This first article in our 12-part replacement window & patio door education series will help you learn more about Renewal by Andersen of Long Island patio door styles.
With so many options available on the market today, choosing a patio door style for your home can be a bit overwhelming. Sliding doors, French-hinged (in-swing and out-swing), bi-fold, swinging – the list is even longer when you consider each of these styles are often available in a variety of configurations. Choosing the ideal replacement patio door for you allows you to truly define both interior and exterior living spaces and complement your home’s architectural features and unique character. Continue reading Part 1: Renewal by Andersen of Long Island Patio Door Styles
Over the next 12 weeks, visitors to our Renewal by Andersen of Long Island blog will find a new post each week that focuses on one aspect of replacement window design and construction. Each installment will introduce you to a specific style, accessory or design feature so you’ll be able to customize your new home windows to complement your home’s architecture and your family’s lifestyle. You’ll learn everything you need to know about replacement windows to ensure your family has a safe, comfortable home, and you’ll have the knowledge you need to improve energy-efficiency, so you can look forward to saving money on those heating and cooling bills, too!
In this week’s Renewal by Andersen of Long Island replacement window article, we’ll tell you how to save money when you order your new windows, and money every month going forward.
According to Energy.gov, the typical American family spends at least $2,200 annually on home energy bills – that’s the portion of your electricity, gas, fuel, etc. used to run your household. Almost half – roughly $1,049.40 – is spent on heating and cooling the home! On Long Island, consumers are looking for ways to lower those monthly expenses – especially since people living in New York pay the next to the highest home heating oil price compared to all US states (second only to the District of Columbia).
January 2018 is less than a week away and that means it’s time for Long Islanders like you to consider making a fresh start to the new year.
January might seem like a strange time to start a home renovation project, but that isn’t necessarily the case. Cold weather doesn’t have to put a damper on your plans to create a warm, inviting home for family and guests. In fact, January might be the perfect time to update your home with replacement windows and patio doors. For one thing, many people put off major projects until the weather warms up, which means the factory may be able to deliver your custom windows faster than at other high peak times. Another factor that impacts seasonal demand is that January follows “the season of heavy spending,” so some homeowners just don’t have the funds available for a substantial investment until they get their tax refund. Lower demand could mean installation crews have a lighter schedule. It January a good time for you to plan your replacement window project? Find out with these tips from Renewal by Andersen of Long Island. Continue reading January is a Perfect Time for New Windows & Doors on Long Island
Some replacement dealers develop a sales pitch designed to convince Long Island homeowners to buy their brand based on specific window styles and add-on features – like specialty glass, custom grille patterns and exclusive hardware options. While it is important for buyers to gather this type of information, saving money depends on other factors, too. At Renewal by Andersen of Long Island, our policy is to give consumers all the information they need to make an informed decision. This post will discuss six factors that directly influence how much money modern replacement windows may save you over the long term. Continue reading 6 Factors Influence How Much Replacement Windows Can Save