Should I Repair or Replace my Windows?

You’re sitting in the living room one day and a thought pops in your mind: I’m going to open the windows…and get a nice summer breeze! Ahh…the thought of that refreshing summertime air cooling you off, filling your senses with a clean, crisp aroma. OK, perhaps oversold, but you get the point. You want to […] Read more »

My Windows Won’t Stay Raised Up

Have you ever opened your Double Hung window by attempting to raise up the bottom sash…only to have it drift (or slam) shut on you? This is a common problem for homeowners across America, and we’re here to help. First let’s talk about what a Double Hung actually is. The word “hung” signifies that the […] Read more »

What is a Vinyl Replacement Window?

The short answer can be given by using a quick comparison. The most recognizable features of a window are the glass (of course), and the framing. The framing material, which not only makes up the perimeter frame, but the surrounding frames of the operable parts of a window as well, is typically made of Wood, […] Read more »

Hiring the Right Replacement Window Contractor

Replacing your windows can be a rewarding endeavor.  They can save you energy, make your home more quiet and comfortable…and more valuable.  However, the PROCESS can be quite stressful. Let’s face it, who knows anything about replacement windows, before they have a contractor come out and give them a presentation?  Answer: Virtually no one. And […] Read more »

False Energy Savings for Replacement Windows

In February of 2012, the Federal Trade Commission cracked down on a deceptive practice that has been a part of the vinyl replacement window industry for too long.  You see, many replacement window retailers claim a certain level of energy savings, when/if you replace your windows. Seems harmless, right?  Wrong. When people see “energy savings”, […] Read more »

How Much Should Replacement Windows Cost?

Isn’t it a shame that this question is SUCH a mystery. I mean really…how is it, in the “information age”, that people have no idea what it costs to replace their windows? The answer: MOST replacement window companies do NOT want you to know. Most window companies do not feature any kind of price in […] Read more »