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Posts in Category: Home Renovation Tips

How to Paint an Exterior Door 

September 11, 2014 Categories: Doors Home Renovation Tips

how to paint an exterior door

If you are looking for a fun way to refresh your home, you may be considering painting an exterior door. Your front door plays a key role in the curb appeal of your property and, with the right paint job, you can make your home even more welcoming.

Painting an exterior door is a little different than painting the internal portions of your home. External doors are exposed to weather conditions and dirt that can challenge the durability of the door itself. In order to appropriately address the demands placed upon your door, you’ll need use the proper paint so your hard work will hold up.

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5 Summer Home Improvement Projects 

home replacement windowsSummer is here! That means the number of outside activities is going to increase at a fever pitch. That also means your home will be exposed to family and friends, whereas in the winter it was tucked away. Now your home is about to become a meeting place for going to the beach, planning picnics or hosting that company barbecue. You want it to be as inviting as possible.

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How to Clean Entry Doors 

July 24, 2014 Categories: Doors Home Renovation Tips

home entry doorsA beautiful entry door can genuinely add to the elegance of your home. Like most parts of your home, your entry door will need some special cleaning attention. Today’s fiberglass or steel entry doors meet the highest standards for beauty, durability, security and energy efficiency and are easy to clean and maintain.

 

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How to Improve Energy Efficiency 

improve home efficiencyThese are uncertain days and it is even more necessary to exercise home energy efficiency. Not only do you save money, it also adds to your comfort as well. Nobody likes a drafty house, or enjoys being in a home with moldy insulation, uncovered or frozen pipes, or exposed wiring protruding though the walls.

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How to Clean Windows Like a Pro 

cleaning a windowsWhile many people reach for paper towels and window cleaner when their view to the outside world becomes obstructed by dirt and grime, the process of squirting solution onto the pane and wiping it away usually results in simply moving the dirt particles from one part of the window to another. In order to get your windows really clean, you need to lift the dirt away, not just relocate it. 

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How to Replace a Broken Window 

April 17, 2014 Categories: Home Renovation Tips Replacement Windows

How to Fix a Broken WindowWe’ve all had to deal with a broken window at some point in our lives. If you are good with DIY home repairs, then replacing broken window glass won’t be a problem. But be careful, it can be dangerous to work with broken glass, so be sure to wear goggles and work gloves to protect your eyes and hands. Make sure to wear long sleeves, pants and shoes in order to keep your skin safe from nicks and cuts.

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How To Install Vertical Blinds 

April 08, 2014 Categories: Home Renovation Tips Window Treatments

How to Install Vertical BlindsVertical blinds offer home owners privacy from the outside, while allowing for easy light control options. Verticals are perfect for use on an enclosed patio, as they block UV rays and can cover the length of the windows.

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Holiday Windows 

March 25, 2014 Categories: Home Renovation Tips

Easter Window DecorationsWe have a flurry of holidays just around the corner! Of course, everyone dresses up the windows and doors during Christmas and Valentine’s Day, but what about all the other holidays throughout the year? There’s at least one holiday every month, so why not take advantage of the festive spirit and adorn your windows and doors?

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Home Security Windows 

February 12, 2014 Categories: Home Renovation Tips

Home Security Window

Most windows open up your view to the world, but they can also make your home an easy target for intruders. Most home burglaries occur through forcible entry, and in the warmer weather months, windows are the most popular means for entrance.

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Improving Accessibility with Windows & Doors 

December 09, 2013 Categories: Doors Home Renovation Tips Replacement Windows

WheelchairDo you or one of your family member have limited mobility? This article outlines modifications you can make to the doors and windows in your home, in order to make the space accessible for those who have physical limitations or require mobility equipment to safely get around. 

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