What Can You Do To Lower High Heating Costs This Year?

If you're tired of paying hundreds of your hard-earned dollars each winter to keep your home at a comfortable temperature, you may be investigating ways to help cut your energy costs that don't involve sitting huddled under blankets or curled around a portable space heater. Fortunately, identifying the "weak links" in your home doesn't need to be a difficult process. Read on for a few minor (and major) modifications you can make to your home to improve its energy efficiency. Read More 

Changing It Up With A Garden Window Replacement For Your Kitchen

If you are considering a window replacement for your kitchen, why not consider something unique and airy? A custom-made garden window is a smart option for the look and feel of an indoor garden, even during the coldest winter months. Whether you need a bright and sunny spot to house a few plants, or you simply want more room for a few knick-knacks, a garden window is worth considering. What is a Garden Window? Read More 

How To Fix A Stuck Or Inoperative Vinyl Window Sash And Properly Remove It To Prevent Problems

Vinyl windows from a place like Beissel Window & Siding are usually affordable, attractive and easy-to-maintain, especially those that contain swing-out sashes. However, improper operation of the swing-out sash feature can lead to problems with the window not functioning correctly or not working at all. If you have a vinyl window with a swing-out sash, and it isn't opening all the way or is completely stuck in the closed position, then keep reading to see how you can fix this problem and prevent it from occurring in the future: Read More 

3 Adhesive Products Used To Install Windshield Glass

Even without large cracks through your field of vision, abrasions and small chips will eventually necessitate the replacement of your windshield glass. Despite the solid look and feel, a relatively thin layer of adhesive, not tough metal hardware, actually holds the windshield in place. The strongest adhesives are selected to hold up the windshield's 35 pounds of weight while also withstanding wind, snow and other outside forces. The adhesives are so strong that windshield technicians have to use heat and prying strength to remove the glass during the replacement process. Read More 

Moving To A New Home? Six Tips For Childproofing Your Windows And Doors

Moving into a new home is chaotic, but when you're moving with children, there are safety precautions you cannot overlook as you dive into unpacking, reorganizing, and decorating. An important area to focus on is your windows and doors. Are they child-safe? Follow these tips to ensure your child's safety in your new home. Tip #1: Make sure windows lock properly. Walk around the new house, and make sure that each of the windows does, in fact, lock properly. Read More