There was a time when window glass was an expensive luxury that very few homeowners could afford. During this time, every home needed exterior shutters for safety and functionality. Few people thought shutters could add to the beauty of the house and the designs. As the glass became cheaper and more accessible, people stopped using shutters as much as they did before. However, there has been an increasing interest in installing shutters that add some visual interest to the overall home design.
29 November 2021
Operation becoming difficult, recurrent cold drafts, water damage on the frames, and excessive condensation between the glass panes are some of the signs you should start shopping for replacement windows. As you plan for your home window replacement, here are a few things you should know. Pocket vs. Full-Frame Installation These are two main methods of installing replacement windows. During a pocket installation, the expert will only remove the sash of the old window and place the new window into the existing frame.
19 October 2021
For a long time, homeowners relied on curtains, blinds, and other window coverings to enhance privacy in their homes. And while these are still used today, there is a better option in home window tinting. In fact, this new option comes with multiple other benefits like added protection, reduced energy bills, and UV protection. Read on to understand the benefits of residential window tinting for your home. Protect Your Home from Onlookers
7 September 2021
Window tints offer numerous advantages, including improving your home's appearance, preventing glare, and preventing Ultraviolet rays from entering your home. If you want to install residential window tints, you should learn more about window tinting. These FAQs will help you discover more about residential window tinting. Do Window Tints Make Homes Extremely Dark? While you may think that window tinting will make your home darker, that's probably not the case. Manufacturers make the file transparent enough to allow sufficient natural light in your home.
27 July 2021
Drive into any suburb in the United States and you're likely to find several houses with asphalt shingles on the roof. In 2018 alone, the market for asphalt shingles in the United States was $7.3 billion dollars and the market is expected to continue to grow by 3.8% in 2025. It's clear that asphalt shingles are popular with U.S. homeowners—but why? Here are a few of the reasons asphalt shingles have become such a desirable roofing option.
4 June 2021
When renovating the exterior of your home, durable materials like fiber cement siding can be a great investment. You will want to know several things before having new siding installed on your home, such as options for styles, finishes, and maintenance needs. You may also want to invest in house wrap and other improvements when you have the new siding installed. The following fiber cement siding guide will help you with the finishes for your renovations:
17 March 2021
Knowing when it is time to replace one's windows may not come as easily as expected. While other renovations such as flooring, cabinetry, and painting are often prioritized by homeowners, windows can sometimes take a back seat. However, left neglected, windows can decrease in efficiency and overall function. Not only will they begin to look dated, but noticeable temperature regulations may be lacking due to a worn-out and older window. Custom window treatments can help remedy those exact issues.
11 January 2021