Categories for Window Replacement

Three Types of Cracks in Glass Windows

November 20, 2020

Glass is a very versatile material with a lot of benefits, but it doesn’t always perform perfectly. It’s common for homeowners to notice cracks in windows—especially over time, as the glass gets older. While there are lots of different reasons why glass might become cracked, there are just a few main types of cracks for homeowners to be on the lookout for. Keep reading to learn about the three types of glass cracks in windows and find out how to handle window crack repair in Alaska: Impact cracks: Impact cracks are caused by an object or piece of debris hitting... View Article

Window Trends for 2019: What You Should Know About Window Replacement in Alaska

April 26, 2019

Window trends may not vary quite as widely or frequently as other types of architectural and construction trends, but there are some definite trends we see in the world of window replacement in Alaska. What exactly can we expect out of windows in 2019 and the foreseeable future? Simply put, glass, glass and more glass. Read on to learn more about this trend! More window, less frame What we’ve already seen at the start of this year, and what we expect to see moving forward, is large window units with unobstructed viewing fields. The frames for these larger windows tend... View Article

What to Know About Fogged Window Replacement in Alaska

March 9, 2019

When you start to have issues with your window glass looking foggy or dirty, it may be time to consider replacing that window. In some cases, all the cleaning in the world won’t restore the clarity of the window, and over time the dingy-looking nature of the glass can become quite a nuisance, or even an embarrassment if you have company over. Plus, a fogged window is likely not providing the insulation you need to keep your home energy efficient. Ultimately, you’ll find yourself having to invest in fogged window replacement in Alaska. What causes fogged windows? To understand what... View Article

Should I Repair or Replace Fogged Window Glass?

February 14, 2019

Is your view looking a little cloudy? Fogged windows are a common problem. You’ve probably been through the same steps the rest of us have tried. You noticed a foggy patch, thought the window was dirty, tried to clean it, then realized that the fog is inside the glass. Does this mean you need window replacement in Alaska? The problem is a broken seal. You may or may not want to invest in window replacement in Alaska. Here’s the scoop. Why It’s Foggy Most modern windows are made up of multiple panes of glass. Between the panes is a layer... View Article

Window Sash Repair

January 21, 2019

You might think a window sash is related to curtains, given that the more common use of the term relates to something the next “Miss America” would wear. However, the other use of the word actually has to do with the windows themselves. The sashes on windows are what hold the glass in place. These very important pieces can be made of lots of materials (wood, vinyl, metal, etc.) and function in a variety of ways, depending on the design. Some are static, while others are able to move in and out or up and down. If your sashes are... View Article

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