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5 Ways Your Windows Are Begging You To Replace Them

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(Scroll to the bottom to see the “after” version of these windows!) While you’re going about your business day to day, whether it’s work or play, entertaining friends or enjoying time with family, watching TV or working on your Great American Novel, you’re probably not thinking much about your windows. But once in a while they make themselves known in some very obvious ways, and when that happens it means only one thing: time to replace them! Here are five ways that ailing windows act out and let you know in no uncertain terms that they’ve thrown in the towel….

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Spring Cleaning Checkup: Are Your Windows A Victim Of Glass Failure?

Spring Cleaning Checkup: Are Your Windows A Victim Of Glass Failure?

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The photo above is a “before” shot. These windows suffered from their age. Scroll to the bottom to see the “after”! As soon as the weather warms up it seems like everyone comes out of hibernation to begin the season’s customary cleanup. Siding gets washed, decks get stained, leaves and lawns get tended – and if you’re like most of us, windows get a good washing after a winter of snow, rain, storms, and grime kicked up from roads full of salt and sand. But as you wash your windows, you may notice that they just don’t seem to be coming clean….

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Are Energy Star Windows Worth It?

Are Energy Star Windows Worth It?

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It’s late October and those blustery fall winds have started. This is when you notice it: they’re not just stripping your trees bare and swirling dead leaves around outside. They’re also leaking into your house through windows past their prime. You want to watch those winds go by—not feel them! So, to save on heating bills and make your home a cozy haven in the coming months, you start thinking about window replacement. You start looking around and that’s when you notice them. They’re everywhere! Energy Star stickers. But what exactly do they mean? More importantly, is it worth the…

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Should I Replace My Windows? Signs it’s time for an Upgrade. (before photo)

Should I Replace My Windows? Signs it’s time for an Upgrade.

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Do you ever get that feeling deep down in your bones (usually at the same time that a cold winter chill settles there) that it’s time for new windows? But you know it’s an investment so maybe you’re not completely convinced. So even as you bundle up in your third layer of clothing, you put it off… waiting for the final straw that says, “Hey buddy… it’s time.” Here are 5 signs that you should replace your windows – last winter – and definitely now. 1. They’re 15 Years Old – Or More Unless you’ve already invested in quality vinyl…

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Planning To Replace Windows? 4 Things You Need To Know

Planning To Replace Windows? 4 Things You Need To Know

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If you find yourself sitting on the couch with a draft blowing across your neck and spend more time bundled in your bathrobe than enjoying a toasty evening with a good book or some Netflix, then you might be thinking wistfully about replacing those old widows. Before you do, here are a couple of things to think about that can help you make the best decision. Energy Efficiency Is Only Part Of The Equation You’ve probably heard a lot about energy efficient windows. And while it’s true that they can save you on heating and cooling costs, it’s also true…

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Window Replacement Leads To Lower Bills And More Efficient Energy Usage

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When it comes to adding value to your home, few improvements rank higher than window replacement. They can give your home a fresh new look, and they add to your ROI. But total window replacement gives your home more than just a face-lift; it can lower your energy usage, which in turn leads to lower cooling bills each summer. Energy efficient windows are a smart and valuable investment for every homeowner, and a good way to make your home more environmentally friendly. The Benefits of Installing Energy Efficient Windows Homeowners have a lot of expenses, so we’re looking for ways…

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