Windshields and heat Summer is almost here, gray skies have parted (well mostly) to allow the bright sun to shine through. Summer is a great time of year when our area
What are the Advantages of Vinyl Windows? (with pictures)
Vinyl windows are very good insulators, which means that they can reduce energy costs, and they also come in a very wide variety...
How to Install a Replacement Window
Last weekend Ethan, Kim and I worked with a team of five other volunteers to install six replacement windows in a 1950s split level home. The original windows in the house were constructed of solid wood. They were likely beautiful in their time, but years of weather and several coats of paint had not been kind to them. Their energy inefficiency was also an issue, with cold drafts leaking through in the winter and no Low-E glass to block UV penetration in the Summer. As with many homes from this era, the windows were protected on the outside with storm
Tips for Road Trip Season
Five Helpful Tips To Prepare Your Vehicle For Road Trip Season When you consider all of the moving parts on a vehicle – and all of the moving people in it as well – no
How Does Window Film Provide Privacy Without Darkening Your Home?
Have you noticed that modern buildings have larger and more complex window designs than much older buildings? Advances in the strength and resilience of glass have allowed modern architecture to employ more and larger windows, much more than was possible in years past. These newer windows allow an abundance of natural light, but their openness…