Tips to Maintain Your Home’s Windows and Doors Before Fall

Though it’s been a warm September so far in West Michigan, another summer is slipping by, and it’s time to think of cleaning the yard, putting away the patio furniture, and getting ready for fall. These jobs are easily remembered, but windows and doors are commonly overlooked. Below are some tips on fall window and…

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Choosing New Energy Efficient Windows

Windows provide homes with ventilation, warmth, and light, but they can have negative effects on energy efficiency as well. Over 25% of a home’s energy spending is for air that escapes through inefficient windows, but spending can be reduced with the installation of energy-efficient windows. In this guide, readers will get some Window and Door…

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How to know when it’s time to replace your windows

When to replace your windows There are many things to consider when deciding to replace the windows in your home. Major advances in energy efficiency and new modern designs have made replacing windows a cost-savings, functional, and often aesthetic advantage. They’re better for your home’s energy, they’re easier to clean, and they look beautiful. We…

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Infinity by Marvin Brings the Power of Fiberglass to Replacement Windows and Doors

Infinity replacement window products were designed with homeowners in mind, because replacement windows should be low-maintenance while still looking new. While both Integrity and Infinity brands utilize the patented Ultrex fiberglass, the two brands offer different lines of products, lead times, installation practices, and warranties. Why Infinity Replacement Windows? Products in the Infinity line have…

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What Makes Ultrex Fiberglass Windows by Integrity Different?

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Fiberglass is a top material option for windows, that’s why Integrity by Marvin took an excellent existing material and perfected it with the state-of-the art Ultrex Fiberglass. Ultrex is the best in its class for strength, look, and value when it comes to fiberglass windows, and the facts prove it. Superior Strength Compared to vinyl…

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Fiberglass, Wood, and Steel Entry Doors: Which Is Right For Your Home?

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The entry door should be a standout feature of your home’s exterior. Color and design are something you as a homeowner will need to consider, but material type will be the first thing. Three of the most popular door materials selected for entry doors are wood, fiberglass, and steel. Architectural Openings & Access works with…

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How to Best Care for Your New Windows

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If you’ve invested in new or replacement windows for your home recently, it’s wise to want to protect and maintain their longevity. As durable as any window material may be, at least some maintenance will be required for window care. For a quick guideline to caring for your home’s windows, here are four main window…

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The 8 Most Popular Window Designs

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With variances in both shape and function, there’s a lot to consider for window design with replacement windows or windows for homes undergoing new construction. For first time homeowners who may not be aware of different window design styles, here’s a list of the top 8 most popular window designs.   Single Hung Windows Single…

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Windows, Doors and Your Home’s Safety

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We all value keeping our families safe and, no matter where you live, keeping your home secure always remains a top priority. Secure windows, doors and other access points represent some of the most important factors in keeping your home and family safe. While burglaries throughout the United States declined in recent years, the average…

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