Tagged: Replacement Windows



Replacing your windows is a huge investment and you want to ensure you are hiring the right company for your project. Here are some of the most critical questions you need to be asking your windows sales rep before your sign any contract.

We're headed to our next stop on our Across America trip - Anderson, Indiana! Check out Jessica's window and entry door replacement project here.

We’re hitting the road and traveling to homes across America to talk with customers about their latest home improvement projects. Check out Amanda's new replacement window transformation here!

When homeowners think of energy efficient windows, they typically think that means no air will pass in or out of the window and are shocked to find out preventing that from happening is impossible. Learn more about air infiltration and the windows in your home.

Are you noticing drafts throughout your home as the temperatures begin to drop? If you answered yes, consider going around your home and test your windows for air leakage.

Wondering how to compare replacement windows? This guide walks you through what matters most including window installation, frame materials, energy saving options, and even window warranties. Get the best value for your money by following this blog.

Understanding United Inches

Wondering about united inches? This in-depth guide explains everything about united inches that you need to know, including the average size of different window styles.

How much do replacement windows cost? This is one of the most frequently asked questions in the industry, yet one of the most difficult to answer. The truth is that there isn’t a straightforward answer in terms of how much you’ll pay for a window, and the price tag varies from company to company.

Some of the problems you will face with cheap contractor grade windows.

Don’t be misled by the $189 replacement window offer that many low end window companies try to advertise. These low end windows are built to fail.

What are the two types of window installation? This overview shows homeowners the difference between pocket installation and full-frame installation, as well as the process, pros and cons, and more.

Is the summer heat eating into your bank account? Window replacement can help keep those utility bills within budget, but how do windows manage to keep your home cool? We’ll break down the way that windows work to keep homes cool in the summer.

Universal Windows Direct is #8 on the Remodeling 550 list for 2018. As one of the most prestigious lists in the industry, UWD shows how we achieved this ranking and why both homeowners and employees benefit from working with us.

There’s a world of window styles available at your fingertips. Which style is right for you? We’ll show you the benefits of 7 popular styles and how they create unforgettable curb appeal. Don’t forget that professional window installation and energy-saving glass is always in style, too.

How do you choose the right replacement windows? Our step-by-step guide shows you what to look for with new window installation. UWD offers premium replacement window products in various styles, with professional window installation available.

We're  showing you how to tell if you need replacement windows, along with the benefits of  replacement windows, such as energy savings.

When it rains, it pours—and this is especially true if you have a leaking roof, window, or door. Learn the signs to look for with moisture damage and common areas from the exterior where rain can make its way through. We’ll show you how to fix a few of these problems and keep your home dry this spring season.

Spring is in bloom and many homeowners are looking to perk up their curb appeal—but how? With the help of our blog, Pinterest, and YouTube, you’ll find nearly all the ideas you can dream of for a beautiful exterior. Here are our top 9 tips for curb appeal that enlivens the home.

Homeowners heading to the home show are forewarned: be careful when choosing a window company to tackle your project. Learn what matters most when working with window companies from the home show. UWD is one of the most trusted window companies in the nation and is ranked #15 on Qualified Remodeler Magazine’s Top 500.

How can homeowners choose replacement windows that are both beautiful and energy efficient? We’ll explore the steps on engineering an energy efficient and beautiful window, starting with choosing the right window style, all the way down to the importance of professional installation. UWD is the home of the UniShield window, one of America’s most affordable and efficient replacement windows.

Double hung windows are one of the most popular window styles in America. This window style is incredibly versatile, and even homeowners back in the 1800s recognized their simplicity and beauty.

These windows have a long history that began overseas, but it’s one of the most-loved windows by homeowners today in the USA.

However, if you’re considering upgrading your home with double hung windows, you likely have some questions. This FAQ is a helpful resource to keep on hand.