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Window replacement tips

New windows are a big investment. Before you purchase, take a look at these 10 tips on everything from shims to flashing from the DIY Network: 1. Check for Functionality A good quality window will eliminate the need for storm windows, but you’ll probably will still want screens. Many windows tilt in for easy cleaning making maintenance a breeze. 2. Check for Energy Efficiency Look at the label that states the window’s energy efficient. A salesperson can explain the different numbers. 3. Save Money With Extra Panes Triple-paned windows provide significant energy savings and will pay for themselves quickly in
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5 questions to ask your window installer

This is an excellent article from on what questions to ask your window installer BEFORE the work ever begins: 1. How long will the project take? A good crew can install 10 3-by-5-foot double-hung replacement windows in a day. (Bing: How to clean double-hung windows) 2. What level of service will you provide? The installer should not charge to remove old windows and other debris, and the company should protect your home and landscaping. 3. Is your work certified or factory-authorized? Installers may be certified by InstallationMasters, which is good. But factory-authorized installers are better because they are trained
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