Summer is almost here, which means many of us will be using our air conditioning units to cool down our indoors. Meeting comfort requirements is good, but this can also mean steady increases in energy bills over the summer months. For your AC unit to consume less electricity, consider improving your window units. That way, you enhance your home’s energy efficiency and feel more comfortable during this time of the… Continue Reading
Windows and doors are some of the first components that people see on your home, creating their first impressions of the property. That’s why it’s important to ensure that these elements are attractive. If you’re planning on upgrading your home, here are some window and door trends for 2019 that you should consider.
Selecting the best window for your home is a tough task to do during a home renovation. To pick the best one, there are several things to consider. You can buy a classic window that will beautify your house. There are also windows that are easy to install. However, if you want something that is energy-efficient, then choose ENERGY STAR® windows.
If you’ve shopped around for replacement windows long enough, you’ve probably started hearing about low-emissivity (Low-E) glass. This type of glass is coated with super-thin layers of metallic oxide, which are practically invisible to the naked eye. Today, Stittsville Windows and Doors talks about the benefits of using Low-E glass for your wood or vinyl window replacement project.
Whether you’re getting new wood or vinyl window replacement, it’s important to keep the warranty of your new hardware in mind. Most homeowners don’t bother checking on this, thinking that it’s an unimportant part of the buying and installation process – unaware of how important the warranty is in the long-run.