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
Are you considering textured or patterned glass replacement windows for your Long Island home? This week’s industry standards blog post will answer five of the most common questions Long Island homeowners have about “art glass.”
5 Common Questions About Replacement Window Patterned Glass
#1. Are patterned glass options less energy-efficient than traditional clear replacement window panes?
No. Patterned glass solutions are built with Low-E glass designed to boost home energy-efficiency. Our manufacturing team ensures that all replacement window units meet the rigorous performance ratings our customers expect. Continue reading Patterned Glass Windows Make Your Long Island Home Sparkle
When your Long Island home’s windows no longer meet performance standards, you may want to upgrade to replacement windows. Choosing the right replacement window style to enhance the curb appeal of your home is important, but you also want to make sure your choices deliver the highest return on investment in other areas, too. Modern, high-quality windows look beautiful and limit noise transfer, complement unique home architecture features and reduce heating and cooling expenses. So, how do you decide which style or styles are best for your Long Island home? Read on. In this installment of the Renewal by Andersen industry standards series we cover a few style similarities and differences to ensure you choose the ideal window style for every room in your home.
Here is a brief description of each style in our portfolio. Continue reading Choose a Replacement Window Style for Highest Performance