Your patio or deck is the perfect place to spend your summer evenings relaxing, talking to family, watching the sun go down …. or at least, it could be the perfect place – with a little ingenuity and some redecorating. If your patio isn’t quite ready for a relaxing summer, now is the time to dress it up and make it beautiful. Here are five great ways to make your patio or deck a stunning place to spend your summer.
Sliding contemporary patio doors are functional, beautiful, and add value to your home. But are they right for your property? We can help you decide. At Renewal by Andersen of Long Island, we produce sliding patio doors that last for decades, help insulate your home and make your home more beautiful. Here’s what you need to know.
They say that windows can last for decades, but some replacement windows last much longer than others. There are many factors that affect window durability and longevity. Knowing those factors and what to look for in your replacement windows can save you money and time by ensuring that the products you install will last as long as possible.
Old, poorly maintained windows can cause many problems for you and your home. They often don’t look good, but worse than that: they can even cause damage and devalue your home. If you’re a homeowner with old windows, you should be aware of the signs that your windows are causing damage to, and devaluing, your property. Knowing these signs can help you decide when it’s time to get your windows repaired or if it’s time for replacement. Here’s what to watch for.
What Is the Best Season for Window Replacement?
Window replacement can happen at any time of year, but the experience varies depending on the season. Knowing what to expect can help you prepare for your upcoming window installation. If you’ve scheduled or are about to schedule window replacement for your home on Long Island, here’s what you should know.
Wood is a fundamental building material found in most structures. It’s been used for hundreds of years in homes and other structures because it’s readily available, very strong and long-lasting. However, wood has always had some weaknesses. Specifically, wood is easily compromised through prolonged exposure to moisture.
Composite wood is the modern solution to this problem. Composite wood has many benefits that natural wood does not. As a consumer shopping for new windows, it’s helpful and important to understand what composite wood is, why it is useful and how it is maintained.