Recent Windows & Doors Articles


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Low-Iron Glass for Lovelier Decor

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jan 05, 2015

Is "clear" glass really clear? Not as much as you might think. Standard clear float glass, the type most commonly used in home construction and decor, contains a certain percentage...


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Favorable Feng Shui Gifts to Enhance Your Friends' Home

Posted by Laura Firszt | Dec 01, 2014

If you're looking for presents for the holiday season, host/ess gifts, or housewarming offerings, why not look to feng shui? Green and affordable, feng shui-inspired gifts bring positive...


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Energy Efficient Windows: A Win-Win Solution

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jun 24, 2014

Energy-efficient windows are double winners. Not only do they decrease heat loss from your home on chilly winter days and nights, they also work to keep out hot air during the peak...


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Green Renos that Help Your Home’s Resale Value

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 19, 2014

Turning your home more eco-friendly makes sense in terms of reducing energy consumption (while often increasing comfort levels due to more efficient HVAC) for you and your family. And...


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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...