Want more space in a room? Bump out a window! One of the easiest ways to gain space in a home is to replace existing single or double hung windows with a bay window. Contractor Steve Roth recently tackled the project to enhance the interior and exterior of a rental property he purchased. “From the interior, the bay window provides […]
Open to Change
Not every window replacement job goes smoothly. That’s what contractor Steve Roth discovered when hired to replace dated aluminum windows in a Michigan home. “The windows themselves are probably 35 years old and have lost their functionality,” says Roth. “The worst part is that the aluminum had oxidized over the years. The condensation that the aluminum material transfers into the […]
Specifying Aesthetically Pleasing Grids for Windows
Hanging window treatments is one of the simplest décorating projects you can undertake. But the payoff from dressing up an ordinary window with a little color and texture can be startling. Lowe’s is happy to provide this information as a service to you. Perhaps the most challenging part of the job is choosing hardware of the appropriate size and style. […]
Window Replacement Done Right
Alternative Idea for Interior Window Trim
Build a custom door unit with transom and sidelite windows.
My old college roommate is the type of guy who gets all the luck. I mean, if he slipped and fell, he’d probably land in a big pile of money. He was given a limited-edition Corvette as a graduation present, landed a well-paying job straight out of college and was settled into a nice, suburban home while most of his […]
Signs of moisture indicate high humidity in the house.