5 Features to Add to Dress Up Your Awning Windows
30 August 2016
Awning windows can be an energy-efficient window selection for your home. These are windows that have their hinges at the top, and they open outward, usually with the assistance of a hand crank. They allow you to control the airflow in a room and also allow you to keep your windows open while it is raining or snowing outside without major risk of getting precipitation in your home. Whether you are replacing your current awning windows or are considering changing the style of some of your current windows to awning windows, there are a few features that you should consider adding to your new windows.
Casement Windows: Outdated Option Or Comeback Feature Of The Year?
11 December 2015
Casement windows are a type of window that is fixed on a hinge on one side of the frame. They open and close as the user turns a little crank. These windows were popular in homes through the 1950s, but they then fell out of vogue for a while as hung windows became the norm. However, homeowners are beginning to rediscover the benefits of casement windows, so they're making a bit of a comeback.
How To Maintain Your Wood Deck And Why It's Good For Your Health
16 June 2015
If your deck seems like an insignificant feature of your home or just a place to put the grill that you only use once or twice in the summer, you could be missing out. Perhaps you feel like you already have enough repairs and upgrades to do to your home without adding the deck to your list. Maybe your deck is just not a comfortable place to spend time. In this article, learn about the most common deck problems, how to maintain your deck and some surprising benefits that you can take advantage of by spending more time on your deck.
Want See-Through Cabinets? Glass Is Not Your Only Choice
7 April 2015
When most people think of cabinets that they can see into, glass is the first material that comes to mind. However, it is far from the only choice for see-through cabinet doors. If you want to display your fine china, cookware, or other interesting kitchen gadgets in a see-though cabinet, be sure to consider these other choices, too.
Similar to the screens on your windows, wire mesh cabinet doors let you see into the cabinet, but they aren't totally transparent.