Distinguishing why you are buying windows can save you a lot of time

Finding the right window can seem like a daunting task. One thing important to consider when thinking about your new windows for your home is often overlooked by many people. When it comes to buying windows, you must ask yourself why.

Why are you buying new windows for your home?

Do you want to replace those old drafty ones just because of their poor shape and because they leak?

Commercial Contractors doing Residential Remodeling

I received a question in the forums about commercial contractors doing residential remodeling work. Instead of responding to it in the Forums, I thought it was very important to many people who are looking for a remodeling contractor. It's also important for commercial contractor to fully understand what they are getting themselves into if they want to do residential remodeling. Here's what Gloria Z asked:

Getting Serious about Green Construction Materials

We are always on the look out for products that will reduce pollution and our carbon footprint. It's seldom that we find a company that is attacking the problem with drywall, windows and soundproofing materials that are important components of every remodeling and new construction project. Serious Materials is such a company and it's CEO Kevin Surace was named Inc. Magazine's 2009 Entrepreneur of the Year.

Should you be pouring concrete in cold weather?

Much of the country is an ice box and that has put a stop to most remodeling and new construction projects in the northern part of the U.S. However, those of you who live in the South have experienced some pretty cold weather too. You may be wondering if you should delay your remodeling or go forward with the concrete work. Much depends on local conditions, your concrete suppliers, and whether your concrete contractor has a track record with cold weather concreting.

Instant Pendant Light

Tom- wanted to share a first-of-its-kind lighting product with you and your community. The Instant Pendant Light converts recessed lights to hanging pendants without rewiring and tools. It installs as easily as changing a light bulb and saves remodelers the expensive of electricians, drywall repair and painting. Let me know if you would like a sample to demo. Please visit www.worthhomeproducts.com for more info.
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7 Tips to Successful Remodeling

You've heard the horror stories and unfortunately many are true. People handing over their hard earned money to contractors who can't deliver or worse construct unsafe projects. No one can promise that it won't happen to you, but we can tell you how to reduce your risks, protect yourself and improve the chances of getting the remodeling project that you want. Just follow these steps.

Taking the confusion out of Replacement Windows

Thinking of replacing your existing windows? Don't make that call until you understand the lingo. Replacement windows can mean totally different things depending on who you talk to. The real issue is should you "replace" your existing windows with "replacement windows" or "new construction windows." Confused? We explain the differences and tell you what kind of window you'll need.

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