What Components Make a Door Durable?

By | 2016-06-22T15:46:41+00:00 June 22nd, 2016|Design, Doors, Updating Your Home|

What Components Make a Door Durable? We cannot stress enough the significance of doors in our homes. However, both time and weather conditions may take a toll on their quality and performance. The harsh winter, the sweltering summers, the torrential rains and winds might damage your doors considerably over time.  When purchasing doors for your [...]

Choosing the Right Siding For Your Home

By | 2016-06-22T15:22:13+00:00 June 22nd, 2016|Creative, Design, Siding, Updating Your Home|

Choosing the Right Siding   Many people add siding to their home to give it that extra dash of style and color.  Deciding what type of siding to install may be the hardest part of the whole process. You would agree that while aesthetics are important, the durability of the siding material, its resistance to [...]

Dispelling the Myths on Low E Windows

By | 2017-06-17T20:12:55+00:00 June 22nd, 2016|Saving Money, Uncategorized, Updating Your Home, Windows, Windows|

  Dispelling the Myths on Low E Windows Low E window is short for low emissivity windows. There is a discussion on whether windows with low E coatings are really energy efficient. The truth is low E windows really work. Many people say that Low E windows don't work. But nothing could be further from [...]

Signs that your doors and windows may need to be replaced.

By | 2016-04-08T14:31:24+00:00 April 8th, 2016|Design, Doors, Updating Your Home, Windows, Windows|

Windows  Replacing the old windows in your home is not just a design choice. Above all, windows must add to the functionality and efficiency of your home. Here are a few obvious indicators that you should replace your windows: Drafts – If you can feel hot air coming in through your windows when they are [...]

How to sell your home faster with new doors and windows

By | 2017-06-17T20:12:55+00:00 March 3rd, 2016|Doors, Real Estate, Updating Your Home, Windows, Windows|

Invest in energy efficiency Getting ready to sell your home?  Today the keyword in all homes is energy efficiency. It has been estimated by the US Department of Energy that up to 40% of the heat produced indoors escapes outside through doors and windows. And so it greatly makes sense to replace the existing windows [...]

The Advantages of Low-E Glass

By | 2017-06-17T20:12:55+00:00 August 6th, 2015|Saving Money, Uncategorized, Updating Your Home, Windows, Winter|

Heat Retention in the Winter: With Summer in full swing it is almost a painful trip down memory lane to recall the bitter cold we all went through this past winter. Below freezing temperatures, feet of snow with seemingly endless snow storms contributing to the already excessive snow banks, and of course our heating bills. [...]

Remodeling Trends for the Back of Your Home!

By | 2015-08-06T18:49:10+00:00 August 6th, 2015|Creative, Design, Real Estate, Uncategorized, Updating Your Home, Windows|

Summer is here and that means it is time for BBQs! More and more homeowners are looking remodel their homes, allowing for easier access to their backyard, and of course, their grill. In fact, this trend has been so substantial that a survey conducted by market research firm Principia has predicted a 7% increase in window and door [...]

Improving Indoor Air Quality In Your Home or Apartment

By | 2015-03-12T16:10:36+00:00 March 12th, 2015|Doors, Real Estate, Uncategorized, Updating Your Home, Windows, Winter|

If you spent a lot of time indoors this winter because of the cold, snowy and frigid weather, you may have noticed more frequent sniffles and itchy eyes than in the warmer months. By keeping windows and doors closed in relatively small spaces such as apartments and condos, indoor allergens are locked in and have [...]