Let the buyer beware! Learn how to be smart in a world of dumb builders and sharp salespeople. This is your Ultimate Guide to old windows. Read and learn. 1 - The Truth About Windows Your ultimate guide and education to really understanding everything you need to know about new, old, and historic windows. 2 [...]
Historically if one had wood storm windows they also had wood window screens. Wood screen windows are just like wood storm windows except there would be screens instead of glass. In my opinion this is an unnecessary luxury that takes up valuable storage space and detracts from curb appeal by hiding your windows. Adjustable Window [...]
Storm Windows have come a long way over the years. There are the old-fashioned wood storm windows of course. Then there are the bulky aluminum storm windows we all remember from the 1960's that looked like coke bottle eye glasses on your windows. This style has thankfully changed into a high efficiency storm window with [...]
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If you live in New England then you most likely have Eastern Style window casings. If you do you really need to know how this style effects the use of storm windows and what to do. [Read more]