Why you should avoid cheap vinyl windows

Avoiding cheap vinyl replacement windows in Northeast Wisconsin is important for several reasons, as they can lead to various problems and disadvantages compared to higher-quality alternatives. Here are some reasons why you should steer clear of cheap vinyl windows: Reduced Energy Efficiency: Cheap vinyl windows often lack proper insulation and energy-efficient features. They may have […]

Heating Prices are About to Go Up! Save with Energy Efficient Replacement Windows

Experts predict that heating bills will go as much as 54% for Winter 2021 which is a terrifying thought for many Wisconsin homeowners.  Here are some facts about how Americans heat their homes: Nearly half of US homes are heated with natural gas Around 41% are heated with electricity 4% use heating oil 5% use […]

Replacement Windows – Energy Efficiency & Glass Quality

Windows almost always represent the largest source of unwanted heat loss and heat gain in buildings.  In locales with extreme weather conditions like those we have here in Wisconsin, the importance of minimizing heat loss in the winter and heat gain in the summer should not be underestimated.  Window quality can make a huge difference […]

Signs Your Replacement Windows Were Improperly Installed

When it comes to replacement window installation, the quality of the window and the knowledge and experience of the installer largely dictates whether the window will have future problems.  Here are a few signs your replacement windows may be improperly installed: Difficulty opening and closing. If your window sticks and you have to force it […]

Why Wisconsin Homeowners Need Solid Core Composite Frame Triple Pane Windows

Here in Wisconsin, we have earned the nickname of “the frozen tundra,” for good reason. We have some of the most grueling winters of anywhere. Wisconsin homeowners need Solid Core Composite Frame Triple Pane Windows to protect us from our extreme weather conditions. Last winter’s deep freeze was record-breaking in the wrong way. Summers can […]

Why You Should Choose Low-E Coated Replacement Windows for Your Home

The low-E coated replacement window, which is also known as the low emissivity glass window, are coated with a thin, transparent layer which is made up of metallic oxides. These windows are all the rage due to the many benefits that they offer homeowners. The main benefit of low-E coated replacement windows is that they […]

Understanding and Preventing Window Condensation

Condensation is frustrating and can make you wonder if your new or replacement windows are in need of repair or replacement. You may see a few water droplets or it might look like a river is running down the glass. Either way, let’s face it – looking out your window and seeing water on the […]

Energy Star Replacement Windows & Doors, What Does This Mean?

It’s commonplace to see products with Energy Star certification stickers on all major home renewal purchases from small appliances to larger building products. When it comes to selecting the right replacement window and door for your home, do you know what this certification means? We’ll cover the 4 things you need to know about replacement […]

GET THE FACTS: Benefits of Gas Filled Windows

GET THE FACTS: Benefits of Gas-Filled Windows In this week’s GET THE FACTS series we’re going to talk about gas filled replacement windows. We’ll cover the benefits and common FAQ’s. BENEFITS OF GAS FILLED WINDOWS When you choose to replace your windows, you want to get as much return on your investment as possible. This […]

Window Energy Labels Simplified

Your home is an investment! It’s usually the biggest investment you’ll make. If you are anything like me before you make a purchase, you want to make sure the product is going to last a long time, and you’re getting value for the money you spend. When it comes to window replacement that means you […]