Top 3 Ways to Improve Your Home’s Energy Efficiency

Top 3 Ways to Improve Your Home’s Energy Efficiency

Old windows can be very inefficient, but as a Long Island homeowner, you can take steps to mitigate that problem. From weather stripping your old windows to installing all new windows, you can decide what fits your budget and your personal circumstances. Here’s what you need to know.

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Top 4 Things to Know About Casement Windows

Top 4 Things to Know About Casement Windows

Casement windows are a classic window style that opens outward, like a door. They have hinges on the side, and are opened by a turn crank. Though they may be less popular on certain home styles than single and double hung windows, casements have many advantages that single and double hung windows do not.

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3 Signs You Need Replacement Windows for Your Home

3 Signs You Need Replacement Windows for Your Home

Depending on their quality, construction and material type, your home’s windows can last a few decades. When they reach the end of their service life, they start to exhibit signs of failure. These signs are an alert that it’s time to start budgeting and preparing to replace your windows. Here are three signs your windows may need replacement.

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Best Home Improvement Projects to Tackle on Long Island this Summer

Best Home Improvement Projects to Tackle on Long Island this Summer

Summer is the perfect time to get started on the home improvement projects you could not accomplish previously on Long Island. The warm weather and mostly sunny skies create the perfect environment to start checking items off your honey-do list. We’ve compiled some of the best home improvement projects to get started on this summer, including your home windows, home inspections, and home exterior.

Pressure Wash Your Home’s Exterior

The summer weather makes everyone want to go outside and soak in some much needed Vitamin D. However, neither you, your family, nor your guests want to look at a dirty home while relaxing. Instead of delaying the inevitable, pull out or go rent a pressure washer and knock this item off your home improvement to-do list early on.

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Is It Time to Replace Your Windows on Long Island?

Is It Time to Replace Your Windows on Long Island?

If the windows in your Long Island home are a few years old, you may be thinking of replacing them. New windows are a major commitment, and you want to know if the improvement will be worth the effort and expense. Here are some indications that it may be time to shop for an upgrade.

#1. High Heating and Air Conditioning Bills

Are you using more electricity and gas than your neighbors? Has your energy usage risen over recent years? If so, your windows may be part of the problem if they’re not insulating as well as they could.

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