3 Standards for Made In the USA Replacement Windows

3 Standards for Made In the USA Replacement Windows

Approximately 70% to 80% of Americans prefer to buy products made in the USA, but many aren’t willing to pay an exorbitant price just to make sure they purchase only home-grown consumer goods. Renewal by Andersen of Long Island proudly offers a full line of affordable, custom-crafted replacement windows and patio doors made in the United S#1. tates. And, we work hard to help homeowners on a tight budget plan their home renovation, so they get the quality they expect from our brand, on financial terms they can live with.

Our Long Island neighbors who look for “Made In The USA” labels, may be interested to know how our brand measures up to their personal standards compared to buying products fully, or partially, constructed in another country.

Below are three Renewal by Andersen standards that most Buy American consumers look for when comparing home improvement products. (more…)

3 Ways to Make Your Long Island Home Comfy This Fall & Winter

3 Ways to Make Your Long Island Home Comfy This Fall & Winter

Fall on Long Island is a glorious season. Leaf peeping. Pumpkin pie cooling on the rack for an after Thanksgiving snack. Toasting marshmallows around an open-flame fire pit, listening to your favorite holiday tunes. If you’re like most people we talk to about Renewal by Andersen replacement windows and patio doors, you’re also thinking about how to make sure your home is warm and comfortable for family and guests as the temperature dips.

While not everyone is a whiz in the kitchen, or has a fire pit on the patio, everyone can make a few changes to their home to create warm and inviting indoor spaces.

Instantly Make Your Home More Comfortable With These Tips

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5 Tips to Update Your Long Island Patio Door Entrance

5 Tips to Update Your Long Island Patio Door Entrance

to give your home a fresh, new look is with modern, high-performance Renewal by Andersen of Long Island replacement windows. For those of you who are still on the fence about updating home windows, we have good news. In just a couple hours, you can transform your boring patio entrance into a welcoming invitation to your home.

#1 Update the Lighting

For those of you who use your back yard entrance year-round, you’ll want plenty of light around your patio door, especially with shorter daylight hours already upon us. Add sconces or large lamps flanking your sliding door, or above the entrance if you have a traditional single door entryway. Today you can find a style perfect for every architectural style, so you can add a bit of whimsy, a touch of elegance or something else that reflects your personal style and personality. (more…)

How Low-E Glass Affects Long Island Replacement Window Choices

How Low-E Glass Affects Long Island Replacement Window Choices

Installing low-emissivity, generally called low-E, replacement windows in your Long Island home is a cost-effective approach that can improve energy-efficiency and comfort. Enhanced window performance saves money spent on heating and air conditioning costs month after month, every year you live in your home. Many Renewal by Andersen of Long Island customers come in looking for low-E windows, but some don’t really understand what the term means, or why it’s important to ask about how these factory applied coatings impact performance and optical properties.

Here’s a quick rundown that covers what you need to know before buying replacement windows and patio doors with Low-E glass for your home. (more…)