It's not as hard as you might think it is to replace a window. Usually, I prefer to have an experienced glass company take care of it when I need a window replaced, but sometimes, they can't get to me as fast as I'd like, or I can't afford a new window right away. I keep a few inexpensive panes of glass and some supplies in my garage so that I can temporarily replace a window until I can get the glass company to my house to install a better one. This is definitely something that anyone could learn to do, so I decided to start a blog about it to try to teach others how to replace windows. Whether you're temporarily replacing a window or you want to do a permanent job, you can learn the basics here in this blog.
16 December 2015
Winter can be a tough time for your windshield and visibility. If you live in an area with frost and snow, it is even tougher to keep that windshield free and clear of ice. In some cases, clearing ice the wrong way can cause damage to your windshield. Here are five tips for making sure that your windshield remains clear and trouble-free during the cold winter months. Shelter your car:
13 December 2015
Do you have a small bathroom that feels cramped and crowded? Are you looking for ways to make it look larger? An extensive remodel or renovation may be physically impossible, and it may be out of your budget, too. Tearing down walls and moving fixtures can get expensive. However, the good news is that you don't need a costly renovation to make your bathroom appear larger. There are simple tips you can take to make the bathroom look less cluttered and to give it a more spacious appearance.
2 November 2015
If your home has old windows, you might hate the way that they look. Older windows can be an eyesore on an otherwise beautiful home and can make your house appear to be quite dated. Plus, older windows that aren't in good shape can affect the comfort level of your home and can cause energy efficiency issues when it comes to heating and cooling. Although you might know that it's time to do something about your windows, you might not have the money in your budget to replace them.
19 September 2015
Many people look for ways to express their views on the world without having to directly say anything to anyone. Bumper stickers have quickly become an easy way to get your point across to everyone who sees your car. One issues that arises with the bumper stickers is that many people choose to stick them on their rear windshield rather than on the bumper because they think it will be easier to remove.
14 August 2015
Don't think green glass – no telling if those are right for your home. However, you may be wondering if green windows – or environmentally friendly window constructions – are right for your home. Having such windows installed in your home adds to the up-front cost but can save on utilites. Find out what makes windows energy-efficient and how they can add value to your home. Energy-Efficient Glass Energy efficiency in glass is measured by its U-value and solar heat gain coefficient (SHGC).