Window replacement is a big decision for any homeowner. It requires time and money, so you should only make sure that it’s reasonable and worthwhile. If you are not sure about what would be a good reason to replace your windows, trusted window and roofing contractor All American Roofing discusses the best reasons to carry out a..
Heat gain and heat loss through windows account for 25%–30% of residential heating and cooling energy use, according to the Department of Energy. That’s why most homeowners prefer double-pane windows. Compared to a single-pane window, double-pane windows are more energy-efficient and can help lower electricity costs. However, because double-pane windows are designed differently than conventional single-pane..
Window cleaning should always be included on your home maintenance list. And while it is easy enough to do, you’ll want to make sure you’re using the appropriate items for the task. This means using non-abrasive brushes or soft cloths, and a gentle cleaning solution. But what item should you use for wiping the windows..
Choosing the right windows and placing them properly can beautify both your interior and exterior. You can also expect to have a brighter and fresher home. One of the most common questions homeowners ask contractors is whether all the windows of their house should match or not.
Windows need more attention, proper maintenance, and a good quality choice of material. They are the interface between the interior and exterior of your home. They connect you to the outside environment with the indoor space and manages the home temperature during different weather conditions.
The NFRC or National Fenestration Council uses U-Values and SHGC (Solar Heat Gain Coefficient) to describe the performance of various replacement windows. While these measurements are enough to give you a pretty good idea about how energy-efficient these products are, these are not the only standards you can use to make a decision.
Every component of your home, whether big or small, plays a crucial role in keeping your property in top shape. The roof, regardless of its size, is not necessarily more important than your home’s siding, for example. Your windows deserve just as much attention as your foundation does. Each part of your home needs as..
For many homeowners, DIY is best when it comes to home improvements. Certain projects, however, such as window replacement and roofing, simply need to be left to experts if you wish to achieve the best results. All American Roofing, one of the leading roofing companies in Oklahoma, shares some of the benefits below.
Knowing which project to tackle first can save you a lot of time, effort, and money. As one of the most trusted roofers in the area, clients often ask us which home improvement project should take priority; the windows or the siding?
Your windows may become drafty, dirty, or hard to open and close. Should you repair them or replace them? It’s tricky to answer these questions on your own.