Will You Spend Your Tax Refund to Improve Your Home?

Will You Spend Your Tax Refund to Improve Your Home?

It is probably safe to say that most of our Renewal by Andersen of Long Island friends and neighbors don’t enjoy filing state and federal tax forms every year. But, for the people who expect a large refund, it is worth the effort. GOBankingRates.com calculates the average refund this year will be around $3,000. So, how will you spend your refund check? Will you use it for a big purchase such as replacement windows or patio doors?

Here is what other people did with their tax refunds last year, according to GOBankingRate surveys.

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The Replacement Window Buying Journey, Part I: Getting Started

The Replacement Window Buying Journey, Part I: Getting Started

There’s only one house exactly like your Long Island home. Other houses may have similar architectural characteristics and features, but the truth is, after decades of helping area homeowners update their homes with replacement windows and patio doors, Renewal by Andersen of Long Island is more convinced than ever, no two homes are exactly alike. We’re also convinced that customized home improvement products are the best way to enhance energy the efficiency and beauty of your home.

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The Valentine’s Gift You Can’t Forget: Replacement Windows

The Valentine’s Gift You Can’t Forget: Replacement Windows

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Like many of you, the Renewal by Andersen of Long Island replacement window staff is already talking about what to get their significant other this year. Flowers? Jewelry? Decadent confections? Why not give a gift that will really be remembered – and enjoyed for decades to come: replacement windows for your home, of course.

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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…)