Category Archives: Expert Tips

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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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5 Reasons to Replace Old Windows

It’s inevitable, if you live in the same house long enough you are going to have to replace some or all of your windows. Given the cost, most homeowners put this off as long as they can, sometimes longer than they should. If you’re thinking new windows here are 5 things that may help you

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Make a Statement with Your Front Door

Walk to the curb in front of your home and turn to have a look at the front of your house, if your eyes aren’t drawn to the landscape or the garage you’re likely looking at your front door. Your main entrance way says a lot about who you are. Being one of the first

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Choosing a new front door.

Choosing a New Front Door

Your front door is generally the first thing people actually notice at your residence. Colour, condition and style mean everything when it comes to curb appeal and making an impression. In addition to looking good the door needs to provide security, warmth and comfort year-round. So when choosing a door here are some important things

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Know Your Terms: Operable versus Fixed Windows

Know Your Terms: Operable versus Fixed Windows

Purchasing new windows involves a lot more than meets the eye. Aside from aesthetics and an optimal amount of light, there are other crucial factors that come along with selecting the right windows for your home. Important factors such as operation, energy efficiency, installation method and emergency exit should be considered. There are two main

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