Posted on 7/9/2018 4:00 AM By The Window Store MN
Today's homes are some of the most energy efficient and structurally robust structures ever made. They use the most modern materials inside and out and are generally faced with such things as brick, steel, vinyl, and aluminum to name a few. Of course, there is still a multitude of older homes that are just as prominent, with some keeping the old woodwork exterior in place, and some being modernized to the standards of today.
Posted on 6/18/2018 4:00 AM By The Window Store MN
Is the summer of 2018 when you've decided to have siding installed on your home? If so, congratulations! Not only will your home look better, its exterior won't require as much maintenance, and its value will increase. Now that you've made the decision to have siding installed, it's time to find a qualified, reliable, and experienced contractor to complete the job. Below, you'll find four reasons why The Window Store Home Improvements is the ideal company to perform the job.
Posted on 6/4/2018 4:00 AM By The Window Store MN
If selling your home is on your to-do list this summer, you likely have many things on your mind. Should you use a real estate agent or try to sell it yourself? How much of a negotiating cushion should you build into your asking price? Are there any home improvements you should do to increase your home's value and increase the likelihood that it will sell more quickly?
Posted on 5/21/2018 4:00 AM By The Window Store MN
If your windows are leaking, the problem’s source may be difficult to target. Even aluminum, dual-glazed glass can be damaged by water. If you’re not getting routine maintenance, you may be in trouble. It’s good to have pride in your home’s windows. It’s bad, however, to have a false sense of security. The three hidden factors, listed below, may be contributing to your home’s leaky windows.
Posted on 5/7/2018 4:00 AM By The Window Store MN
A home with custom windows has an unmistakable charm that sets it apart from all others. While many of today's homes are built with standard windows, homes that were built well in the past are more likely to have them throughout the home itself. Whether it's the age of the windows in your home or a window was damaged by a storm or other accident, there are a few things you should keep in mind when it comes to replacing your custom windows.
Posted on 4/23/2018 4:00 AM By The Window Store MN
When it comes to kitchens, the refacing vs. remodeling question can be difficult to address for homeowners. Sometimes, a kitchen needs to be changed. You can save a lot of money, however, by refacing the cabinets—rather than completely swapping them out.
Posted on 4/9/2018 4:00 AM By The Window Store MN
The weather in the Milwaukee, Wisconsin and Twin Cities area of Minnesota can be described as unpredictable in many cases. Chances are, your home will be able to weather most storms that blow through your neighborhood. The truth is though, that even if you don't see major damage -- such as a tree that's fallen over on a portion of your house or your guttering system that's ripped off -- there are still other types of storm damage that can compromise the integrity of your home, and you might not even be aware of them.
Posted on 3/26/2018 4:00 AM By The Window Store MN
At The Window Store Home Improvements, we work with only the industry leaders to ensure that our customers have only top-quality products installed and serviced by our knowledgeable team. This is why we use GAF roofing products. Learn more about what this means for you as our customer by reading on below for four of the top benefits you can expect.
Posted on 3/12/2018 4:00 AM By The Window Store MN
Now is the perfect time to start thinking about your spring home improvement projects. At The Window Store, we encourage you to map out what your goals are for your home this spring and beyond, and start planning them now. By doing so, you'll be able to beat the rush of other homeowners who also want to spruce up their homes in 2018. Below are just a few of the diverse ways that we at The Window Store can help you.
Posted on 2/19/2018 4:00 AM By The Window Store MN
As the saying goes: When it’s time, it’s time. Sometimes, however, it can be difficult to replace a home’s windows before it’s too late. Your household’s windows play several roles, and well-designed windows are always a great option compared to sticking to your pre-installed, worn-out windows. So, when is it time to get a remodeling job done? Check out these telltale signs which indicate the need for new windows.