It seems that we are finally getting our fabulous spring weather to stick here in North Texas. Time to throw back those curtains and enjoy! What can we do to add a little extra “Spring” to our lives? We can offer a few suggestions as to how to do so.
First and foremost, wash those windows! It may seem like a no-brainer, but often it is an overlooked task, yet yields remarkable results to last throughout the summer.
Be sure to open the windows and deep clean inside the jam and the interior trim, as […]
North Texas winter weather is all over the map. One day it is sunny and 60s and the next it is dreary, wet, and 45 degrees outside. Those drafty old windows we have been able to ignore all summer are starting to become troublesome with weather extremes like that. Whatever are we to do? Many of us would assume that during these crazy, winter days all home projects must be confined to interior room rehabs and home decor projects. We are here to inform you that it is not the case. Now is the best time to have […]
When the time comes to replace your home’s windows, it is an exciting time. New designs and bigger, brighter spaces. It is all good, but suddenly you have a new dilemma you may not have considered. What to do with the old windows? Well, the obvious solution is to simply have the contractor haul them away, but what if there were other options…some fun options? Here you go! Use the old window frame as a message board for kids or household activities. To make this happen simply repaint the frame in a […]
It is easy to float comfortably along through the months without a lot of thought to budgets; that is until the cool, brisk winds of winter begin sneaking into our lives and through our windows!! There are always helpful, energy saving tips we can apply to help reduce our heating costs when Old Man Winter comes beating on our doors, yet the biggest cause of energy loss is our old, inefficient windows. Now, I do understand that completely replacing old, outdated windows throughout one’s home is quite an undertaking and not one we should consider […]