Windows are an important part of your home. Through them you see the world outside, but also they can make a big difference in how you live your home on the inside. It has been said that the eyes are the windows to the soul. Your windows are also the eyes of your home.
Why buy your windows locally
"Buy local" has long been a rallying cry for small businesses. Advocates for shopping locally tout a number of advantages. These include job creation, lower environmental damage, and positive local economic impact. It is estimated that half of every dollar spent with local businesses is reinvested in the community.
Vinyl Windows: A History
The story of vinyl windows begins in post World War II Germany. The rebuilding of the country left contractors scrambling for creative ways to meet the shortage of wood. (Sounds familiar to today, right?) From those first windows produced in 1954, vinyl has become a popular option for new and replacement windows.
Shopping Online for Windows?
Online retail has revolutionized how we shop for practically everything—and that includes windows. And while the online marketplace has provided mountains of information for consumers, unless that information is carefully processed, the mass of detail can easily obscure some of the most important aspects of a transaction.
Here are six tips for helping you shop online for windows.