The Younger Brothers Method of Waterproofing an Exterior Door

In this article, I want to talk about some great ways to waterproof an exterior door when it is installed on a concrete slab on grade with a stucco exterior home.  This kind of installation is typical for the Southwest desert region.

There are two primary areas to pay close attention to when installing the door: […]

10 Replacement Window Tips

Double- and triple-glazed replacement windows are more energy efficient than their single pane counterparts. Energy efficient windows benefit homeowners by providing better insulation, preventing air leakage through cracks and holes.

Replacement windows that comply with Energy Star standards are rated based on the climate in which you live, making the Energy Star standard the benchmark for […]

Some Useful Replacement Window Tips

Quality, replacement windows not only save homeowners money by reducing energy consumption, they also increase the value of the home itself. We’re not just talking about monetary value here, either; highly energy efficient windows mean that residents enjoy a greater level of comfort. Noise is also reduced and condensation is less of an issue.

Window […]

Keeping the Heat Out and the Company In: Doors and Windows for your Phoenix Home

Can you feel the heat, Phoenix?  So far in 2013, we’ve had ten or more days of 100+ degree weather here in the Phoenix Valley and it’s only getting hotter moving forward.  Around this time every year, we reach a moment that I like to refer to as the ‘melting point’. This is the very […]

By |May 28th, 2013|Window and Doors|0 Comments

4 Considerations for Choosing an Entry Door in Phoenix: Budget, Style, Longevity and Security

One of the best (and simplest) renovations you can do for your home is replacing your entry door. Your door is your home’s chance to make a good first impression and it can help contribute to its overall resale value when it comes time to sell.

There are many different types of entry doors available, including […]

By |January 23rd, 2013|Window and Doors|0 Comments

Choosing the Perfect Entry Door for your Phoenix Home

If you’re in the process of building or renovating your home, be careful not to overlook one of the first things you’ll come home to– your entry door. It’s the gateway between your home and the outside world and it’s your chance to make a good first impression.

Your entry door is exposed to the outside […]

By |November 27th, 2012|Window and Doors|0 Comments