Why Invest in Custom Windows?

You deserve to feel like you’re walking into the house of your dreams every time you step through the front door of your home. Yet many Central PA homeowners feel just the opposite about the place they live. Some of their common complaints include:  The house seems dark and uninviting.  The windows are like sieves, […]

Old House, New Problems

Take a walk or drive through Harrisburg’s historic district and you’ll see tons of buildings that were constructed in the 1800s and early 1900s. These homes boast character and ambiance that many buyers find irresistible. However, during renovation, it often becomes necessary to replace windows with newer versions. The reason buildings upgrade their windows usually […]

How to Choose the Perfect Window Style

You’ve decided that it’s time to get replacement windows, but you’re having trouble deciding which type will best suit your home. Instead of worrying about the possibilities, take a look at the more popular styles, as well as their pros and cons. What Are Double Hung Windows? If you’re wondering why people choose double hung […]

How to Tell If You Need to Replace Your Windows

Have your utility bills been skyrocketing for no discernible reason? Are you noticing drafts in rooms that seem to be worsening each year? Are there small cracks or nicks in your windowpanes? These are all strong indicators that it’s time to consider calling a Mechanicsburg window replacement company. Ignoring windows that aren’t performing up to […]

Window Wisdom: How Many Panes Does Your Home Need?

When shopping for windows, buyers are faced with three options: single-pane, double-pane and triple-pane glass. Not sure what’s right for your Harrisburg home and budget? Here’s a side-by-side comparison. Single-Pane Windows Single-pane windows are often what you’ll find in older homes. While you can still buy them second-hand, most major retailers don’t sell single-pained windows. […]

The Timeless Elegance of Bay Windows

Windows are more than mere necessities when it comes to homes; in fact, they can add value, aesthetic appeal and comfort. This is especially true of bay windows, which come in a multitude of styles to fit almost any architectural design. In essence, a bay window is a series of windows that extends past the […]

Is It Time to Replace Your Home’s Windows?

Ultimately, every home’s windows will need to be replaced at some point in a homeowner’s lifetime.  Still, some homeowners may be hesitant because they aren’t sure if their windows are still working at tip-top shape. To help you figure out when you need to make the call to a window replacement company, look for the […]

The Complex Beauty of Stained Glass Windows

Image: Ell Brown Simultaneously historical and modern, stained glass windows are architectural art forms whose continued meaningfulness links the modern world to worlds of the past. Their elaborate beauty and magnitude astounds many, yet a limited number of people stop to contemplate the complexity of these colorful windowpanes. The History Behind Stained Glass Windows According […]