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The 5 Different Types of Patio Doors

When it comes to of patio doors, one is automatically reminded of elegant homes in old-fashioned Hollywood movies.  In fact, such doors have always been portrayed as an endemic element of the ‘lifestyles of the rich and famous’.  However, that is not the case anymore since an increasing number people are now installing the same… Read More

Roof Repairs: A Vital Necessity

Whenever you plan renovations and repair work on your property, roof repairs should literally be ‘right on top’ of any list of priorities that you may have made. The main reason for this is that a roof that has cracks or holes in it is a hazard for the occupants of the house on many… Read More

Triple pane windows

Triple pane windows are arguably one of the most advanced forms of energy efficient windows in existence today. A typical triple pane window is a lot like its double pane counterparts but with an extra pane, added on for good measure to further enhance its already formidable heat retention abilities.  These windows typically consist of… Read More

The Key Advantages of Aluminum Siding

The surging popularity of vinyl siding has ensured that it has taken over as the most common form of siding in North America. However, that does not mean that aluminum siding has become a footnote in history. In fact, it has slowly but steadily being considered as an ideal siding option by more and more… Read More

How to Deal With Jammed Windows

A window, be it a living room casement window or a sliding window in your bedroom, is a major irritant if it jams too often, especially if you want to close it because it’s getting cold and a chilly draft is invading your room. But the jam may not just be due to temperature changes… Read More

How to deal with roof repairs after storm damage

Nothing is more important than the prevention of collapse of your beloved home. However, when it comes to its structural integrity the first thing that comes to mind is a wet basement eroding the foundations or huge cracks in the walls as signs of storm damage. In fact. few people associate roof repairs with any… Read More

Different types of Asphalt roofing

Asphalt roofing was invented more than a hundred years back circa 1901. It is arguably the most popular type of roofing used in the United States as of today.  The main reasons for it include the fact that not only is it relatively inexpensive, but also easily affixed to any roof, while providing exceptional abilities… Read More

The Benefits of Triple Pane Windows

Triple pane windows are a form of insulated glazing that has three glass panes separated from each other by a tiny space that may be either a vacuum or filled with inert gas. This is done to ensure that heat is retained consistently in the room where the triple pane windows are located. A common… Read More

Fiberglass Windows

Fiberglass frames are more expensive than their aluminum counterparts but are light and tough at the same time. Therefore, whenever you plan on installing new windows in your home office or any other personal space and are not sure as to the type that would be the most eminently suitable, be sure to check out… Read More