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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!

October 26, 2018
Vinyl Replacement Windows Charlotte

How Vinyl Replacement Windows Show Off Charlotte’s Autumn Beauty

Charlotte’s Natural Beauty In The Fall Is Second To None. Here’s How Vinyl Replacement Windows Make The Most Of Your Outdoor Views. Charlotte has gorgeous scenery in the fall. Leaves in hues of eye-popping orange, blazing-red, and golden yellow blanket the ground. Deer, squirrels, and foxes skitter mosey in and out of your yard different hours of the day. Birds of all shapes and sizes […]
April 13, 2018
Home Windows Greensboro

Making The Switch From Single To Double-Pane Windows

If your windows just aren’t looking so good and they don’t work properly, then your home needs new windows in Greensboro. Replacement windows and doors can completely change the look of your home and also improve the quality of your life. You’ll be surprised at just how much you enjoy new windows or doors if yours are not working properly. If the current windows in […]
March 29, 2018

Why Our Vinyl Double Hung Windows Have the Best Air-Infiltration Rating in Charlotte

When it comes to an airtight window, you need two things: Perfect installation An impeccably designed window Here’s How Zen Windows Provides Both  Poorly designed double hung windows are a huge source of air leaks in many Charlotte homes. And that’s really bad news for your energy bills—air infiltration in your windows can run up utility costs in a big way. In this article, I […]
February 12, 2018

What Charlotte Homeowners Need To Know About Replacement Entry Door Energy Efficiency

Your Entry Door Is A Small Part Of Your Home With A HUGE Impact On Energy Efficiency & Utility Bills. Here’s What You Need To Know Before Replacing Your Current Entry Door. Are you a Charlotte homeowner with an entry door that’s at least 10 years old? If so, it’s probably costing you big money… and it’s likely time to consider replacing your entry door. […]
January 22, 2018
new replacement sliding glass patio door

Terms to Know When Shopping for Patio Doors

Sliding glass patio doors on a Charlotte home add style and beauty to the exterior and interior. They’re elegant, durable and let you view more of the outdoors than regular doors. Energy efficiency is almost as important as beauty and style these days. Older types of patio doors were not always friendly to your utility bills, but newer doors offer more versatility and are highly […]
January 13, 2018
View of a brick home with new replacement windows

How Much Money Is Flying Out Your Windows?

Residential windows in Charlotte may not be the most glamorous topic, but they have a lot of influence over your energy budget. Air can escape when seals start to deteriorate. It’s estimated that 25 percent of your home’s energy bill is air that escapes through inefficient windows and doors. Upgrading your residential windows in Charlotte has a high return on investment. Some experts estimate that […]
January 5, 2018
Revamp Your Home With Replacement Windows

Energy Efficiency Tips for Winter Windows

When the north winds begin to blow, your home can lose a lot of heat through the windows. Cold air can seep through inefficient seals and cracks. Together these two things can really increase your winter utility bills. Let’s look at some ways to increase your energy efficiency in the winter, no matter what type of windows you have. Make sure window treatments and coverings […]