Why You Should Install Casement Windows in the Kitchen

Why You Should Install Casement Windows in the Kitchen

Think about the window over your kitchen sink. Does it open? If it doesn’t, you could be missing out on an important opportunity to make your kitchen more functional and overall a more pleasant place to spend time.

Picture windows do provide light for doing dishes, and a beautiful view, but these windows can fall short when placed over the kitchen sink. Double hung windows are great too, but can be difficult to reach over the sink to open fully. At most, you’re probably only opening them a few inches when you really have to.

For a number of reasons, it’s really important to have windows that open properly in this part of the kitchen. Here’s why. 

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How to Choose the Best Replacement Window Installer

How to Choose the Best Replacement Window Installer

It’s just as important to choose the right window installer for your window replacement project as it is to choose the right windows. Poor installation can ruin the efficiency and durability of your new windows, as well as damage your home so it’s important you get this right the first time.

If you’ve never been through the window replacement process before, read on for tips to help you navigate the process. One thing to keep in mind: if you’re working with a window dealer that doesn’t provide installation, you’ll have to go through the selection process twice: once when finding a window dealer, and once to finding a reputable window installer familiar with the windows you choose.

When you work with Renewal by Andersen of Long Island, window installation is included in the cost of the purchase. Once you’ve selected Renewal by Andersen windows for your home, you won’t have to worry about finding an installer to get the work done. This also means your warranty will cover the windows and installation, which can save you a headache if anything were to ever go wrong with your new windows.

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Casement Windows or Double Hung Windows – Which Is Best?

Casement Windows or Double Hung Windows – Which Is Best?

Two of the most popular window types sold to homeowners on Long Island are casement windows and double hung windows. Casement windows open with a turn crank, while double hung windows open and close by sliding up and down on a track. Which one is right for you? In this article, we’ll go over the pros and cons of each type of window so you can decide which window is best for your home.

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Avoid These 5 Window Cleaning Mistakes

Avoid These 5 Window Cleaning Mistakes

Have you ever felt like you just can’t clean your windows as well as the professionals? You think your windows are clean, but then when the light hits them just right you see streaks and spots everywhere? When it comes to window cleaning, method makes all the difference. Knowing the common mistakes that people make cleaning their windows can help ensure that your windows will look professionally cleaned every single time you wash.

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