Posts Tagged: window replacement

What Are The Best Replacement Windows For Homes?

Even if you’ve shopped for windows for homes you’ve owned in the past, it’s not easy picking a brand, especially if you didn’t stay in that home for over 10 years. Most windows are made to last about a decade, although some large scale home builders (the kind who build whole communities) will even resort…

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Tips on Choosing the Best Windows and Window Companies

The most obvious place to start a search for the best windows is online however, knowing how to dig a little deeper than the first few search results can help. Obviously, if you search windows on Google, you’ll get the top few companies that have made sure their name appears. But this presence is not…

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How to Know if it is Time to Replace Your Home Windows

From unnecessarily high energy bills to foggy views, there are many reasons to think about new home windows. If any combination of these problems sounds familiar, it’s time for replacement. Inoperability – The inability to open windows poses a threat to your safety and health. In the event of a fire or a furnace malfunction,…

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Replacing Windows: 5 Ways Marvin Windows Are Superior In Quality

Here are five reasons to investigate replacing your windows with Marvin. 1.      Marvin Windows are Built Around You® Marvin windows are made one at a time, with care and craftsmanship, and without taking any shortcuts. This has in turn built them a reputation as a leader by having the industry’s largest selection of customization options….

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How To Shop For Quality Windows

The process of window replacement starts with researching and choosing the right brands. So how can you be sure you will get quality windows? Though it’s tempting to answer come-ons for bargain windows, can you really afford to choose them mainly by price? Windows are an integral, structural part of your house, and if they…

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3 Types of Windows & How Are They Different

You don’t necessarily have to replace your windows with the same kind. Learn about three of the most common types of windows. Glider If you have a spot over a kitchen sink, a shower or bath area, or above a bed, a glider can be an excellent choice from the many types of windows available….

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Types Of Windows: What Replacement Window Materials Are Available?

Choosing from the many types of windows available can be a daunting process. Here’s a quick tour of the better window materials you’ll want to consider when shopping for replacements. Wood With a quality window brand such as Marvin, windows can be made in a wide variety of wood types including Douglas Fir, Pine, Cherry,…

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Materials For Windows: 5 Advantages Of Ultrex Fiberglass

1. Excellent performance which translates into comfort for you. Ultrex fiberglass and exceptional window engineering prevent air leakage and drafts, keeping your home snug. 2. Ultrex is a superior window material, outperforming vinyl, roll-form aluminum and other window materials in every way. Ultrex is strong as steel, eight times stronger than vinyl, and three-and-a-half times…

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What Is A Picture Window?

Generally windows that do not open or close are considered picture windows. They are designed to bring natural light indoors and to frame a beautiful view of the surrounding landscape, cityscape or even the sky. Picture windows can be made in any shape: square, circle, rectangle, triangle, trapezoid, rhombus, or octagon. Multiple picture windows can…

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5 Facts About High Performance Windows From Marvin

Marvin Windows and Doors offer more than 150,000 options that are ENERGY STAR rated so you don’t have to limit creativity and style to achieve high performance. Marvin is made to order, so while you’re building in the right efficiency options for your climate and location, you can choose from virtually unlimited combinations of styling…

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