Now that the colder weather has reached us, a lot of people are probably thinking about replacing those old windows. Try some of these tips to keep old windows from leaking cold air into your home!
The window insert is one solution to keeping out the cold air. It’s an acrylic window that fits inside your existing window. It helps reduce draftiness and noise. The windows also won’t feel cold because of the extra insert.
If your windows leak a ton of air, try replacing the insulation and fixing the “weather sealed sash.” This will seal air leaks around the perimeters of all windows. Doing this will save you money on your energy bill, seeing...
As the holiday season quickly approaches and 2017 comes to an end, often we find ourselves reflecting on our personal goals and resolutions. This year, why not make a goal for a happier, healthier home for you and your loved ones?
Read on to see our top 3 home resolutions to ring in 2018 right!
Switch up your interior décor staples
Do you ever find yourself feeling bored with your interior décor? We know we do! Often, our dreams of re-designing the house are big, but our budgets are… small.
If you’re itching for a revamp this year, try swapping out a few of your staple pieces – remember, the deal is in the details! Replace your curt...
Decorating the outside of your house has been a long-standing holiday tradition. Putting up your Christmas tree and wrapping ribbon on every surface that allows for it is the initial spark of Christmas cheer. Families even load up their car and drive around the neighbourhood in search of the most decorated houses to admire the lights. Why not bring some Christmas magic to your own home by decorating your windows with these eye-catching ideas?
If you’re lacking inspiration, check out these 5 cost-friendly ways to decorate your windows this holiday season!
1)Snowflake CurtainsDeck the windows with strands of DIY snowflakes. This decoration is inexpensive, easy to ...
Choosing the right installation company to trust is just as important as purchasing the windows and doors themselves. If you’re looking for a new installation company, check out our tips on the key things to look for when making your decision!
ExperienceAlways ask how long a company has been in business for. Companies that have been around longer are more than likely to know what they’re doing and offer a reputable service. It’s a fact that those who have been in business for 15 years have exponentially more experience than someone who only started 5 years ago. Extra experience can translate to a faster installation of the right window with zero hiccu...
With the cold weather arriving, it means shorter days and reduced natural light. Not only does this affect your evening routine, but it can also affect your overall health and happiness. If you’re feeling the winter blues, you could be affected by Seasonal Effective Disorder (a.k.a. SAD).
Unfortunately, the solution isn’t as simple as putting a few extra lamps throughout your home – artificial light is a poor substitute for natural light. However, there are solutions for increasing natural light in your home.
Read on to learn how you can change your lighting – and your mood!
What is S.A.D.?
Without the natural light of summe...
With Halloween just around the corner, time might be running out to snatch a great Halloween costume for your kids. Not to fret – we have 5 easy DIY costumes you can make for your kids this Halloween. Guaranteed to keep your child and your wallet happy!
A Minion Your child can easily become one of these cute little yellow creatures! First, grab some safety glasses and glue mason jar rings to the front. Pair with a yellow shirt, thrifted overalls and black gloves!
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This costume consists of black electrical tape and a white outfit. Use the tape to draw lines th...
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