Learning About Historical Window Replacement and Materials

Learning About Historical Window Replacement and Materials

  • Replacing Your Windows? 3 Tips To Extend Their Expected Lifespan

    When you're interested in replacing the windows in your home, you may be concerned about how long they will last after being installed. If the lifespan of your windows is one of your top concerns going into considering the costs involved in window replacement, it's smart to pay close attention to how long they're expected to last. Instead of having just any windows chosen or basing your purchase only on costs, consider the following tips on how to narrow down your choices for windows that will last for years.

  • 4 Tips for Making the Most of Your Window Treatments

    As a homeowner, you have many options for window treatments. Window treatments are important for a number of different reasons. Window treatments bring style into any room while also blocking out light and providing some privacy. However, every window treatment is different and will provide more of one specific benefit over another. Here are four tips to help you make the most out of your window treatments and get what you are looking for:

  • Saving Energy: How Window Treatments Can Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

    Whether it's the middle of the winter and you are trying to keep out the cold February air, or you want to keep cool on a hot summer day, your window treatments can make a big difference. From well-chosen draperies, to window blinds, finding the perfect coverings for your window can make your home look great while keeping your energy costs down. If your windows are currently bare or have minimal treatments, it's time to consider how you can use curtains, blinds and shades to your advantage.

  • Tips to Prevent Winter Windshield Cracks

    You don't have to wait until winter to get your windshield ready for cold, inclement weather. Here are some things you can do to protect your windshield.  Get Repairs Done Now If you have a small repair that needs to be made to your windshield, it's smart to get the job done before winter comes. What seems like a small issue now can easily become a much larger crack under the pressure of winter weather.

  • 3 Good Reasons To Switch From Wood To Vinyl Windows

    Have you decided you would like to buy new windows for your home? If you currently have wood ones, they may be a bit damaged, causing a draft to come right in as well as rainwater during severe storms. Vinyl windows are an affordable alternative known for their energy-efficiency. In fact, there are several good reasons to switch over to vinyl windows from the traditional wood ones. 1. They Can Help You Save Money

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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.