Replacing Windows In Your Summer Cottage

| 26 FEB 2018

Your summer cottage is the place where you and your family go to relax, unwind and forget about the hustle and bustle of city life. Ideally, you want it your cottage getaway to be comfortable, but not an exact replica of your suburban home. With some modern amenities, but not so many as to defeat the purpose of escaping modernity. One of the things you do want, however, is the best windows you can get. Rustic doesn’t have to mean cheap or inefficient. Below are some things to consider when replacing the windows on your summer cottage. Energy If you are replacing old windows on a summer cottage, your first consideration should be energy efficient replacement windows. Energy efficient replacement windows are important not just because they are going to add resale value to your cottage, but because you don’t want to have to rely on central heating and cooling during the summer. Cottage country can get hot and having windows that allow you to effectively and efficiently thermoregulate the cottage will save you money on your energy bill, cut down on your carbon consumption and make sleeping during the evening much more comfortable. Theme You might not select windows…

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Should You Replace Your Windows Before Selling Your Home?

| 19 February 2018

Many people scramble to make last minute adjustments and replacements before putting their home on the market. Anxious to give themselves whatever kind of competitive edge they can over the rest of the homes on the block, and to add as much resale value as possible, people want to know…

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How To Replace A Single Hung Window Sash

| 27 December 2017

At some point during the life of your home, you will probably either want or need to replace a single hung window sash. This is one of the most common window types you find in both modern and traditional home, and single hung window installation is definitely a good skill…

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How Often Should You Replace Your Windows?

| 6 September 2017

Many people, especially new home owners, have no idea how often they should be replacing their windows. If you own your home, whether it has custom windows or standard windows, you are going to need to replace the windows at some point (perhaps multiple times, depending on how long you…

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When Is The Best Season To Replace Windows?

| 20 June 2016

If you’re thinking of replacing your windows there is no opportune time to do it. As long as you use a professional window company, there’s no ‘best’ season to replace your windows. The only thing to consider is if you will be bothered by the 30 or so minutes it…

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