Window Safety: Playing it Safe with Window Guards

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Window Safety: Playing it Safe with Window Guards

As we approach the spring season, and the weather begins to get warmer, more and more families will begin to keep their windows open to allow in fresh air and reduce their electricity bill. However, increased opportunities for opening windows means the increased risk of falls or injury. Luckily, window guards can be installed to…

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Springtime Window Maintenance

We are welcoming springtime with open arms, but spring weather also means modifying your window maintenance routine for increased energy savings and clean windows. Here, the Window & Door manufacturers at Acadia Windows & Doors offer some tips and tricks for adapting your home maintenance routine to suit the shifting seasons. Open Your Windows to…

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Windows and Heat Loss

Millions of dollars are spent each year on heating homes and businesses, and so it is imperative you invest in high-quality windows that won’t allow for heat loss, which can cause your heating bill to rack up even further. Here, the Window & Door suppliers, installers and manufacturers at Acadia Windows & Doors provide an…

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The Importance of Curb Appeal

Flags, flower gardens, and a freshly mowed lawn are eye-catching details you can incorporate in your property’s exterior if you want to be noticed by potential renters—but, how important are these minor touches compared to the essential features of your building, like Windows & Doors? While a manicured lawn may attract positive attention to your…

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Low-E Coating and Argon Gas in Window Treatments

Anatomy of an Energy-Efficient Window

With recent strides in window treatments, including low-emittance (low-e) coating and argon gas, it is important to understand the role of these processes to increase window efficiency and reduce heat loss. While replacing your windows may seem like a large investment up front, the amount of money that inefficient windows waste over a long period…

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Basic Window Maintenance

A window has many purposes for a home—in addition to providing a view to the outside, a window also functions as a ventilator and as a vessel to allow in natural light. Because of the many important functions of a window, it is imperative that a window be structured properly and able to seal out…

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An Overview of Common Window Types

All windows serve the purpose of allowing natural light into your home, and most allow for ventilation, but beyond these two basic factors, windows can vary greatly in size, style, depth and airflow. Understanding the different types of windows available can help you decide what type of style is best for your home. Here, the…

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Energy-Efficient Windows – What You Need to Know

Investing in energy-efficient windows is one of the best ways to add long-term value to your home and decrease monthly energy costs. Before moving forward with new windows, it is helpful to know how they work and what options are available. Acadia Windows & Doors is here to break down the basics and help decide…

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