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What to Know About Installing Basement Windows?

What to Know About Installing Basement Windows?

Basement windows are frequently exposed to standing water, ice and snow. Because of their vulnerable position in your house, it’s important to ensure that the basement windows you install are able to withstand regular exposure to moisture.

Basement windows can be high on the wall and difficult to reach, so choosing the right design is important. With a little research and by hiring a professional to perform the window installation, you can ensure that your basement windows are right for you and will last.

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Why So Wet? Window Condensation & What to Do About It

Why So Wet? Window Condensation & What to Do About It

As the year comes to a close and weather starts to get colder, you might notice that your windows are looking “foggy”. Condensation on windows can be a problem for many reasons, including poor visibility, damage to the window frame and an overall wet, soggy mess. If your home’s windows experience this problem at this time of year, it’s important to know what causes condensation and what you can do about it.

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7 Great Reasons to Install Replacement Windows

7 Great Reasons to Install Replacement Windows

Window replacement sure is a big investment, but for many New Jersey and New York homeowners, it’s definitely worthwhile. Below, we’ve listed the top 7 reasons to replace your home’s windows. Knowing the benefits of replacing your windows can help you decide if it’s time install all new windows in your home.

Not all home improvements are best done by homeowners. Some require experienced professionals. If you’re considering a DIY replacement window installation, there’s a lot you should know about the installation process, including the potential benefits and pitfalls. Knowing the potential outcomes of a do-it-yourself replacement window installation can help you decide whether this kind of project is right for you.

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DIY Window Installation Advice for Homeowners

DIY Window Installation Advice for Homeowners

Do It Yourself (DIY) home improvements are more popular than ever! Homeowners who enjoy watching shows like This Old House and Flip This House often feel empowered to fix their house on their own, without help from a professional. This can be great for small improvements and give you a real sense of accomplishment from your “sweat equity”, but not all home improvements are created equal.

Not all home improvements are best done by homeowners. Some require experienced professionals. If you’re considering a DIY replacement window installation, there’s a lot you should know about the installation process, including the potential benefits and pitfalls. Knowing the potential outcomes of a do-it-yourself replacement window installation can help you decide whether this kind of project is right for you.

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Are Your Home’s Windows Ready for Winter?

Are Your Home’s Windows Ready for Winter?

Winter is coming fast. How much money you spend on utility bills this winter depends on how energy efficient your house is. If your windows aren’t properly maintained or weatherized they can be a primary source of energy loss throughout the winter.

Knowing the signs that your windows aren’t winter-ready and what you can do about the problem can help you avoid unnecessarily high utility bills this winter. From weatherizing to replacing your windows, you have options.

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