are Your Windows A Good Candidate For Drop-In Replacement Windows?

    If you want to improve your home's energy efficiency or update its look by installing new windows, drop-in window replacements are a good option. Since they sit comfortably in your current window frame, they spare you from the hassle of installing an entirely new frame. However, they aren't suitable for all types of windows; sliding windows and casement windows often won't accept them, and damage to the existing window frame means you will need to replace it regardless.

  • Three Ways To Change Your Exterior With New Doors And Give The Interior Natural Light

    In older homes, one of the problems that you may face when remodeling is a lack of natural light. While adding more and larger windows is often the solution, there are also some features that can be added to your home with exterior door improvements. Consider sliding doors for back entrances and side lights for other doors. Here are some of the door improvements that will improve the look of the exterior of your home, while adding natural light to the interior:

  • Remodeling Your Shower? Door Options Galore

    When you decide to remodel your shower, you may think that you can only replace your current doors with similar doors. That simply is not so. After all, you are remodeling your shower, so you can make it into whatever you want, and use any of the following options for shower doors. Sliding Glass Doors Sliding glass doors rely on a track system. Modern technology has made it possible to create sliding tracks for straight as well as curved doors, so you can create a more interesting shower space and not have to rely on the square shape of your tub or an angular, single stall shower shape.

  • Renovating A Future Rental Home? 3 Tips To Keep In Mind When Replacing The Windows

    Purchasing a home with the intention of using it as a rental property can be a great investment, but it does come with some concerns if you need to do some renovation work before listing it for rent. If the windows are in poor shape, they should be one of the first things to take care of, due to how important the windows are in a home. Instead of quickly buying windows based only on looks or price so that the renovation can be finished as soon as possible, it's important that you look into which features are going to be the most important for a rental home.

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    Shedding Some Light On Windows!

    When my wife and I were shopping for our first house a couple of years ago, one of the things that we were sure to pay a lot of attention to was the windows. Windows play an important role in the amount of energy your home uses to stay cool in the summer and warm during the winter. Window technology has come a long way in the last couple of decades and having the right windows can save you money on your monthly energy bills. This blog is here to enlighten you on what's out there and what's best for you and your home.