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Covering Window Shades and Blinds

Oct 10, 2011 No Comments

You’ve just had beautiful, energy efficient windows installed, but now its time to reflect on how you want to cover them. That means thinking about things like design, privacy and energy savings. Fortunately, from honeycomb shades to remote control blinds, there are a lot of options. From the design perspective, the basic decision you have […]

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Are Bullet-Proof Windows in Your Home’s Future?

Sep 23, 2011 No Comments

Unless you’re planning on moving into the White House (and at this point, what sane person wants to?), chances are you won’t be shopping for bullet-proof windows any time soon. However, it is interesting to note how these White House trappings differ from the replacement windows you might consider for your own home. Bullet-proof windows […]

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Get that Federal Tax Credit on Replacement Windows Before it’s Too Late

Sep 09, 2011 No Comments

With the Federal Tax Credit for energy efficient replacement windows set to expire at the end of 2011, there is never a better time than now to install government-approved Energy Star windows. When shopping for them, just be aware that even among windows that are Energy Star-rated, there are differences in performance. The people who […]

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Making Your Home More Child-Friendly

Jun 14, 2011 No Comments

Parents have enough to worry about regarding child safety without adding in-home hazards to the mix. Thankfully, childproofing your home doesn’t have to be an expensive exercise. A home services contractor can work with parents to simply and affordably childproof and improve the home. At first, parents may think that they can make these home […]

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