Learning About Historical Window Replacement and Materials

Learning About Historical Window Replacement and Materials

  • 5 Best Benefits Of Installing Higher Quality Windows In Your Home

    If the windows in your home are over twenty years old, it may be time to start to think about replacing them. Here are five of the best benefits that come with replacing the old windows in your home and installing newer, higher quality windows in your home.  #1 Lower Maintenance Over Time One of the best reasons to upgrade your windows it that you will experience lower maintenance. The construction process for new windows is far superior to the construction process in the past.

  • Door Installation: Transforming A Single Door Into One Of Three New Options And What To Expect

    If you are ready to transform the entryway into your home, you have a few options that will really make your front door pop. The door installation procedures for each of these new doors involves removing the old door and sometimes removing the door frame as well. The following three options might interest you. Their descriptions also include details about what to expect should you choose a particular option. Double Doors

  • 3 Ways To Know Your Double Paned Windows Needs Repair Or Replacement

    The windows play a vital role in your house. Many people falsely assume that the windows are only there to let light in. Although they are excellent at letting light in, this is not the only purpose they serve. It also helps to insulate the house. If your windows are not working properly, then your house will let the air in and out and cause you to overpay on your energy bill.

  • Tips For Repairing Dry Rot In Your Window Sills

    It can be disheartening to see dry rot on your window sills. It can even happen to houses and window sills that aren't very old. The name dry rot is actually misleading because it has nothing to do with being dry. Dry rot actually happens because of moisture and humidity. Here are some tips to help you repair dry rot in your window sills. Locate Rotted Sills First, you will need to locate the window sills that are dry-rotted.

  • 4 Tips For Replacing A Window Screen

    If your glass window is broken, you will likely contact a professional to get a replacement window. However, with a window screen, this may be something you can fix on your own. Here are some tips to follow when replacing the window screen. Select the Type of Screen Before replacing your current window screen, you will need to decide what new screen you want. You may simply want to choose the same type of screen, especially if it is just a torn screen that needs replacing.

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    Learning About Historical Window Replacement and Materials

    Hello, my name is Valencia. Welcome to my website about windows. I want to share information about sourcing period-specific windows for your historical home. In many locations, historical societies will only issue renovation permits once the homeowner proves the materials are accurate to the build date of that structure. The windows must look and function exactly as they would new in that historical time period. My site will contain information about ordering, installing and maintaining these windows. I hope you will use the information on my site to keep your historical home in great shape through the decades. Thanks for visiting.