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Bay or Bow Windows – Which Type is Right for You?

There’s a common misconception that bow and bay windows are the same. However, that couldn’t be further than the truth. Some bay windows will suit a Denver home beautifully, while in others, they may not quite look the part. The same can also be said about bow windows. When you’re in the market for new Denver windows to complete the look in your home, find out below whether bay or bow windows are the most suitable option. The answer may just surprise you.   What Is A Bow Window? If you want your Denver windows to be more of a
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Denver Window Types You May Not Have Heard Of

The population of Denver is growing at a rapid pace, with more and more families choosing to move to what they consider to be greener pastures. With rapid growth comes the need to build more houses, as well as renovate existing homes to suit those exact families. While you might be busy focusing on paint colors and final touches, don’t forget to pay attention to your Denver windows. Windows can turn a standard home into something fabulous, and there’s no reason why your new or existing home shouldn’t stand out from the crowd. If you’re unsure what’s available other than
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Triple Pane vs. Double Pane Windows

New windows are in your near future. You’ve measured your windows and are now ready to look for the perfect fit for your home. Windows may be a huge upfront cost, but if you play your cards right, your windows can pay for themselves. While Colorado’s charm is the four seasons, having all four in one week can wreak havoc on your home’s temperature. In Colorado’s crazy spring snows and blazing summer and fall heat, keeping the cold and heat outside and regulating temperature inside can change your energy bills. Picking energy efficient windows can save you between 25-40% on
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What is LP Diamond Kote® Siding?

Your home is much more than just a house. It’s probably your most significant investment, the possession that’s been with you the longest and/or will need to last you the longest, and the place you seek comfort and shelter. And not only is your home important to you, it provides vital sanctuary to your family. So when it comes to taking care of it, we know you want and deserve the best. That’s where LP Diamond Kote® Siding comes in. What is LP Siding®? Looking for the beauty of wood siding, but anxious about the expense and hassle of the
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5 Reasons to Consider Switching to Vinyl Windows in Denver

Here in Denver, we’re subject to both extremes of weather. We enjoy the baking hot sun in the summer months with plenty of time for water sports, and then we hunker down in the winter to take shelter from the pelting rain and blustery snowfall. January is also known as the coldest month, with an average temperature of just 15.2 degrees-Fahrenheit overnight. So, if we’re struggling to keep warm or cool, then our homes are too. Here in Denver, we’re subject to both extremes of weather. We enjoy the baking hot sun in the summer months with plenty of time
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Are You Ready for French Doors?

Depending on your personal style and taste, you may want to consider the extra dash of elegance that a French door can add to your home. Gravina’s Windows and Siding are also leaders in Denver door installation and are prepared to help you add this beautiful enhancement! But before we get started, here’s a little more information and some answers to questions that might be on your mind. Let’s figure out if French doors are the right choice for you! Can I Replace a Single Door With French Doors? Good news - you absolutely can! While it’s true that a
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Choosing the Right Replacement Siding in Denver

Denver is known for its harsh weather. Residents can experience over 50 inches of snow per year, and temperatures in summer can reach into the high 90s. With such a variation in weather throughout the year, it’s little wonder that our homes take a hammering. The exterior siding can suffer from buckling, bending, cracking, fading and general wear and tear. When you’re house proud, this is a real cause for concern. When the time comes to take matters into your own hands and choose the right replacement siding in Denver, you need to ensure it’s as ready to tackle harsh
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Why a Few Home Upgrades in Denver are Good Investments

When you purchase a new home in Denver – that’s new to you but old to someone else – you often fall in love with all its quirks. But after receiving the first electric bill, or surviving the first winter, that love can soon turn to worry. Did you make a mistake? Can the house ever be a source of joy, as it was when you first removed the ‘sold’ sign? Of course, it can be. You just need to take advantage of a few home upgrades in Denver. When you’re tossing up between toughing it out or doing those
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What an Insulating House Wrap in Denver can do for your Winter Woes

It doesn’t matter where you are in the country, winter is always going to be a miserable time. If not for you, then for your house. The rain pours down, the snow gathers up around your driveway, and condensation from the heat within your home creates an often-damp environment. So, if there were ways to reduce the impact winter has on your home, would you take advantage of them? Of course. So, that’s where insulating house wrap right here in Denver comes in. Unlike traditional wraps for homes, insulating house wraps serve as an air barrier to protect and reduce
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Vinyl or Wood Siding – Which is Right for Your Home

Your Options for Siding in Denver When it comes to installing new siding on your home, it’s essential to familiarize yourself with the choices at your disposal. Your home is your most important investment. By making an informed decision when it comes to siding, you maintain both the aesthetics and the structural condition of that investment. Gravina’s Windows and Siding are your home team for siding in Denver. We offer a variety of types, including steel, aluminum, and fiber cement. We also provide two of the most popular types of siding among homeowners: wood and vinyl. But which is right
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