More and more people are trying to do by themselves what is best left to the experts. These things, such as wood window installation and roof repair jobs, should be entrusted to people with the experience, skills and knowledge to get the job done right.
Sliding patio doors are good things to have in your home. Not only do they grant you easy access to your backyard but they also add to your home’s overall value. Unfortunately, they’re also incredibly prone to sticking, which can be a problem for most homeowners. Thankfully, there are ways for you to fix a sticking patio door.
In this post, Homecraft Inc., a leading supplier of vinyl windows, shares six helpful tips that can aid you in fixing a sticking sliding patio door.
At Homecraft Inc., our roofers and window installers only use high-quality products from leading providers. Some of our manufacturers use argon gas fills in thermal windows, also known as insulated glass units (IGU). They either have two or three panes of glass with a sealed space in between which is filled with gas.
If functionality was the only important criteria of good replacement windows, then any average Joe can simply slap a sheet of glass to a hole in their wall and call it a day. Luckily, most homeowners value form as well. The debate of whether which carries more weight is a discussion for another time. Suffice it to say, equal parts of form and function combine to make the perfect window.
First impressions are everything, as many people say. So when it comes to setting the tone and character of your home, your front door is a great place to start. Apart from its notable qualities of durability and security, it is an important design element that adds to the home’s curb appeal, much like the siding, windows and roof.
Whether you plan to purchase wood or vinyl windows, it’s understandable that you want nothing but the best for your home. Windows are a great asset to every home, from enhancing your property values to helping you save on heating and cooling costs. There’s a bevy of windows but for the best quality, look no further than ENERGY STAR®-certified windows. [Read more…]
Energy-efficient replacement windows are great for their long-term benefits, especially with today’s rising energy costs. If you’ve been looking around showrooms, you may have noticed the ENERGY STAR® labels affixed to replacement window units. Ever wondered what these labels are for, and how they can help you find energy-efficient replacement windows? Here is a short run-down.
Homecraft® Inc. is the one-stop shop for all your window replacement needs. We offer the best of two different categories: ProVia® vinyl windows and Andersen® wood replacement windows. They’re so good that your only problem will be deciding between the two. Let us share with you the features and benefits of both:
Energy-efficient windows are rightfully marketed to lower gas and electric costs and improve comfort. What many homeowners don’t realize, though, is the fact that they provide a host of other benefits older units couldn’t offer. Here are some of them: