October 30, 2018 is National Weatherization Day in the United States. Each October since 1976, our nation has celebrated the people and organizations that help us reduce energy waste and improve the lives of our citizens through education and financial assistance to low income families who need a little help weatherizing their homes in New Jersey, metropolitan New York and in neighborhoods across the nation. This year Renewal by Andersen of New Jersey and New York Metro is encouraging all of our friends, family members and customers who already updated their homes with replacement windows to prioritize weatherization before the cold weather arrives. (more…)
We’re nearing the middle of the fall season in New Jersey and metropolitan New York. Before you know it, the crisp air will give way to cold mornings and the threat of snow and ice. If you haven’t done it already, it’s time to get your maintenance checklist out and inspect your home’s readiness for the seasonal change. Below you’ll find five things our Renewal by Andersen replacement window team recommends to get your ready for what’s coming soon.
5 Things Area Homeowners Should Do Before the Fall Temperatures Drop Dramatically
Most consumers in New Jersey and New York appreciate a great deal when it comes to buying anything. But when making a large investment – like buying a car, buying a home or doing a major home renovation project, like updating with replacement windows, we’re really laser focused on getting the best deal.
You might be tempted to call around for the best price for your replacement windows, but because there are so many options, and Renewal by Andersen of New Jersey and New York Metro windows are custom made to fit your opening exactly to provide you the best performance and durability, there’s no way to provide an accurate quote over the phone. We can’t even “ballpark it” because any quote would be misleading and that’s not fair to you, or us.
At Renewal by Andersen of New Jersey and New York Metro, we understand your frustration, but we strongly advise you not to settle for the cheapest option. Here’s why. (more…)
New Jersey and New York homeowners who want to block natural light (and heat) from streaming in a replacement window have several options. There are some excellent ways to control light, noise and heat transfer and some tactics that should be avoided to protect your Renewal by Andersen of New Jersey and New York Metro replacement windows and your investment.
Below are two great solutions, plus a word of caution for your consideration. (more…)
Sadly, every year small children the disabled and pets are injured by becoming entangled in dangling cords. You can follow some basic guidelines to limit exposure to dangerous cords.
Are You Up-to-Date on Window Covering Safety Standards?
Fall is such a fabulous time in our area. New Jersey and metropolitan New Yorkers have myriad opportunities to get out and enjoy seasonal events. From leaf peeping in a local park to visiting a pumpkin patch for a hayride and hot apple cider, autumn is one of the most enjoyable times of the year. For homeowners who are considering updating their dwellings with replacement windows, the annual Archtober events give New York’s design community provide another chance to showcase the buildings that give our area its character and personality. Attending one of the 100+ tours, films, and public celebrations is an excellent way to see up close how window style impacts aesthetics and function in both new and older buildings. (more…)