As the calendar indicates that cooler autumn temperatures are in route to north Texas, astute homeowners may realize there is a pressing need to replace their construction grade windows with energy efficient windows.
This transition can save homeowners considerable money on their energy costs in what is predicted to be a colder than usual winter season, not to mention the air conditioning costs from those triple digit temperatures in the approaching summer seasons.
For instance, when the weather turns cooler and then becomes cold heading into late-October and then November and December, windows on many homes can develop condensation […]
Homeowner Edward Wortham felt like a kid in a candy store when he visited the Plano, Texas showroom of Designer Door and Window (www.designerdw.com). The showroom’s wealth of smartly-displayed designs and samples, and its comfortable feel and roominess enabled him to gain a clear perspective of what would fit his home’s needs and the family budget. “They’ve obviously put a lot of thought into what makes a showroom feel comfortable and look attractive,” said Mr. Wortham, who brought his wife Brianna to the store the following afternoon. “There is more than […]
Steve Barron, Owner of Designer Door and Window, recently appeared on Dallas, Texas network affiliate WFAA Channel 8 to discuss door security solutions for protecting against residential break-ins. A number of suburban Plano residents were recently victimized by thieves who have gained entry by breaking builder’s grade glass doors to burglarize their homes. WFAA reporter Jobin Panicker interviewed Mr. Barron on camera as a subject matter expert during the station’s evening news telecast on Tuesday, July 21. A link to the one minute, 44 second report, as well as a print version of the story, is […]
Finally, it seems like we are closing in on evening swims and weekends at the lake. With a few threats of rain still spreading out across our land from time to time (thanks tropical storm Bill), our time in the sun is finally becoming forefront on our minds. Most of us, except for our newly pink and red toned friends who didn’t plan ahead, think about sun protection for ourselves and our loved ones when we step out to soak in a few rays. These same damaging UV rays can cause fading inside our homes as well. Anywhere the […]