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Hot Climate? These Window Features Will Keep Your Home Cooler

Posted by on 9-09-16 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Hot Climate? These Window Features Will Keep Your Home Cooler

Windows are often thought of as a barrier between the cold outdoors and the warm indoors—so their importance tends to be overlooked in hot climates. But the truth is that the right window features can allow your windows to more effectively trap your cool air inside, lowering your A/C bills and making for a more comfortable indoor temperature. Look for these three features, in particular, when buying new windows for a home in a hot climate. UV-Blocking Coatings The UV rays from the sun are not only hot, but they can also bleach out your...

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Trying to Adjust to Working a Night Shift? Sleeping Aids That Can Help

Posted by on 7-07-16 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Trying to Adjust to Working a Night Shift? Sleeping Aids That Can Help

Have you started working a job that requires you to start covering late-night shifts? Are you unable to get good sleep throughout the day and looking for a way to get the rest you need so you can stay healthy and productive? Going without sleep can cause a lot of health complications, and you don’t want this to be a distraction for you. It will take the body a while to adjust to sleeping during the day and to staying up throughout the night. Here are some things to consider so you can start to adjust to your new schedule. Living-Space...

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Rebuilding After A Fire

Posted by on 6-06-16 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Rebuilding After A Fire

If you have survived a house fire, you can be scarred in more ways than one. Even if no one is physically hurt, the devastation of your home and possessions can be overwhelming. If you are able to remodel or rebuild, you can choose fire-resistant materials to reduce the chance that this type of catastrophe happens to you again.  Siding Fire resistant siding is attractive and versatile. Not only will your home have a lovely exterior, you will have more peace of mind. Excellent fire-resistant choices include fiber cement siding,...

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3 Tropical Style Tips For The Home

Posted by on 6-06-16 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Tropical Style Tips For The Home

Making a home feel like a tropical resort, even when it’s 30 degrees out, is something that many homeowners find appealing. There are many attractive features of tropical decor and architecture that can be integrated into any room in the home. With just a few changes, any home can feel like a tropical resort. Here are three tips that will help create those sought after tropical vibes in a home no matter where it is located. Plantation Shutters Plantation shutters are often found in homes in tropical areas. There are many reasons for...

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Three Ways To Save Money On Your Home Window Installation

Posted by on 5-05-16 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Three Ways To Save Money On Your Home Window Installation

If you are about to receive installation on your new home windows, but you would still like to save some money, it is not too late. There are actually a few ways you can still save money on your home window installation if your contractor is willing to rework the work estimate for you. Here are three ways you can do just that. Remove Your Old Windows on the Day of Installation Part of the installation expense is always the labor. By removing the old windows yourself, you are essentially cutting the labor time in half. With the old windows...

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3 Reasons Why You May Want To Hire Residential Window Cleaners

Posted by on 4-04-16 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Reasons Why You May Want To Hire Residential Window Cleaners

If you have windows that need to be cleaned on your home then you should consider hiring some residential window cleaners to come and clean them for you. This article will discuss 3 reasons why. Your Windows Are Incredibly High If the windows on your home are incredibly high then it may be in your best interest to hire some residential window cleaners to clean them for you. Not only are these windows very tough to clean, but they can also be dangerous to clean. Residential cleaners have ladders that can adjust to clean windows of all heights,...

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Refuting 2 Major Common Fiberglass Myths

Posted by on 3-03-16 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Refuting 2 Major Common Fiberglass Myths

When it comes to choosing windows for your home, there can be a number of different choices that you will have to make. Due to the variety of different types of windows, you may feel overwhelmed when you are making these choices. As a result, you might overlook the option of choosing fiberglass windows, and this can be especially true if you are under the impression that a couple of misconceptions about these windows are true. Myth: Fiberglass Windows Are Only Used In Cars It is a common misconception that fiberglass windows are only used in...

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Window Upgrades: 4 Helpful Tips For Selecting The Right Vinyl Window

Posted by on 1-01-16 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Window Upgrades: 4 Helpful Tips For Selecting The Right Vinyl Window

If you have decided to replace your current windows with vinyl than you are probably aware of all the benefits associated with them. Vinyl windows are energy efficient, affordable, and flexible in terms of style. Knowing the basic benefits of them is just one part though, in order to choose the best type of vinyl window for your home you need to do a little research. If you don’t know what you should be looking for, don’t worry. Here are four helpful tips to help ensure you choose the right vinyl window for your home: 1. Know...

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3 Tips To Ensure Your Windows Are Prepared For Tornadoes

Posted by on 12-12-15 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Tips To Ensure Your Windows Are Prepared For Tornadoes

Living in an area that gets frequent tornadoes means that you have to be on your toes. Although there is really nothing that you can do to protect your home in the event of a direct hit, you can help protect your home against tornado conditions. For example, there are steps that you can do to ensure that your windows are properly prepared for a potential storm. These are a few steps that you should take so that you don’t have to worry as much about your windows during one of these storms. 1. Invest in Impact Windows First of all, you...

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Need Replacement Windows? Understand These 4 Window Frame Types

Posted by on 11-11-15 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Need Replacement Windows? Understand These 4 Window Frame Types

Does your home need replacement windows because the old ones are damaged, drafty, or simply unattractive? Buying new windows will be a great investment for your home. They will help increase your home’s curb appeal, while also improving its energy efficiency in a way that will lower your HVAC costs. All window frames are not created equally though. The frame you select should be appropriate for the style of your house and the climate it is in. By understanding the differences between these four window frame types, you can make an...

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