As the calendar indicates that cooler autumn temperatures are en-route to north Texas, astute homeowners may realize there is a pressing need to replace their construction grade windows with something more substantial. This transition can save homeowners considerable money on their energy costs in what is predicted to be a colder than usual winter season.
For instance, when the weather turns cooler and cooler heading into last three months of the year, windows on many homes can develop condensation. As a result, you may see ice forming on single pane windows. Steve Barron, owner of Plano, Texas based Designer […]
As the hot, humid temperatures from summer begin to cool in north Texas, the team of professionals at Designer Door and Window encourage you to prepare your home for the approaching change in weather.
One of the most important steps to ensuring that your residence remains warm, comfortable and energy efficient is to identify and seal the air leaks around your home’s windows and doors. Air leaks can lead to drafty cold spots in your home, resulting in discomfort and higher energy costs. Window and door maintenance is not cheap so here is a checklist to keep them in […]
A reliable manufacturer and supplier are vital to build a strong business foundation, and Plano-based Designer Door and Window attributes its recent growth to both.
The suppliers that have supported Designer Door and Window are Milgard and Ohio-based ProVia.
“We don’t want to install our products just to go back and be fixed,” said Steve Barron, owner of Designer Door and Window. “For us, it’s important to build partnerships with our manufacturers and do as little purchasing through a distribution network as possible.”
Barron said both suppliers bring the same culture to their boardrooms […]
After watching the evening news, homeowners cannot help but think about the safety and security of their residences, not to mention their loved ones. They frequently begin to think about remodeling by choosing new, safer doors and windows.
This is because more often than not, we are reminded that there are no burglar-proof homes or neighborhoods. The aftermath of residential break-ins is littered with TV film of shattered glass and twisted metals. These news stories serve as proof that criminals were successful in damaging the home and making off with at least some of the […]
The team at Designer Door & Window continues to consistently fulfill and satisfy their growing legion of clients. The testimonials that appear on Angie’s List are proof positive that the Plano, Texas firm certainly knows how to treat its customers.
For example, Sheryl in Flower Mound (suburban Dallas), Texas, was thrilled when her front entry and patio doors were replaced. “This was a refreshing experience,” she wrote on Angie’s List. “(More than) a year ago, I started (the process of) replacing my entry door. I sent out E-mails and made calls but couldn’t get […]
When Steve and Debby Barron considered buying the company Designer Door and Window in 2010, the firm had attracted one Angie’s List review. “And it was a ‘C’,” said Barron with a frown. “We asked if we could get it removed.”
Seeing the company’s untapped potential, Mr. Barron purchased the company, then set out to make, what he calls, a “cultural change,” which he admits “does take some time. They would not remove (the ‘C’), but they were cooperative in advising us how to force that review all the way to the bottom by being proactive with […]
Homeowners in Texas may begin to realize there is a pressing need to replace their construction grade doors with something more substantial as the calendar indicates that Autumn is approaching.
The transition to energy-efficient doors will save homeowners a considerable amount of money on their energy costs in the cool winter season, not to mention air conditioning costs from those triple digit temperatures in the approaching summer seasons.
Slam the “doors” on escaping warmth this season.
Homeowners should check the weather stripping on their doors, since that is the biggest culprit. “You may find some cracks when […]
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 […]