Converting the screened porch of your Long Island home into a four-season sunroom with replacement windows isn’t as difficult as you might think. If you’ve ever wished that your porch could keep out the harsh winter winds, spring rains and dust and debris that invariably find their way in to your porch, there’s good news. You can! With modern Renewal by Andersen replacement windows and patio door solutions, you can go from a summertime only porch to a year-round spot for relaxing and entertaining no matter what Mother Nature sends our way. Continue reading Convert a Long Island Screen Porch Into a 4-Season Sunroom
This Renewal by Andersen of Long Island blog is for homeowners who have already decided to invest in replacement windows, but aren’t sure if they want to go back with wood, like the existing windows, or upgrade with modern, high-performance Fibrex composite frames. You’ll find some similarities, and some reasons that one frame material is definitely a better choice than the other.
The Case for Upgrading with Wood Windows
Deciding to install replacement windows in your Long Island home to improve energy efficiency and beautify the appearance of your property is a wise investment choice. Using a cut-rate contractor for the installation process can be a costly decision that derails your plans and costs you far more than you saved. In this Renewal by Andersen of Long Island post you’ll learn the importance of getting a perfect installation.
There’s an old adage that says, “All that glitters is not gold.” That wise pearl reminds us that appearance isn’t always a true indicator of what lurks beneath the surface. Signs of a poor replacement window installation may be hidden behind exterior cladding for many years before the homeowner is aware of the problem. Continue reading 4 Ways Poor Replacement Window Installation Can Cost You
Are you thinking about buying your first home on Long Island in the near future? If so, we know you have lots of questions about everything involved in the process. Buying a home is the largest financial investment many people will make during their lifetime. While the Renewal by Andersen of Long Island replacement window team members aren’t real estate agents, we’ve got the #1 piece of advice for you: Inspect everything before you make a serious offer. Continue reading Long Island Home Buyers Tips: Most Important to Inspect
Renewal by Andersen of Long Island Replacement Window & Patio Door Sustainability Standards
This sixth, and final, installment in our series about replacement window standards is all about the environmental impact of Renewal by Andersen replacement windows and the sustainability measures we take in our design and manufacturing process to protect you and the environment we all live in. We know that responsible building and manufacturing is good for our Long Island neighbors, the environment and everyone. Renewal by Andersen is committed to making sure our policies meet or exceed rigorous standards for sourcing building materials, manufacturing home windows and patio doors and delivering high-quality fixtures that help you reduce your carbon footprint as well.
Here’s a brief sustainability policy recap for those of you who aren’t familiar with our brand. Continue reading Environmental Impact of Long Island Replacement Windows