Updating Your Windows for Optimal Performance

3 Ways That Window Technology Is Changing the World

19 Sep

When you think of windows and technology, the first thing that probably comes to mind is a computer operating system. Most homeowners don’t think of their own glass windows at home as a place for new technology. However, researchers are always working on ways to make your windows more environmentally friendly, energy efficient, and functional. […]

Tips To Ensure A Tight And Waterproof Seal Around Your New Window

19 Aug

If one of your windows has broken and a replacement is needed, then you can replace the window yourself. If you decide to take on the DIY project, then you will need to make sure that water is unable to leak around the edges of the window. Securing the window tightly in the rough opening […]

How To Repair Vinyl Double Pane Window Frames

4 Feb

Many people choose double pane vinyl windows for their homes due to the durability of the frame materials and the insulation properties of the panes. The windows are also easy to maintain. While the vinyl windows will typically not break, a wayward hammer strike or some other fast moving object may cause cracks and holes in the […]

Tips, Tricks, and Info about Your Windshield You Need to Know

22 Jan

Your windshield is one of the most vital aspects of your vehicle. A windshield that is free of damages allows you to travel back and forth safely. Unfortunately, cracks and chips can affect the integrity of your windshield. Fortunately, some tips, tricks, and info can assist you in dealing with windshield damages and may even […]

Staying Safe When Your Glass Door Shatters

22 Jan

Glass doors, whether they are for your shower or back porch, are certainly pretty. Unfortunately, when they break, they pose a serious safety risk. When an accident occurs it is important to keep everyone safe. Replacing the door will be expensive enough; you don’t need to add in the cost of an emergency room trip […]

Frequently Asked Questions About Pre-Colored Siding And Touch-Up Kits

23 Dec

Pre-colored fiber cement siding is popular with homeowners. The main benefit to this material is that it is extremely durable and requires very little maintenance. However, when the product is not properly installed, some of the boards may become damaged and need to be replaced. When this occurs, you will want to consider purchasing a […]

How To Replace Old Snap-In Plastic Glazing Beads With New Ones

18 Dec

The glass panes in windows are secured to the frame structure using one of several methods, but a popular choice for contemporary windows is snap-in plastic glazing beads. These “beads,” which are actually long, thin strips of molded plastic, are easy to install and remove, and they provide a clean appearance that requires little maintenance. […]

4 Tips To Clean Your Windows Like A Professional

15 Dec

Cleaning your windows can be a frustrating, streaky mess, but it doesn’t have to be that way! Use the following 4 tips to get a professional grade cleaning every time you clean your windows. 1. Use A Scrubber One of the keys to successfully cleaning your windows like a pro is to use good tools, […]