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Doors and Windows

Home Design with a Purpose: Top Tips to Add Contemporary Style to Your Home

Modern life today is less about compartments of time spent in certain tasks – work, play, etc. – and more about following the flow of life. As the pace of our lives shifts to reflect this, the functions in our homes are also changing to support all facets of our lives.

Home Renovation

5 Extreme Home Makeover Projects to Leave to the Pros

DIY (do-it-yourself) home makeover projects are certainly in vogue these days. This is mostly due to the ever-increasing amount of cable TV programs dedicated to such concepts.

Doors and Windows

Hints on Choosing Windows for Your Remodeling Project

Choosing a proper window may seem like an easy task at first thought and a small decision to be made. However, there are several important things that strongly depend on how well-chosen the windows are.

Doors and Windows

Personal Finance: 5 Benefits of Replacement Windows

There comes a time in every house’s life when major overhauls are needed in order to restore its former charm and functionality. And since its main elements are continuously exposed to weather and seasonal changes, often times the home revamping process involves replacing quite a few things, from windows and doors, to decks, gutters and roofs.

Doors and Windows

How to Get More Natural Light in Your Life This Winter

Utilizing natural light during the winter makes your home feel cozier and more welcoming, especially when the weather outside is less than appealing.

Doors and Windows

Use Windowcentrics to Make the Most of Your Windows

When it comes to your home remodeling project, it’s easy to get lost in the planning process. From moving walls to relocating mechanicals, a renovation is just as detail-intensive as a new construction project.

Home Maintenance

DIY Maintenance for 5 Areas in the Home

You can lower your utility bill and avoid some costly repair bills by performing some DIY maintenance in various areas of your home.

Green Home

Cut the Energy Bill and Increase Home Value: 5 Projects to Accomplish by July

As the summer heat approaches, it’s time to get your home ready for it. The more you prepare, the more you can save on your cooling bills.

Doors and Windows

5 Signs it’s Time to Replace Your Windows

If you wait too long to replace old windows, you could end up spending more time and money on additional problems that developed as a result.

Home Decor

Decorate Your Home the Tag Sale Way

Friends of ours once owned a sprawling home in a tony New Jersey suburb where monthly property taxes were in the four-figure range. He was an investment banker and she was a home interior designer turned stay-at-home-mom, a lady whose volunteer exploits kept her busy when her children were not around.

Home Interior

Renovation Essentials: What You Need to Know

You’re shopping for a home, a fixer upper, looking for a bargain that you can transform from an ugly duckling into a beautiful swan. The process is a long one, requiring much patience and knowledge about the project at hand.

Home Security

How to Save Money on a Home Security System

Tweet And that safety feature is a home security system, what can protect your home from break ins and alert you to a fire or other problem. Home security systems

Heating and Cooling

Get a Handle on Your Home Heating Costs

Tweet Fortunately, there are steps you can take to reduce your heating costs immediately. There are also various low- and high-cost solutions, what you may want to explore as your

Home Structure

7 Home Improvement Projects for the New Year

Tweet Last week, we looked at planning for your home improvement projects for the new year. What we did not look at were specific projects that might be considered, something

Doors and Windows

Window Replacement: The How and Why for the Winter Months

Tweet The option to replace windows becomes very enticing when you feel a cold draft coming through your home – even with the windows closed. It’s not just the cold

Window Treatments

5 Tips to Make Your Windows More Exciting

Tweet These five tips will help to bring out the natural beauty in your home and create a beautiful focal point for any room. Hang Curtains Curtains and drapes are

Doors and Windows

Jalousie Replacement Windows: Where to Buy Them

Louvered windows, often referred as jalousies, provide a beautiful design touch for many homes. They are used in windows as well as in doors, and are common in older homes constructed in the middle of the 20th century.

Home Structure

Timely Fall Renovation Projects

Tweet Preparing your home now will ensure that it is ready before the first cold winds of winter set in. You may also find that home contractors are available, having

Doors and Windows

How to Buy Double Glazing

Tweet Introduction This is hardly surprising considering the unscrupulous sales methods and marketing tactics used by salespeople, but it has unfortunately made people very wary of an otherwise great product.

Renovation Designs

Architectural Styles in Home Remodeling

Tweet It can be a daunting prospect for everyone with hundreds of decisions to be made beginning with the most basic: what style of house do we want to live