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How to Insulate Your Glass Sliding Door

A home that features sliding glass doors is a home that is vulnerable to the outside. Glass is a poor insulator. In sliding glass doors, the glass acts as a conductor for heat to go out and for sunlight and heat to invade the home during the summer. To reduce energy loss, we can replace your current slide doors with low-emissivity (low-E) doors. These type of doors are fitted with a special coating that prevents energy from penetrating through the door.

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What to Look for in a Quality Patio Door

The sliding door you choose will have a significant impact on both sides of the wall of your home design. You have several factors to consider before selecting the right patio door. Window World offers a wide range of door options that match any style or taste. We go over some of the possibilities and factors you should think about as you begin your project. If you have any further questions, feel free to contact us here in Minneapolis.

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Common Issues With Doors & Windows

Your house may not be haunted, but the windows and doors are trying to tell you something about what’s going on inside. If you notice particular activity or the condition of your home’s components, it could be a sign that the outside elements are affecting your home interior. You can find clues about the state of your windows and doors by the way they look, feel, and sound. Below, we discuss some of the symptoms of deteriorating doors and windows and what you can do about it.

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How to Get the Most Out of Our Online Showcase Tool

Whether you are interested in remodeling or building a new home, our Design Showcase tool provides a unique opportunity to create and display your custom preferences. The Design Showcase is easy to use and can help you spark your ideas at the click of a button. After you click the start button on the page, the application will open to the main menu. From there, we’ll show you a wide range of options that include window, room options, colors, as well as design tools. The Design Showcase has been programmed to work on Windows and Mac computers, smartphones and other devices.

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2019 Home Improvement Tax Credits You May Qualify For

Every year, the Federal government gives homeowners tax credits for specific home improvements. Although the official 2018 tax credits for window installation have not yet been officially released, we know they’re coming. And there’s a good chance they’ll look much like the tax credits over the last five to seven years. Tax credits are a great incentive for making necessary window replacements to your house. Here’s a brief overview of what you may expect based on last year’s numbers.

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Which Has the Highest ROI: Window Doors, or Siding?

Simply put, an ROI measures the gain or loss you generate on a home improvement purchase versus how much you paid for the product. The ROI of a window, door, or siding purchases takes into account four factors:

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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.

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Spruce Up Your French Door Design

French doors can transform a room and create a distinct style that suits your taste. French doors let in natural light, enhance your view to the outside, and come in a range features that match any room design.

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Color-Coordination Ideas for Your Windows, Siding, Doors & Gutters

Let Window World Twin Cities help you design the perfect showcase for your personalized style, whether you are building or sprucing up your home. Our high-tech design software will interactively guide you through choosing the right colors to cohesively match your gutters, siding, windows, and doors. Serving the North St. Paul, Minnesota area, our experts will inspire and guide you through color-coordinating your outdoor home elements to match up with your aesthetic vision.

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What Entry Door Material is the Most Insulative?

Entry doors are more than just an egress in and out of your home. A door is literally a hole in your wall. You want the most insulation you can get in that door to help your home’s energy efficiency. Window World Twin Cities is here to give you advice on what entry door material is the most insulative.

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