A Guide to Vinyl Siding Installation

5 January 2017
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There are tons of smart ways to remodel your home. Exterior remodels are cost effective because they increase the curb appeal of your property. Installing vinyl siding is a smart remodel because it is relatively affordable. If you are interest in vinyl siding, you can make the project even more cost effective by installing it on your own. This article explains the most difficult parts of vinyl siding installation. It should help you determine whether or not you can install your own vinyl. Read More 

Energy Efficiency And Windows: A Comparative And Relative Look At Modern Windows Versus What You Have

26 September 2016
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Energy efficiency is a relative term when it comes to windows. When you have really old windows that keep some of the heat or cooled air in, that in a sense is energy efficient because you are not losing all of your home's heat and/or air conditioning to the outside. However, when you compare your old windows to contemporary windows, there is quite a difference in energy efficiency. Here is a comparative and relative look at modern energy efficient windows versus the old windows you currently have. Read More 

Pros and Cons of the Different Methods of Installing Replacement Windows

26 July 2016
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Replacement windows can become a necessity if your old windows have damage or can be a luxury if you simply want to increase your home's energy efficiency or change the look of the windows. Windows come in a wide range of materials but also vary in terms of how they are installed.  There are two key methods for installing replacement windows, and each has its own pros and cons that can help determine what method works best with your chosen windows and home needs. Read More 

How To Protect Your Wood Window Frames

5 July 2016
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If you have wood windows, you will need to take a few extra steps each year to ensure that the wood does not start to rot and degrade. #1 Remove Any Damaged Wood The first thing that you need to do is deal with any damaged wood on your window frames. If there is any wood that has been damaged and is starting to look like it is becoming rotten, you are going to want to dig out the wood that has been damaged. Read More 

Understanding Some Basic Facts About Polyresin Plantation Shutters

23 June 2016
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If you want window treatments in your kitchen that will allow light to easily pass into the space, then plantation shutters are a great option. You will have a few choices when it comes to materials. Wood may be best if you want shutters that are stained to match the color of your trim exactly. However, if you want white or brightly colored shutters to give your home an airy or modern feel, then you may want to think about polyresin shutters instead. Read More