Energy Bill Increasing? Your Windows May be to Blame

3 Reasons To Go With Seamless Gutters

If you are in the process of choosing gutters for your new home, or if your current gutters are in poor condition, then you may want to consider going with seamless gutters. In contrast to regular gutters, seamless gutters don't have any seams in them and you basically have a single piece on each side of your home. Here are three reasons to go with seamless gutters. Reduced Risk For Clogs  Read More 

Four Things To Do If A Tree Falls In Your Yard

To avoid a tree collapsing on your property, you want to be sure to have regular tree pruning scheduled. You also want to be sure that you remove dead or diseased trees right away. However, if it does so happen that a tree falls in your yard, here are four things you must do: Check on the Safety of Others: First off, you want to be sure that no one was injured by the collapsed tree. Read More 

How To Help Your Custom Home Builder Share Your Dream Home Vision

You know how people go through magazines and cut out various facial features and body features of famous people and glue them to paper to show a plastic surgeon? It is rather humorous, but the fact remains that the plastic surgeons can then see exactly what the patients want for their cosmetic procedures. Well, guess what? You can do the same thing for custom home builders. Here is how to help your custom home builder share your vision for your custom dream house: (Hint: It is very similar to the cosmetic procedure collage. Read More 

Factors To Consider When You Want A Recording Studio Built In Your Basement

You don't need to be a platinum-selling recording artist to have a music studio built in your basement. If you're passionate about music and like the idea of recording your own songs in the comfort of your home, you can hire a remodeling contractor to build you a studio. There are several things that you'll need to think about to turn your basement studio from a dream into reality. Here are three factors to work out with your contractor: Read More 

Step In Time? 3 Signs Your Chimney Needs Cleaning

Your house has a beautiful central chimney to provide you with a little extra warmth during the cold season – but how do you maintain it? Contrary to what a famous Disney movie might make children think, there's no service of singing, dancing chimney sweeps who come by and clean your chimney every so often – when it comes to real chimneys, you have to do a little detective work to determine when your chimneys need cleaning to begin with. Read More 

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Energy Bill Increasing? Your Windows May be to Blame

I noticed my energy bill was slowly creeping up higher and higher. The first thing I thought could be the cause of the problem, was my air conditioning and heating system. After a thorough inspection, the repair company said that was in great condition. So I did some research online and found that old windows could be the cause of energy bills increasing. I had no idea that as your windows age and lose efficiency, your energy bill begins to go up. In fact, that is one of the earliest signs that your windows may need to be replaced in the near future. If I didn't know this information, I am sure others didn't as well, so I created this site to educate others. This site includes many signs that indicate your windows need to be replaced, including an increasing energy bill.