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Window Profile: Casement Windows

Casement windows are hinged on the side of a window frame. This design allows it to swing inward or outward depending on your taste. Although the concept is nearly two centuries old, casement windows have now been associated with modern home design. These windows have become increasingly popular in modern and contemporary architecture. Let’s take a closer look at some of the advantages that casement windows have to offer.

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What is Full-Frame Window Replacement?

Full-frame replacement windows are the same as new construction windows. We remove the entire window frame and the sash and replace it with a brand new frame and sash. The result is a weather-tight seal that creates an energy-efficient environment inside your home. By replacing the full frame, you now have options for installing larger windows and opening up your viewing area. Window World can custom install full-frame replacement windows for your home. We install double-hung, casement, and bay windows according to your specifications.

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Your Guide to Casement Windows

The unique design and engineering of casement windows make them a popular choice for homeowners regardless their taste or style. Casement windows are attractive, easy to use, and transcend all home design trends. They adapt to almost any architectural style and make an artistic statement that your family and guests will love. Below is our guide to what you need to know about purchasing, installing, and taking care of casement windows.

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Ranking the Best Windows on the Market: What is #1

There are all types of windows on the market today for residential properties. So no matter what you’re looking for you, you can get it at Window World. Which type of window is right for you? Below we rank the most popular windows and describe each. When you are ready for a window replacement, call us today. We can assess your current windows and make some recommendations as to the type of windows that will enhance your home design and provide protection for your family.

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How do Windows Increase Your Home’s Market Value

It’s difficult to go through a three-month period, without finding a new article on the benefits of installing brand new windows in your home. There’s a reason for this. Windows are a top investment that pays dividends when you go to sell your house. According to the latest CNBC report, the average ROI for replacement windows is 85% with an average house resale bump of $8500. Now you know the rest of the story.

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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.

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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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Home Design and the Windows You Want

Whether you're building a new home or renovating an older house, windows are an important design aspect which provide a functional use and cosmetic appeal. In many cases, the same blueprint design can look like a completely different house depending on window choices. It's important to discuss with your contractor what options are available and determine which windows will best serve your needs.

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Signs You Need New Windows

Every homeowner is aware they may want to replace their windows at some point in time. In some cases, it may be a matter of saving money and building equity in the house before upgrading to nicer windows than the house came with. The issue becomes glaringly obvious when living in an older home, or a house which wasn't taken care of properly by the previous owners, and the windows are damaged or don't function properly. The good news is that depending on how large your home is and how many windows it has, the replacement process doesn't have to be an expensive repair or even a large job which turns your home into a construction site for an extended period of time.

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Comparing the Five Most Popular Windows for Homeowners in North St. Paul

Comparing the Five Most Popular Windows for Homeowners in North St. Paul

If you're getting ready to purchase windows, there are some things you need to know. First, not all windows are the same. In our 20 years in business, Window World experts have concluded that vinyl windows are made with the highest quality materials in the industry. You simply will not find a better window.

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