The Truth About Builder Grade Windows

How Good Are The New Construction Windows In My Home? Why Do I feel Drafts And Why Are They Falling Apart? When you purchase a new construction home, you expect everything to be top-notch, brand new and probably wouldn’t expect to see things falling apart in a few short years. Unfortunately that’s … [Read more...]

Why Putting Plastic Over Your Drafty Window is Pointless

You start to see the mercury dip below 50 degrees. You know what that means — it’s time to break out the trusty old plastic tarp and towels to cover and stuff those drafty windows so the cold air doesn’t seep into your home. Woah, wait a second. You do what now? You put up plastic and shove towels … [Read more...]

Sales and Marketing Gimmicks That Are Common In The Replacement Window Industry

‘Your neighbor just ordered all new replacement windows with us. If you buy yours right now, we can combine them with their order and give you a buy-in-bulk discount saving 50 percent!’ Yeah, sure pal. And that’s only one of all the sneaky sales tactics that many contractors use to lure you into … [Read more...]

Caulk & Walk Installations – How Not to Install Your Windows

You see a company that’s advertising ridiculously low rates for replacement windows and it’s almost too good to be true. Only $189-$349 per window plus the installation? Yeah, that sounds like an amazing deal. But what you’re really getting for that price is a very basic installation and an … [Read more...]

$189.00 Replacement Windows – The Truth About The Price

The Truth About $189 Windows No one really buys windows at $189 each - completely installed and sealed correctly with warranties. That $189 double hung window price includes the least expensive window, the very minimum pay for low quality installers with the cheapest materials available. Some of the … [Read more...]

Window Condensation & What To Do About It

Every winter homeowners become interested in the subject. Usually doing research because they're experiencing a condensation problem. It may sound odd but this growing problem is caused by progress. Chances are, if you're having this problem, it's because you live in a tight modern home, which you … [Read more...]

Pella Bay Window Installation in Staten Island New York

This customer purchased a brand new Pella 850 series bay window complete with finish painted interior moldingsThe first through third pictures in the gallery below shows the customers original wood bow window being removed in a brick masonry opening. The existing unit was water damaged and … [Read more...]

How Energy Efficient Windows Make Cold Winters Easier To Cope With

Replacing your existing windows with energy efficient vinyl windows is no longer a luxury. It has become one of the most basic and easy to justify upgrades a person can make on their home – something that is especially true when harsh winter storms roll into town. By their very nature, modern energy … [Read more...]