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Replacement Windows, Storm Windows, and You

It’s that time of year again: fall leaves are crimson and gold, temperatures are dropping, and home owners around the region are getting their storm windows out. Storm windows are multi-layered glass windows applied over a home’s existing windows to protect an extra layer of protection during … [Read more...]

Because Home Matters

99% of the time, we here at US Home Improvement use this blog to write about vinyl home replacement windows, fiberglass home replacement windows, and wood home replacement windows.  That's not surprising -- replacement windows and doors is a large part of what we do.  However, today we're going to … [Read more...]

Replacement Patio Doors

People have two opinions about patio doors: they either love them, big fans of the wide-open airy feel and access to the outdoors that patio doors offer; or they hate them, having struggled and tugged with heavy, slow moving glass panels! Why does this happen? Older patio doors, especially sliding … [Read more...]

Are Replacement Windows A Good Investment?

If you’re going to remodel your home, we’re often told, concentrate on the kitchen and the bathroom. These are the two rooms buyers look at most often, and if you have an attractive kitchen and bath you’re far more likely to realize a higher price for your home. But what happens if you don’t want … [Read more...]

Full Window Replacement in the Historic Home: Wood or Vinyl

"The great thing about these older homes is the windows," said Agatha McGinns. McGinns is a realtor who works in New England. "They’re large, and they let in a lot of light. They really add character to a place." Unfortunately, older windows do more than add character to a home. While they’re … [Read more...]

Consumer Reports Rates Home Replacement Windows

It doesn’t happen very often, but when it does, homeowners across the nation take notice. In this month’s issue of Consumer Reports, the well-respected customer advocacy magazine looks at home replacement windows. During the test, the magazine’s labs tested 17 different windows. The majority of … [Read more...]

Vinyl Replacement Windows: Often the Best Choice

Homeowners considering home replacement windows want to know more than "What’s the Best Home Replacement Window?" They have a more important question. They want to know "What’s the Best Home Replacement Window -- for ME?" You see, every home is different. Every homeowner is different. That means … [Read more...]

Installing Home Replacement Windows: How Difficult Is It?

"You can do it yourself," the home improvement forum poster writes confidently. "Putting in home replacement windows is no big deal." With that advice in mind, more than one homeowner has gone out and picked up vinyl home replacement windows, fiberglass home replacement windows, or wood … [Read more...]

Energy Efficient Replacement Windows: How What You Don't See Can Help You

Window manufacturers are always looking for ways to improve the energy efficiency of their home replacement windows. This is true for replacement windows of every type: vinyl replacement windows, fiberglass replacement windows, and even wood replacement windows -- there's a constant focus on product … [Read more...]

Home Replacement Window Warranties: What You Need To Know

Installing home replacement windows -- vinyl home replacement windows, wood home replacement windows, fiberglass home replacement windows or high quality aluminum home replacement windows -- is a surefire way to improve your home’s energy efficiency, curb appeal, and comfort. These are the main … [Read more...]