Category Archives: Expert Tips

When It’s Time for Front Door Replacement

When It’s Time for Front Door Replacement

  Have you taken a close look at your entry doors lately? Since you walk in and out them often it’s easy to ignore the condition of your home’s doors, especially the front door. Everyone knows that the front door is generally what family, friends, and guests notice first when entering your home. First impression

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Why Install Large Windows?

Why Install Large Windows?

  Do envy of those large, expansive windows you see in other homes? Well, incorporating that dream into your home may be easier than you may think. Just because your design didn’t include large windows, doesn’t mean things can’t be modified to accommodate larger windows. At Scheel we regularly enlarge existing opening to accept larger

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3 Window Treatments that Wow

  Your windows do much more than protect against the elements and allow natural light to brighten up your home. They also frame your view of the outside surroundings and are a big part of the design and overall aesthetics of your entire home. Whether your windows are small or big and expansive, you can

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5 Ways to Lower Hydro Bills

With high hydro prices the arrival of summer heat it can be costly crank up that air conditioner. Whether it’s the hot and humid summer, or the frigid winter chills, homeowners today realize the importance of improving energy efficiency to minimizing monthly hydro bills. If you’re looking for some handy tips to help save  this

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Spring Cleaning Tips for Windows

Annual cleaning is highly recommended for windows. Rinse Down the Windows Start by rinsing the glass and frames with clean water. If you have a hose with a nozzle that will reach your windows, this will work great. If you don’t, you can simply use a spray bottle with warm water to give the window

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Determining Which Windows to Replace

Replacing all of the windows at once in your home isn’t always practical, especially if budget is a concern. Often, simple fixes can extend the lifespan of a window, but some windows are simply beyond repair. Deciding or prioritizing which windows need to be replaced generally requires some thought. Here are some insights which may

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Front Door Replacement Tips

Front Door Replacement Tips

When people drive by your house or walk down the street, your front door is one of the very first things they notice. As a result, you can dramatically increase your home’s curb appeal and potential re-sale value by upgrading your front entrance way.  Upgrading your front door can create a beautiful entrance to greet

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