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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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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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4 Questions to Ask Before Buying Replacement Windows

4 Questions to Ask Before Buying Replacement Windows

Replacement windows are one of the most important investments that you can make as a homeowner. New windows can increase your home’s energy efficiency, potentially reduce your utility bills, and could increase your home’s value significantly.

Replacement windows, however, are no small investment. Before you sign a contract for new windows, it’s important to ask the right questions. The following five questions can help you vet potential window dealers and installers and choose the right professional for your home improvement project.

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Why Window Installer & Manufacturer Should Be the Same

Why Window Installer & Manufacturer Should Be the Same

Window purchases typically happen in one of two ways. Some homeowners choose to purchase their windows from a certified window installer, while others purchase their windows from a window company, then hire a separate business to perform installation. Some might say that there are advantages to each method, but Renewal by Andersen of New Jersey & New York Metro has perfected the process of buying and installing your windows from the same company.

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What to Look for in a Replacement Window Warranty

What to Look for in a Replacement Window Warranty

When you purchase new windows for your New Jersey or New York Metro home, they should come with a warranty. Your windows will likely be a large investment, so before finalizing the purchase, review the warranty to ensure you’re protected should anything go wrong. Not all warranties are created equal. Knowing what to look for can help ensure that you’re getting good protection for your money.

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