As one of a house’s most crucial components, windows provide both weather protection and a lot of curb appeal. Nevertheless, as windows get older, they can significantly increase your energy expenses, make your home look dated, and create other issues. There are numerous advantages to replacing your old windows with new ones, some of which you might not have thought of. Today on the blog, our team at Clinton Glass has compiled the top three unexpected advantages of replacing old windows.
Of the things homeowners often neglect, window screens rank near the top. With so many home maintenance areas to keep up with, it’s hard to justify replacing your window screens. There are, however, many benefits in doing so. Continue reading to learn more from the team at Clinton Glass.
In today’s world of YouTube tutorials and online forums, home improvement projects have become very DIY. However, while it’s great to get your hands dirty and complete projects yourself, there are still some that are better left to the professionals. At Clinton Glass, we love seeing homeowners complete their own projects and learn new skills, but we do encourage you to leave large glass projects to us. Listed below are three reasons why you shouldn’t attempt to replace large glass mirrors or windows yourself.
If you have a long list of home improvement projects you’d like to complete on your Connecticut home, replacing your windows might not be at the top, and we understand. The windows that came with your home seem good enough, and there are projects that may seem a bit more fun to complete first. However, build-grade windows are not built to last and are made with low-grade materials. At Clinton Glass, we encourage you to move replacement windows to the top of your list. Read on to learn why.
Choosing a glass patio door seems simple enough until you try to do it. There are countless options and considerations to be made, and it can get overwhelming fast. As you begin to research which type of patio door is right for you, think about how much natural light you want to let in, what kind of view of your backyard you want, and what type of style you want to add to the backside of your house. At Clinton Glass, we have experience with all types of doors, and … Continued
The housing market has been hot this summer and many sellers are taking advantage of the high demand to sell their homes quickly. However, even though there has been a high demand for houses on the market, it is still necessary to make certain improvements before you list. In order to sell your house for a great price, you need to take steps to make it desirable for potential home buyers. At Clinton Glass, we’ve made this list of quick improvements you should make before you list.
Choosing to customize your shower is a fun way to update this space to suit your taste, and also add value to your home. At Clinton Glass, we recommend customizing your master bathroom by ripping out your existing fiberglass tub/shower combo and replacing it with a custom shower. Getting rid of that outdated tub and shower, and replacing it with something fun and fresh, is a great way to update and personalize your space. Here are our favorite custom features to consider.
With cooler temperatures on the horizon, it’s more important than ever to have windows you can count on to keep the outside chill where it belongs – outside! If your windows aren’t in the best shape, you may be wondering if they can be repaired or if you need to replace them altogether before winter comes. At Clinton Glass, we are experts in both window repair and replacement, so today we’re comparing the two options so you can make an educated decision.
Spring has sprung in Connecticut, and homeowners are starting to think about when they’ll need to start turning on their air conditioners. No one enjoys putting all their money toward utilities when there are so many other fun things to spend it on. If you’re looking for ways to increase your home’s energy efficiency (and therefore decrease your utility bills), consider these few tips from our team at Clinton Glass.
Does your bathroom desperately need a facelift but you just don’t have the time or money right now? If it’s just too terrible to leave the way it is, but you can’t afford an entire gut job, there are several small changes you can make today that will make a big difference. Our team at Clinton Glass is here to help with these 3 updates that will make you feel like you have a whole new bathroom in no time.