Home Improvements Blog

3 Things to Know About Replacement Windows

January 25th, 2017 by admin | Windows

You love your grand, old house with its large, dramatic windows. They give your home a great sense of character and a head-turning aesthetic. They also emit a ton of light, letting you enjoy the perfect brightness in any room. … Continue reading

5 Ways to Creatively Cover Your Home in Vinyl Siding

November 6th, 2016 by admin | Siding

Think of the most attractive home in your area. What kind of siding does it have? Perhaps it has rich, mahogany wood siding that makes it look rustic. Or maybe it has solid stone siding that makes it look like … Continue reading

Need New Siding? 10 Reasons to Choose Vinyl

September 15th, 2016 by admin | Siding

Your home’s siding provides vital protection from the elements while making the building’s exterior more attractive. When your siding becomes old, damaged, or faded, you want a new material that will keep your home safe and beautiful for years to come. One … Continue reading

3 Reasons to Replace Your Vinyl Siding This Fall

July 19th, 2016 by admin | Siding

If you plan to sell your home in the upcoming months, you may have a few home improvement projects in mind to boost resale value. You might replace the front door, upgrade the kitchen cabinets, or hire a contractor to build a … Continue reading

4 Money-Saving Features to Look for in Replacement Windows

June 15th, 2016 by admin | Windows

You do a lot to save money and improve your home’s energy efficiency. You carefully monitor your air conditioner and furnace use. You unplug items not currently in use. And you perform many of your own repairs. Yet did you ever … Continue reading

Understanding Condensation on Your New Windows

May 15th, 2016 by admin | Windows

Condensation on your windows means there is an excess of humidity in your home. Condensation may occur as a natural result of humidity within the house and internal/external temperature differentials. Condensation on the glass does not indicate a defect in the window but results … Continue reading

Operation of Your New Vinyl Windows

April 30th, 2016 by admin | Windows

In order to tilt in the sashes of your Double Hung window you will need to: Unlock the window sash and raise the bottom sash (or lower the upper sash) it about 3” from the frame. Slide the tilt latches toward … Continue reading

Care and Maintenance of Your New Vinyl Windows

April 15th, 2016 by admin | Windows

Like any surface exposed to the outside elements, your windows will get dirty from time to time. Often, heavy rains will wash the vinyl clean, but if the rain is not enough, you can restore the shine to your window … Continue reading

Use Your Entry Door to Boost Curb Appeal

March 31st, 2016 by admin | Doors

Is it time to boost your home’s curb appeal? Then invest in a new entry door. An upgraded front door can increase your resale value all while transforming your home’s exterior—the first thing you, your guests, passersby, and potential buyers … Continue reading

Care and Maintenance for Your New Entry Door

March 15th, 2016 by admin | Doors

Finish: 1. To clean doors, wash with mild soap and water, rinse with clear water and wipe dry. 2. Keep weatherstrip clean of dirt and grit for proper seal. Wash with Mild soap and water, rinse with clear water and … Continue reading