Category Archives: Windows

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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New grey window curtains

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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New exterior door

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 windows

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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old window replacement

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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Single Hung versus Double Hung Windows

Single Hung versus Double Hung Windows

Are you looking for new windows for your home? There are so many different options out there: bay windows and bow windows; casement windows and awning windows; single hung and double hung as well as vertical slidding windows. Here’s how can you tell the difference between single hung and double hung vertical operating windows.  

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5 Things You Need to Know About Replacement Windows

5 Things You Need to Know About Replacement Windows

Replacing windows isn’t cheap. Whether you plan on replacing a couple at a time or doing the whole house at once take your time and do some research. Keep in mind that anything you do now will have to be replicated in future purchases. If you plan on replacing things over a period of time

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