Planning a window replacement this spring may sound simple enough, but with many different styles and options to choose from, it can often be overwhelming. You’ll want your new windows to perform well even under St. Louis weather conditions, which means you can’t just choose any window that looks visually appealing. To help you find the right kind of windows, here’s what you need to consider.… Continue Reading
With spring approaching, you could be thinking about planning a home upgrade. One home improvement project that’s worth considering is getting new windows. As it turns out, spring is the best time to do it. STL Design and Build, one of the top window replacement companies in the area, explains why.… Continue Reading
Homeowners opt to replace their windows for a variety of reasons, but regardless of the cause, replacing your windows is always a huge decision. After all, replacing windows isn’t exactly a cheap venture, and even if you don’t have to worry about sticking to a budget, there are a few other things to keep in mind.
Insulated Glass Units (IGUs) are windows with many panes of glass that are surrounded by an insulating layer of air or a clear, odorless gas like argon or krypton that acts as an insulator. But why should you have them installed?… Continue Reading
Although all windows let in light and give some ventilation, they can also be used for a variety of other purposes. Some types of windows are easy to open while others are wonderful for airflow and wide views. Depending on the architectural design or ornamental style of a structure, various windows might have extremely diverse looks. Identifying the existing window kinds is the first step in narrowing down the many alternatives for windows.… Continue Reading
You’ll want your windows to last as long as possible, and this means checking them periodically for signs of a developing issue. At one point, you may notice that your windows are “sweating” or fogging up. But is this actually normal or a serious problem?