Tag Archive: home improvement

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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It’s Spring in Texas, and that means Tornado Season is right around the corner.

April 12, 2013 Leave your thoughts

 The wonderful sounds and sights of North Texas in Spring; birds singing, bluebonnets on the sides of the freeway, and ……Tornadoes?  Yes, this is the time of year that when a storm rolls through the area, we need to stay alert for the warning siren and hunker down in case there is a twister.  If you happen to get stuck in a wind tunnel, we all have been taught to stay away from the windows because flying debris could shatter the glass. But did you know that there are films out there that will keep the window shards from flying...

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