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Energy Efficient Windows; Understanding how they Work and Save You Money

August 20, 2013 Leave your thoughts

In this time of recession, families are opting for a stay-cations or cutting back on luxury items. However, individuals are choosing to invest in their home by upgrading their windows which not only helps to enhance property value, but can also decrease the amount of energy used within the home. Replacement windows are one of the simplest investments for personal enjoyment, energy savings, and can also increase the value of your home. When researching for replacement windows, look for Energy Star rated windows as they provide greater energy savings on both heating and air utility bills throughout the year. Replacement...

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Does Your House Need Replacement Windows?

August 12, 2013 Leave your thoughts

Many people today don’t seem to be tuned in to how much windows have an effect on their heating and cooling bills. Over time, the windows have passed through many modifications, so any windows that were installed in homes before 1990 will more than likely need an upgrade. There are a few things to think about when your windows need an upgrade. Here are Five reasons mentioned below. Cracks, are no laughing matter:  It does not matter whether the cracks are within the frame or the glass. Either way, cracks allow a large quantity of hot and cold air to...

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Green retrofit for your home.

August 7, 2013 Leave your thoughts

Thinking about making a few GREEN upgrades to your home before the end of summer? You may want to read this article from BuildingGreen.com and International Window Film Association (IWFA) which states window film is the best retro fit on a home to save energy in warm climates. Window-Film: Overlooked Retrofit Option      

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Decorative films – I love the look, but where would I install it?

August 6, 2013 Leave your thoughts

Have you ever wondered where to use that really cool decorative film? Well, we have installed many different applications for; Home Offices, Shower Doors, Store Fronts, Dressing Rooms, Conference Rooms, and even on bathroom windows in newer homes.  There is no limit to how creative you can get with these types of films!  Adding both style and privacy to your room with just one application AND at a fraction of the cost of decorative glass. Check out our PHOTO GALLERY for more examples!    

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Replace your old windows with Double Glazed Units

July 30, 2013 Leave your thoughts

Today in Flower Mound we are replacing old worn out windows with new double paned vinyl windows.  These double glazed units were fitted to reduce energy loss and to also to help increase the insulation of the house, they can also reduce condensation. What are Dual Pane Windows you ask?  Answer: Two layers of glass are hermetically sealed into a unit, which would be sized for your window opening, then sealed and used to replace the standard single pane commonly used in the manufacture of a window or door. Dual paned Units were First Introduced in the 1930’s and were...

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