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3 Reasons Why You Should Definitely Replace Your Home’s Windows

Posted by on 1-01-17 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Reasons Why You Should Definitely Replace Your Home’s Windows

Many people hang onto their windows for far longer than they should. You should always keep in mind that your windows aren’t meant to last forever. Is it time to replace your windows? Here are three reasons you should consider it. 1. Replace Your Windows If They Are Old or Damaged The older your windows, the less effective they are. Windows become weak over time. The weaker the window, the more they can leak air. This can directly affect your energy costs, as your HVAC system will have to work harder to keep the space comfortable. Weak...

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Two Signs That It’s Time For You To Get New Siding

Posted by on 1-01-17 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Two Signs That It’s Time For You To Get New Siding

The siding on your home is a very important part of the overall structure of the building.  It adds to aesthetic appeal, and if you are the initial builder of the property, gives you the opportunity to showcase your style based upon the material and colors that you choose.  However, it’s very easy to ignore the condition of your siding until it’s in complete shambles.  Don’t wait until the exterior portion of your house appears to be in complete disarray; use this information to learn more about the signs that...

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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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