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The Differences Between Double and Triple Paned Glass

May 2nd, 2018|Commercial windows, Home Improvement, Lowering Energy Costs, Replacement Windows|

Double and Triple Pane Glass When determining the best type of windows to install on your property, you must choose between double and triple pane glass. But what are the differences? Double pane glass windows consist of two panes of glass with a space between them. That space (consisting of air) adds additional [...]

Gas-Filled Glass Panes in Windows

April 30th, 2018|Home Improvement, Lowering Energy Costs, Replacement Windows|

What are Gas-Filled Windows? Older homes often feature single-pane windows, which are drafty and energy inefficient. Newer buildings (or upgraded properties) are most likely to feature gas-filled windows, which are windows consisting of two or three panes of glass, with argon gas filling the spaces between the panes. These types of windows have [...]

When to Replace Your Vinyl Siding

May 16th, 2017|Home Improvement, Lowering Energy Costs, Vinyl Siding|

Chicago's Best Replacement Vinyl Siding Installers Replacing vinyl siding or installing vinyl siding for the first time on your Chicago home is a big investment, but it's an investment that will pay off in the end. Increased curb appeal. Greater fuel efficiency. Higher home value. And, protecting your home from the [...]

The Benefits of Triple Pane Windows

March 11th, 2017|Lowering Energy Costs, Replacement Windows|

Why Install Triple Pane Windows Triple Pane Windows have three panes of glass with an additional space between the glass panes. The extra pane of glass and air space between glass help increase the window's energy efficiency. Triple Pane Windows handle harsh cold weather better than single or double pane windows. If you [...]

The Benefits of Storm Doors

March 25th, 2016|Affordable Replacement Doors, Home Improvement, Intruder prevention, Lowering Energy Costs, Replacement Doors, Storm doors|

Installing storm doors on your home is an excellent way to add to your home’s value. A storm door is a door installed outside of the door. Storm doors work independently of a regular door and are one of the most underrated home improvement projects for the home. Increase the Life of Your Doors [...]

Marvin Windows and Doors Wood Windows

February 15th, 2016|Home Improvement, Lowering Energy Costs, Replacement Windows|

Chicago's Best Wood Windows High-quality wood windows, such as the ones offered by Marvin Windows and Doors are an amazing investment for any home. Wood windows, more than any other type, are energy efficient, aesthetically pleasing, with proper care last longer than other types of windows, and environmentally sound. American Thermal Windows is [...]

Chicago’s Best, Most Affordable Replacement Doors

January 13th, 2016|Affordable Replacement Doors, Home Improvement, Lowering Energy Costs, Replacement Doors, Replacement Windows|

With numerous home improvement project options in Chicago, it's hard to know where to start. One of the easiest ways to improve your home's aesthetics and lower your energy costs is with new, replacement doors. Whether you opt for new steel or fiberglass entry doors at any entrance point in the house, sliding glass doors for the back of your [...]

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