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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.

Learn what should be at the top of your home improvement to-do list with Universal Window Direct’s guide to prioritizing home improvements.

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.

Make sure you're practicing window safety during  National Window Safety Awareness Week!

Humidity and condensation have homeowners worrying about their windows. Learn all about humidity levels and how to control (and even eliminate!) window condensation.

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.

As a homeowner, how can you make an educated decision about investing in new exterior siding with all of the material options, colors, textures, and upgrades available?

Universal Windows Direct helps homeowners make the most of their replacement window project. Learn how to budget for replacement windows as well as choosing the right window styles and frame materials. UWD offers professional installation and protection through our True Lifetime warranty.

If your home has a bay window, you very well know about its beauty and benefits to the home. These windows expand the views of the outdoors, create a statement for your curb appeal, and they also add an extra something that no other window has: a seat.