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Types of Windows

It can be difficult to know what you’re looking for when it comes to purchasing replacement windows. With so many different types and names, it can be easy to mix them up. Read the article below to learn about the types of windows Renewal by Andersen of Greater WI offers, with pictures and descriptions! Keep in mind that all replacement ...

Are Energy-Efficient Windows Worth The Investment?

If you’re considering updating your windows, there’s probably a good chance that it’s been quite some time since your last replacement project—perhaps, as a new homeowner, you’ve never renovated them before. Window technology has definitely improved over the years, with a big focus on energy efficiency. These recent advancements may have you wondering if new energy-efficient windows are worth the ...

3 Reasons Why You Should Consider Black Windows

Black windows are making a comeback in the home design world, but it’s more than just a trend. Using black windows to make a bold statement has been around for centuries. The history, elegance, and contrast that come with incorporating black windows into your home remodel are great reasons as to why you should consider choosing this color for your ...

Should You Repair or Replace Your Windows?

Old home windows can be tricky. Your initial reaction may be to take the cheapest route possible and try to make repairs before completely replacing them. However, not everyone is a home improvement guru, so the price of paying for brand-new windows isn’t that far off the cost of hiring a handyman. This dilemma can quickly cause you to feel ...

Finding the Right Windows for Your Home 

Window technology has certainly come a long way. Years ago, there were only a few options for homeowners to pick from, making it a fairly straightforward process to choose and install new ones. Today, there are new window technologies and various materials and styles available, providing homeowners with almost endless possibilities. While this is certainly exciting, it can also overwhelm ...

How You Can Customize Your Home Windows

If you’re embarking on your first window replacement project—or it’s been quite some time since your last—then you may not be familiar with all of the options available. Your first thought may be to drive down to a local home improvement store and try to find the right size windows for your home, but this greatly limits you. If you ...

How to Get Rid Of Condensation Inside Your Windows

As a Wisconsin homeowner, you’re aware of the effects that changing seasons can have on your house. Take your windows, for example. On particularly cold or wet days, it’s not uncommon to see your windows get a bit foggy on the outside. You should be concerned, though, when you begin noticing condensation inside of your windows between the panes. Why ...

Vinyl vs. Wood Replacement Windows

House windows primarily consist of two aspects: the glass and the frame. And nowadays, there’s a variety of frame materials to choose from, but two options that typically stand out from the rest are vinyl and wood. After researching different choices and asking friends and family for their suggestions, you’ve found that you like what both of these replacement window ...

Benefits of Energy-Efficient Windows

Nowadays, it’s almost impossible to do some research on home windows without seeing or hearing the phrase ‘energy efficient’. Nearly every company and home improvement blog will tell you that it’s important to update your house with energy-efficient windows, but why is this? There are actually numerous benefits to enjoy by having energy-efficient windows installed on your home. Let’s dive ...

When to Replace Your Patio Doors

If you have a deck, patio, or other outdoor living area directly outside of your home, you most likely have a set of patio doors leading to this space. Whether it’s a set of sliding or hinged patio doors, this entryway probably sees a lot of use, especially in the warmer months of the year. Just like any other component ...

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