Easy Ways to Add Character

With little time and little money, you can add lots of charm all around the house. Here are 19 do-it-yourself projects to consider.

6 Things Everyone Should Do When Moving Into a New House

When I bought my first house, my timing couldn’t have been better: The house closing was two weeks before the lease was up on my apartment. That meant I could take my time packing and moving and I could get to know the new place before moving in. I recruited family and friends to help…

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AVI Wins Best Place to Shop for Windows in Atlanta Home Improvement Magazine

AVI has won “Best Place to Shop for Windows” in the remodeling category by Atlanta Home Improvement Magazine. “A premier supplier of Marvin Windows and Doors, AVI offers six convenient locations to help Atlanta Homeowners and businesses discover the right custom and eco-friendly window and door solutions for them” – Atlanta Home Improvement We are…

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How to Prevent Pipes from Freezing

Here are some tips on how to prevent your pipes from freezing and some tips on how to thaw them out safely if they do.

Top 10 Innovations in Window Technology

These days we take windows for granted, but the past 60 years of evolving window technology are punctuated by developments that, at the time they were introduced, completely disrupted the design, composition, thermal properties, and manufacturing process of windows for both new construction and remodeling. Here are ten innovations that revolutionized windows and, with them,…

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Marvin Sponsors PBS Show “This Old House”

Marvin Windows and Doors, a premier manufacturer of made-to-order wood and clad-wood windows and doors, announces it is now a proud sponsor of the award-winning television show “This Old House” currently in its 37th season on PBS. Through the partnership, more than 50 handcrafted Marvin windows will be installed during this season’s ambitious update of…

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Winter Survival Guide for Your House

Between freezing temperatures, snow, ice, and wind, winter can be hard on your house. Watch this video for tips on how to: Seal cracks and gaps around windows, doors, and siding. Install plastic window insulation kits. Add insulation to your attic. Insulate pull down attic stairs. Apply foam insulation to water pipes. Maintain your fireplace…

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Marvin Windows and Doors Receives MN Family Business Award

Marvin Windows and Doors has once again been honored with a Minnesota Family Business Award, presented by Twin Cities Business magazine. Earning 2016’s “Special Distinction – Legacy” honor, the magazine notes that “over four generations, the Marvin family has built one of Minnesota’s most durable companies.” Source: Marvin

Marvin Ultimate Multi-Slide Door

The Ultimate Multi-Slide Door is more than just a new panoramic door. It’s an entirely new lifestyle. Smoothly slide it open and invite into your home expansive views, fresh air and an abundance of warm, natural light. Available with a low profile flush sill or performance and high performance sill options that meet or exceed…

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Window Designs That Make Small Spaces Feel Big

Cutting down on square footage you don’t really need is a great way to simplify your life and save money, but it comes with certain design challenges. Keep your smart investment feeling bright and comfortable with a window design that helps it seem larger than it really is! Whether your entire home is small or…

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