How Useful are Phantom Screen Doors for your home?

By | 2017-06-17T20:12:52+00:00 March 20th, 2017|Design, Doors, Updating Your Home|

Why should you choose a Phantom screen door? For starters, the company is only focused on retractable screens. That would mean their products are top-notch. Why else would they offer a limited lifetime warranty on their parts? They are also the largest authorized distributor network in North America. Enough talk about the company. What about [...]

Perfect Eco Friendly Doors for Your Home

By | 2017-06-17T20:12:53+00:00 February 2nd, 2017|Creative, Design, Doors, Saving Money, Updating Your Home|

   Provia Fiberglass Signet door is a great alternative to wood.As the world transitions from to a future filled with eco friendly and sustainable materials, you can make the future happen at the very doorstep of your home. A sustainable, low carbon footprint, or eco friendly door is all about the material that is chosen [...]

Storm Windows, How to Decide If You Need Them?

By | 2017-06-17T20:12:53+00:00 January 30th, 2017|Creative, Design, Saving Money, Updating Your Home, Windows, Winter|

For those who haven’t yet heard of ‘storm windows’, they basically serve as an easy and economical way of enhancing the efficiency of your aging, single-pane windows. A storm window is mounted as an additional window onto the exterior, and helps in minimizing the flow of external wind into the home. In addition to this, [...]

How to Find a Qualified Contractor.

By | 2017-06-17T20:12:53+00:00 January 17th, 2017|Design, Doors, Real Estate, Siding, Updating Your Home, Windows|

With many people being able to easily buy advertising on Google, Facebook, and other media sources it might be hard to find a reliable contractor. We will be going over a few ways to find a few contractors that are worthy to remodel your home. Know Your Code Call the city building department and find [...]

How to Repurpose Old Doors and Windows

By | 2017-06-17T20:12:53+00:00 January 16th, 2017|Design, Doors, Saving Money, Updating Your Home, Windows, Windows|

So your doors and windows are finally ready to be replaced.   That does not mean that you have to throw them in the trash. You can put your chipped doors and weathered windows to good use by repurposing them into recycled household utilities and decorations. By using your old doors and windows, you will not only [...]

Window Styles That Will Fit Your Home

By | 2017-06-17T20:12:54+00:00 December 5th, 2016|Design, Saving Money, Updating Your Home, Windows, Windows|

Every home is made up of individual components that give it a unique character – the choice of paint, lighting styles, the proper use of bricks or wood and much more. One of the important components that people fail to consider is the styles of their windows. In addition to letting in light and keeping [...]

Add Depth and Design With A Kitchen Bay Window

By | 2016-12-05T18:37:38+00:00 December 5th, 2016|Design, Updating Your Home, Windows|

Bay windows are not traditionally installed in kitchens, and most interior designers or architects include them to the living or dining room.  Whether you go for a box bay, an angled bay or a bay with window seats, they will brighten up the kitchen space and give it a fresh look, not to mention added [...]

Which is the Right Material for your Doors and Windows?

By | 2017-06-17T20:12:54+00:00 November 8th, 2016|Design, Doors, Updating Your Home, Windows, Windows|

Windows and doors can accentuate the aesthetics and performance of your home. Choosing the right material for them is important. Make the right choice, and you would not only be able to improve the beauty and value of your home, but also save on energy bills.  Different climates require different door/window materials for optimal performance. [...]

Replace Siding to Increase Home Value.

By | 2017-06-17T20:12:54+00:00 October 19th, 2016|Design, Real Estate, Saving Money, Siding, Updating Your Home|

New siding increases the appeal of your home.   Wood tends to be prone to damage, and there is only so much that a fresh coat of paint can do. Consider getting your wood siding replaced.  A new siding boosts curb appeal, and can add thousands of dollars to your home value while your investment [...]

How Safe are Modern, High-Security Doors?

By | 2016-10-12T16:11:35+00:00 October 12th, 2016|Design, Doors, Updating Your Home|

In August 2016, a man in Springfield, Missouri walked to his neighbor’s front door, said “Siri, unlock the front door”, and it opened – it was as simple as that. The owner had installed a ‘high-security’ system for his ‘smart’ home, and an iPad was present to listen to and activate voice commands. The problem [...]