Posted on 9/10/2018 4:00 AM By The Window Store MN
Whether you are considering the type of windows you want for a new home or you're in the decision phase when it comes to replacement windows for your existing home, you should know about the advantages of choosing custom windows. Many of these advantages might be ones that you normally wouldn't think about.
Posted on 8/20/2018 4:00 AM By The Window Store MN
Family and friends may consider you a great Do-It-Yourself person, but do you have the skill to tackle the installation of replacement windows? You’ve done almost everything else around your house, so why not replace those leaky old windows? Replacement windows can’t be that hard, you reason.
Posted on 8/6/2018 4:00 AM By The Window Store MN
Does your house lack windows in critical places? Are the few windows that exist so undersized they don’t admit enough natural light? Do you need to turn on the lights in the daytime so that you can walk through some parts of your house?
Posted on 7/23/2018 4:00 AM By The Window Store MN
More Than Just a Pretty Face
Replacement windows do a lot more for your home than looking beautiful. Replacement windows or doors eliminate the freezing-cold air leaks in winter and the sweltering-hot leaks in summer, making your home a desirable place to spend quality time. Replacement windows make the temperature inside your home so comfortable you will wonder why you didn’t replace those leaky windows sooner.
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.