Recent Windows & Doors Articles

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How to Use Every Fabric Scrap

Posted by Laura Firszt | Apr 30, 2014

The story is told of a dedicated crafter whose workroom was filled floor to ceiling with leftovers from her past projects. She couldn’t bear to...

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Make Your Home Secure for the Holidays

Posted by Katie Marks | Nov 29, 2013

The holiday season can be marked by an uptick in crime as people are away from their homes to visit family and friends, attend parties, and be present for performances and social events....

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Seeing the Future Through Smart Windows

Posted by Katie Marks | Sep 17, 2013

A window is a window is a window, right? Sure, with a few small differences: you've got your single-paned and your double-paned, your windows with special films to keep out glare and...

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London Skyscraper on a Car Melting Rampage

Posted by Katie Marks | Sep 05, 2013

20 Fenchurch Street in London is home to a futuristic, sleek, striking skyscraper that's been dubbed the "Walkie Talkie" due to its distinctive shape. Maybe not the most dignified of...

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Passive Homes Gaining Ground in the US

Posted by Katie Marks | Aug 21, 2013

Is your home passive? By that, I don't mean "does your home lie there like a bump on a log"! The passive home movement, which originated in Europe, is crossing over to US shores in...