Get Ready For Hurricane Season With A Few Vital Improvements

Is your home ready for hurricane season? There are quite a few home improvement techniques from the quick and sloppy to the structured and strong, but you need to know what works and what doesn't. If you're not used to hurricane weather, know that although nature is powerful and can tear down anything, you have many opportunities at your disposal to be safe from most threats--and to make sure that insurance handles the rest. Here are a few hurricane protection improvement points, along with a few myths that don't work. [Read More]

Selling Your Home: Old House Renovations That Have Great Returns

If you live in an older home that has plenty of character, you'll have to deal with some exterior renovations and updates that owners of modern homes don't have to deal with. However, investing in some key areas of improvement will have great returns for you when the time comes to sell your home. Here are some improvements to consider: Replacement Windows Replacement windows provide a number of advantages. Many old houses have original windows, and when these have not been properly maintained, they are not suitable for use. [Read More]

Breaking Down 3 Myths About Replacing Your Windows

Here is a breakdown of a couple of different myths that many people have about replacing windows in their homes. #1 Lifetime Doesn't Always Mean an Entire Lifetime One of the first things that you need to realize is that a lifetime warranty does not mean it will cover the window for a human lifetime. You need to read the fine print when you are looking at window warranties. A lifetime warranty is for the lifetime of the window that the company that manufactures the window has determined it to be. [Read More]

Choosing Windows For Your Guesthouse

Do you intend on installing a large amount of windows in your guesthouse that is under construction? There are a few things to keep in mind when you begin shopping for windows. For instance, being that there will be such a large amount of windows, it is important for them to be energy efficient. You don't want the guesthouse to have heating and cooling problems due to air flowing through the windows. [Read More]