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Why Vinyl Siding Outperforms All Other Types of Exterior Wall Siding

Thirty percent of all homeowners in America choose vinyl siding to protect their home from wind, rain, UV rays, and sub-freezing Minnesota winters. Vinyl siding is also the wall covering that Window World contractors prefer over all other types of covering. Let’s explore all the reasons why.

Two Options for Revitalizing Your Gutter System

If your gutters look like they’ve had enough, then you can get brand new gutters from Window World. New gutters will be effective at channeling rainwater away from the base of your home. This reduces or eliminates flooding, standing water, and puddle splashes that can stain your vinyl siding. Below we look at two different types of gutters. We’ll discuss their features and advantages.

Strategies for Brightening Up Any Room

Whether our contractors are installing casement windows, bay & bow windows, or large double-hung windows, bigger is brighter! Whichever room you choose, our window specialists can expand the entire window frame, clear out some space, and install minimal window designs that allow you to enjoy a clear panoramic view in the front yard or back.

Creative Ideas for Using Block Windows

Glass block windows can offer you a unique approach to designing any room in your home. Our Window World specialists of having helped dozens of clients in North St. Paul and the surrounding area create cool, unique concepts that work in almost any setting. Below are some of our favorite creative ideas for using block windows.

Specialty Window Design and Installation

Windows aren't something the typical homeowner installs on a regular basis, and therefore is likely to need some advice should a need for new windows arise. Technology has changed the way windows are built since 50 years ago, and options have become available you may not have considered or even be aware of. Windows can be the basic double hung style with convenience and security features, but they can also be much more according to the needs of your house and what you want to accomplish by having new windows installed.

Modern versus Traditional Options with Vinyl Siding

When compared to older home siding systems, modern vinyl designs offer many advantages over asbestos, aluminum, or even older versions of vinyl siding. The technologies used to produce vinyl siding has improved over the past decades, and the cosmetic features it has to offer has risen to the demands homeowners have requested. There are a few considerations to make when your house needs a new exterior and you begin to plan how to upgrade the home.

Finishing Your New Home Exterior

Typically a person chooses a home design based on the functionality of the plan compared to their lifestyle and the style of house they typically prefer. House colors can be changed, but the new homeowner likely went into the market with a idea of what they want the outside of the house to be constructed of based on affordability and what they value as part of a nice home. People often overlook the need for finishing touches, which complete the house even though they seem to the layman to minor details.

Door Styles for the Modern Home

Choosing a new door for your home can be an overwhelming experience because if you're like most people, there are several design styles you really like and realize you have to pick one and live with it for years to come. The first step is to determine the use of the door, whether as the front entry, a side door which you may use on a daily basis or stand alone. , and extra back door which is rarely used, or patio access doors. At that point, you'll need to decide whether security or cosmetic appeal is more important, and how you need the door to function and whether it is going to include a screen or storm door. There are a few basic types of door which most homes tend to have, and the home design may determine which options you have to choose from.

Specialty Windows to Suit Your Needs

For most your house, standard double-hung windows are suitable for your needs and perform the function you need them to do. They open easily and close securely, they look nice, and they provide a good level of insulation to prevent high power bills through drafts or loss or internal heated or cooled air. There are some situations which require a specialty window, or there may be a particular room where you simply would prefer the convenience and décor of a window designed to perform more than the standard function.

Looking Through a Window: Functions, Views and Memories

At Window World, windows are our business and we love what we do. New windows make a house beautiful, provide function and usefulness for the family who lives in the home, and helps cut down on power bills by keeping heated or cooled air inside and outdoor air outside. We also recognize how beautiful historic architecture can be and realize how some windows were built so well they don't need replacement. In such cases, there are means to upgrade a historic building to modern standards while keeping the historic architectural elements which distinguish the house as a local landmark.

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