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Not All Replacement Window Warranties Are the Same

Mar 15, 2017

When it comes to shopping for replacement windows, you want to make sure you have a strong warranty. Reading through warranties can be a daunting process as there are so many ridiculous loopholes and exceptions. First off, know this — not all replacement window warranties are the same. There are lifetime warranties with all the bells and whistles covered, then

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Our Replacement Window Installation Process – The Best in the Business

Mar 12, 2017

It’s important to recognize a stellar replacement window installation experience versus a mediocre one. Many contractors cut corners to save money and don’t genuinely care about the mess they leave behind with their shoddy installation work. These companies will advertise $189 windows plus installation, but what you’re really getting is the bare bones — not nearly enough to ensure that

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The Truth About Builder Grade Windows

Mar 08, 2017

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 not the case with many new homes being

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Why Putting Plastic Over Your Drafty Window is Pointless

Mar 04, 2017

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 in

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

Feb 24, 2017

‘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 buying replacement windows from them. Their favorite

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How to Read a NFRC Window Label in Plain English

Feb 23, 2017

When you’re shopping for a car, you’ll notice a sticker on the window containing information including the MPG. You already know what MPG stands for, and if you’re searching for a fuel-efficient vehicle, you want that number to be high. It’s common knowledge. Now try reading a replacement window sticker. Common side effects include: Head scratching Continuous staring Head banging

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Caulk & Walk Installations – How Not to Install Your Windows

Feb 16, 2017

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 inferior window. Even if you buy the most expensive replacement window

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The 3 Most Popular Replacement Window Trends On Staten Island

Jan 22, 2017

Home owners who are considering replacing one or more windows in their homes can easily find themselves overwhelmed these days, because there are more varieties and options available than ever before. Listed below are 3 of the most popular trends in replacement windows we’ve seen Staten Island recently, and they look set to stay for the foreseeable future. Vinyl Windows

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$189.00 Replacement Windows – The Truth About The Price

Jun 08, 2016

  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 Installation Items Not Included In The Advertised Price Include: Additional removal

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The Men With Tools is known throughout Staten Island and Central New Jersey for providing home upgrades that exceed our customers’ expectations. From the consultation process through the installation, we’re committed to upholding the highest standards of quality service and craftsmanship. Watch our videos below and hear for yourself what our customers have to say.

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