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Try these Custom Window Ideas

The window replacement experts at the Window Store in Minnesota discuss some of our most popular custom window ideas. We talk about what is involved in a custom window replacement and more.

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What are the Benefits of a GAF Contractor?

Your roof protects your home from the elements, whether it’s sunny outside or rainy and cold, and during the winter, your roof is put to the test every year. If you take care to make sure your roof is regularly maintained over the years, it will continue to perform well over time. But eventually, all roofs will need to be replaced. At The Window Store, one of the ways we serve Minnesota and Wisconsin homeowners is by offering high-quality GAF roofing products.

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Five Signs You Need a New Year Remodel

There’s nothing quite as exciting as the feeling of moving into a newly remodeled home. But over time, what once was new can end up in need of a little refreshing, even in the most stunning of homes. One of the most important but often overlooked remodeling projects is your home’s windows. As you’re making your New Year’s resolutions this year, it might be a good idea to consider replacing your home’s outdated windows.

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What You Need to Know About Windows and Warranties

In addition to homeowners insurance policies, many homeowners across Wisconsin and Minnesota choose to sign up for home warranty policies to protect their investment. A home warranty can protect the appliances and other features within your home in case you should experience a need for repair. It typically covers the costs of any damage that meets certain conditions outlined in the warranty text. If your home is under warranty, you may have questions about how this warranty works.

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Storm-proofing Your Home Before Winter Hits

The weather outside is starting to get much colder outside, and before long, we will all be bundling up in coats and scarves. Winter weather brings the inevitable chance of serious winter storms, and if your home isn’t ready, all of that ice and snow can do some serious storm damage. Fortunately, there are several precautions you can take to make sure your home is in top condition before we’re hit with wild winter weather this season.

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What You Need to Know About Soffit and Fascia Damage

When you think about home maintenance and storm damage, there are plenty of things that come to mind. You are probably aware that your roof needs to be repaired from time to time and that damage to your siding and windows can occur. But you may not immediately think about your home’s fascia boards or soffits. However, both of these important elements of your home’s design provide an important function as elements of your roof’s structure.

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What Exterior Home Makeover Ideas are Available?

Your home’s curb appeal is important for a number of reasons. If you’re getting ready to list it on the market, having a home that looks great on the outside could mean the difference between whether you have a speedy sale or not. But it’s also great to come home to a beautiful and welcoming home at the end of a long day. That’s why a home’s exterior is a great place to start when it’s time for renovations.

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What Custom Window Options are Available for Your Home?

One of the things that makes beautiful windows stand out among other home features is the ability of a window to impact both the look of a home’s interior and its exterior. A well-designed and attractive window solution adds to a home’s value and complete look from both sides of the wall. On the outside of a home, the stunning look of framed glass offers an inviting glimpse at the warmth and light within. On a home’s interior, they create a broad vista to the world outside through all four seasons of the year in bright and stormy weather alike.

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Help! My Windows are Leaking!

Fall is right around the corner with cooler temperatures and autumn leaves. But as any meteorologist can tell you, when the temperature starts to change as we head into the cooler season, weather fronts colliding can mean pressure changes and storms. And winter brings its own share of wild weather from ice storms to heavy snow.

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Window Contractors: Why Licenses and Certifications Matter

When it comes to home improvement projects, as a Minnesota or Wisconsin homeowner, you want to do everything you can to make sure you’re getting the best contractors. Avoiding low-quality installation and scams should be at the top of your list when choosing the right contractor. Occasionally, contractors without the proper licensing will try to offer local homeowners significant savings in terms of costs. But is it worth it?

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