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We have many years of experience helping the residents of our community improve their homes. During this time, we have learned a thing or two about the process that is involved in finding the right solution for each of our customers. In our blog, we post information and tips to help you educate yourself on our products and services. Please contact us if you have questions!

September 30, 2021
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The Best Windows for Your Sunroom

Charlotte and Greensboro residents love the area’s mostly mild climate but are well aware of how it can turn in an instant. That’s one of the reasons that so many homeowners install sunrooms, solariums, or three-season rooms in their North Carolina homes. A sunroom creates a beautiful bridge between the outdoors and indoors, letting in light and air while protecting you from unpredictable elements. Given […]
September 6, 2021
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Does Replacing Your Windows Add Value to Your Home?

The short answer is yes, replacing your windows does add value to your home, but the type of window replacements you choose can maximize your short- and long-term value. Why Window Replacements Add Value Older windows are major sources of air loss and/or drafts that make your heating and cooling system work harder to keep your home comfortable. New windows can save between $25 and […]
September 6, 2021

Casement vs. Double-Hung Windows

As with all things related to home improvement, choosing the perfect windows comes with many questions, even if you’re deciding between two classic options. Are double-hung windows more energy-efficient than casement windows? Are casement windows considered out of style? Should you choose casement or double-hung windows for your style home? Most homeowners know updating windows is an excellent way to increase their home’s energy efficiency […]
August 4, 2021
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6 Reasons to Choose Vinyl Windows

Choosing new windows for your home can be overwhelming because there are so many options. But windows can set the tone in your design style and provide an aesthetic appeal in addition to protecting your home from harsh weather elements. It’s important to become familiar with window materials to make the right decision for a window replacement or installation project for your North Carolina home. […]
August 4, 2021

Top Window Trends for Summer

Summer in North Carolina starts early and sticks around for a while, so there are plenty of opportunities to take advantage of the warm weather. When it comes to home improvements, you might think of decks or pools as summer staples — but your windows can help you enjoy summer, too. If you are planning upgrades to your home in the near future, consider installing […]
July 8, 2021

The Best Front Door Color Ideas for 2021

Want to add new life to your home’s entryway? A beautiful new front door can seriously elevate curb appeal, providing a focal point that’s fantastic for self-expression. And why not? The front door is the first thing people see when they look at your home, so shouldn’t it say something about you, too? Whether you’re a fan of big and bold or subtle and sophisticated, […]
February 18, 2021
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Why Energy-Efficient Windows Are So Important in the South

The windows your choose for your Charlotte or Greensboro home can make a big difference in its energy efficiency and comfort level. For the greatest energy savings, the EPA recommends picking the windows best suited to your climate. In Charlotte, which is located in the EPA’s South Central zone, that means choosing: Windows that have a U-factor of 0.30 or less and an SHGC of 0.25 […]
October 5, 2018
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Fall Checklist for Window and Door Maintenance

Fall is finally here in Greensboro. The season of pumpkins and changing leaves, crisp cool air, scarves and boots. But it’s also a precursor to winter, which can be a rough season for your home’s exterior. Fall, then, is the perfect time to do maintenance on your home in preparation for the coldest months. Maybe you’ll find that all you need is a little weatherstripping. […]
August 24, 2018
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“DIY” vs. Hiring A Pro: Window And Door Replacement In Charlotte

It Can Be Tempting To Want To Replace Your Own Windows And Doors To Save Money. But Here Are 5 Reasons Most Homeowners Skip Going The “Do It Yourself” Route. If you need window and door replacement in Charlotte, going the “Do-It-Yourself” route has probably at least crossed your mind. Especially if you’ve been given a high quote from a window and door company. The […]
February 28, 2018
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Why Fiberglass Is Likely The Best Material For Entry Door Replacement

While Steel & Wood Entry Doors Have Their Advantages, Fiberglass Is The Material That Tends To Provide The Biggest Benefits For Charlotte Homeowners. From security to energy efficiency to curb appeal, your entry door influences many significant areas of your home. That’s why it is vital for homeowners considering entry door replacement in Charlotte to research the different types of materials available. Doing so will […]
October 25, 2017
Must-Know Tips for Painting Fiberglass Doors

Must-Know Tips for Painting Fiberglass Doors

Looking for ways to add a little color to the exterior of your home? Painting your fiberglass entry doors in Charlotte is an easy and trendy way to add character and curb appeal. Here are a few must-known tips you should review before starting on your door painting project. 1. Always Strip Old Color Before Painting It might be tempting to save time and effort […]
October 11, 2017
Everything You Need to Know About Weather Stripping Your Windows

Everything You Need to Know About Weather Stripping Your Windows

Cold, wintry weather is just around the corner. The easiest and most effective way to get old windows ready for winter is by replacing them with new vinyl windows in Charlotte. Vinyl is valued for its versatility, affordability, and efficiency. If you would rather keep your current windows, try replacing the weather stripping. Here are some of the most common types of weather stripping you […]