We are continuing our May theme of ways to develop a green, sustainable home with a blog post about interior design. Replacing your old windows and doors with new, more energy efficient models is a great way to invest when you are remodeling your home, but you can make other changes that result in a “greener” living space, as well. Here are some of our favorite “green” tips for interior decorating to make your home more beautiful while making it more sustainable at the same time.
Infinity by Marvin is a line of fiberglass replacement windows and doors, designed for homeowners who are looking for a low-maintenance, high-efficiency replacement for their current windows and doors. Infinity by Marvin windows maintain the traditional look of wood with revolutionary design, engineering, and manufacturing.
From our team at Renaissance Windows and Doors to your family, we wish everyone a happy, healthy New Year in 2012! We hope you had a wonderful, relaxing holiday season, surrounded by friends and family. As the New Year swings into action, we know that you are thinking to what the year has in store, including new and exciting projects for your home.
A JELD-WEN door is a piece of functional art, designed to feel and look like solid wood-right down to the knots and cracks, details that offer each piece distinction. The JELD-WEN line of Aurora exterior doors will consistently stand up to any climate; hot or cold, wet or dry, the doors are virtually indistinguishable from solid wood doors. Get the look of wood while benefiting from the durability, energy efficiency, and weather resistance of fiberglass.
Many of our clients have questions about wood windows versus other window material types. There are pros and cons to any material you choose, so let’s start with a brief background of some of the pluses and minuses for each.
We’ve talked about JELD WEN doors on our blog in the past, so you already know how much we love their amazing products. Their fiberglass doors are truly works of art, with the look and feel of solid wood, right down to knots and cracks that give each one an individual character. Today we want to talk to you about JELD WEN windows; specifically, their incredible “Tilt and turn” windows, a custom window package that offers form, function, and versatility for homeowners looking for something special.
It was one long, hot summer here in Houston and we have all seen the effects of the high temperatures on our electric bills. Lately temperatures have been dropping into a more comfortable range—in fact, we have had some downright chilly mornings and evenings. It’s quite a roller coaster ride, but it’s also a reminder that our homes need to be energy efficient no matter what the temperatures outside are reading on the thermostat. Whether we are heating or cooling our homes, energy efficiency is important, and that’s where Renaissance Windows & Doors comes in. You will find all the information on energy efficiency you need on our website and you will find all the products you need to make your home more energy efficient when you visit our show room.
There are many things to consider when choosing the right materials for your replacement windows and doors. You know you have to work within your budget, as well as consider factors such as climate, energy efficiency, and your home’s design aesthetic to determine the best options for your project.
Choosing the right materials is an important part of window and door replacement projects. Any choice involves pros and cons, and it is crucial to consider a variety of factors when deciding between one material over another: environment, home design, energy efficiency, and budget must be weighed. In order to help you make this decision, we want to present you with information about the pros and cons of fiberglass and vinyl in window and door replacement.
Last week on the blog we talked about choosing the right windows for your home based on architecture and style. This week we are talking about the importance of choosing the right materials. The two most popular materials for replacement windows are wood and fiberglass, and there are pros and cons to choosing each. By taking into consideration factors like environment, home design, energy efficiency, and your personal budget, you can make the best, most informed decision for your home.
For over 50 years JELD-WEN has been dedicated to crafting and manufacturing high-quality, reliable windows and doors. Over the years they have grown from the original one-millwork Oregon plant into a company that employs over 20,000 people across the world. One thing that hasn’t changed is JELD-WEN’s commitment to community, efficiency, quality, and performance. Choosing a JELD-WEN exterior door for your home doesn’t require sacrificing style for energy-efficiency; no matter where you live, JELD-WEN fiberglass doors will contribute to the energy efficiency of your home, and look beautiful in the process.
We hope you enjoy our blog and that it provides you with plenty of useful information that helps you make the right decisions for your home. We also hope that you will go a step further and stop into our showroom, talk to one of our professionals, and ask questions to get the answers you need to choose the best windows and doors to fit your home and your budget. We firmly believe in the exceptional quality of our products and the skill and professionalism of our staff.We recently blogged about window styles, and we included information about our Infinity by Marvin line of products. You can see the styles and options “in action”; check it out!
Infinity meets and exceeds applicable environmental laws and regulations to protect the environment. They continually strive to improve in pollution prevention, waste management, and recycling. In addition, Infinity incorporates environmental priorities into the design of their products, services, and facilities, which allows them to minimize the environmental impact during the production of products and manufacturing operations.