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Benefits to Hiring Window Washers

July 22, 2021 Reviewed by Asya Biddle, Cleaning Services Professional & Owner of The Dust Busters, Williamsport, PAWritten by HomeAdvisor. Benefits of Clean Windows Windows improve the look of your home, let in fresh air, and make your house more energy-efficient. This guide will explore the benefits of keeping your windows clean all year round….

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What Is Window Glazing? How and Why to Do It

Having properly sealed windows in your home can offer many benefits, including maximizing your curb appeal. If you’re looking to repair a window or two in your home, it’s important to know what window glazing is before getting started. Proper reglazing can help repair any deterioration and more efficiently contain the heating and cooling energy…

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19 Types of Window Styles

Different types of window styles can fit a wide range of lifestyle needs, building requirements and trends. The ideal window for your home not only depends on your practical and aesthetic preferences but also on how it fits within the broader context of your home’s design. Unlike certain DIY projects where a pro might be…

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Best Type of Replacement and Double-Hung Windows

When looking for the best type of replacement windows, you should consider shopping for the best double hung windows. They offer a classic look, and both the lower and upper sashes are operable. Their designs allow for a seamless airflow to improve the air quality of your home. Double-hung windows offer easy exterior cleaning from…

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Cheap Windows Buying, Installation & Replacement Guide

Studio D – stock.adobe.com On This Page: How to Find Cheap Windows By Type Best for the Money Disadvantages What Are Some Cheap Window Frame Options? Vinyl Aluminum Fiberglass Wood Prices by Material The Best Place to Buy Cheap Windows Window Company Pros and Cons When Is the Best Time to Buy Cheap Windows? Hiring…

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What Is the Difference Between a Single & Double Hung Window?

Single and double-hung windows are known for their classic appearance and may look similar at a glance, but both offer significant differences when it comes to cost, energy efficiency and maintenance. On This Page: Single vs. Double-Hung Windows Styles Costs of Materials Cheapest to Install DIY Installation & Replacement Airflow Energy Efficiency Weather Resistance &…

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Aluminum vs. Vinyl Windows: Pros, Cons & Differences Between

On This Page What is the Difference Between Vinyl and Aluminum Windows? While both materials are great options for your home, what motivates homeowners to choose one material over the other? Knowing the pros and cons of each frame material is the first step in choosing the best product for your home. Vinyl Windows These…

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How to Replace, Install or Remove Windows in Your Home

What Are Replacement Windows? A drop-in window replacement is when a homeowner replaces the glass section while keeping their existing frame. There are a couple of steps and considerations involved in this process. The guide below will help you determine what you need to know before making a purchase and whether a drop-in window replacement…

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Skylight Installation

A skylight is a great way to shed a little natural light into a home. By opening up your ceiling to the sun, you gain some interesting advantages. You add a bit of visual style to the architecture, some unique life to your interior, and a little radiance to a room’s atmosphere. Plus, by exploiting…

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Windows: Let the Light Shine In!

Windows, more than almost any other feature, give a modern home its personality. When homebuyers are asked to describe a home they’ve toured, they usually include references to light in their description. Advances in window technology have made it possible for homeowners to greatly increase the number and size of windows without getting clobbered with…

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