So you have finally upgraded your home’s exterior to include beautiful, decorative wrought iron doors. Although they are relatively maintenance free, it is a good idea to plan for some basic routine maintenance every year, to preserve the integrity of your purchase.
Plan on washing your wrought iron door and any surrounding windows at least once a year; twice is optimal. This simple task will effectively reduce potentially corrosive substances such as bird droppings, dust and pollen, as well as other environmental contaminants. Even if your wrought iron door is relatively sheltered from direct exposure […]
Year after year we, as a society, are becoming more and more energy conscious and environmentally aware. This is a good thing! It is better for the world we live in and improved energy efficiency also relieves some strain on our pocketbooks, as well.
Now that you may be considering replacing some or all of the windows in your home, we want to take the opportunity to educate you on the latest in energy efficiency when it comes to replacement windows. The newest, most energy efficient windows in the market use glass that is commonly known as “Low-E […]
Despite our ongoing love of nature, an inordinate amount of our time awake is spent indoors. Unfortunately, this lack of access to the outdoors can also adversely affect our moods, productivity, and much more. One way to positively impact that is to create your own backyard oasis, but in doing so it is incumbent upon you to ensure you have reasonable access to it or it is all for naught.
Do you have a beautiful back or side yard that you would love to see more of? What better way to enjoy the outdoors while indoors than through big, bright […]
Enjoying your home and even looking around at home improvement updates and opportunities, often some of the most obvious and impactful items can be overlooked. One example of this is our windows.
Over time windows, especially if they were originally of somewhat builder grade or lesser quality, can develop breaks in the seals causing fogginess. Also, older windows we find are often less energy efficient. Or it is simply a matter of modernizing the look and feel of our home to improve its street appeal.
When it is finally time to upgrade and/or replace your windows fiberglass windows […]