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ENERGY STAR Qualified Windows for Replacement Projects in DC, MD & VA

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If you’re planning to replace the windows in your Maryland, Virginia, or Washington, DC home, you probably want to install energy-efficient replacement windows. After all, these will help lower your heating and cooling bills, reduce fading of your carpet and upholstery, …

Do More Panes Mean More Energy Efficient Windows?

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If you’re in the market for new windows, you have many important decisions to make. In addition to choosing a frame material and operating style, you must also consider your glazing options—that is, how many panes of glass the window …

How to Read a Window Label

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With the current emphasis on energy efficiency, you want to make sure that any new windows you install in your home perform the way you expect. The National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) realize this, which is why manufacturers are required …

Shades & Screens from Centor

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If you want a sleek, modern patio door that leaves ordinary options in the dust, consider the high-end sliding doors and expandable doors available from Centor. These integrated doors are designed to fit your needs perfectly, with different sizes, panel …

Inswing vs. Outswing Doors

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Your exterior doors are a fundamental feature of your home. The front entry door allows guests to come and go, and the patio door connects the indoors with the backyard, allowing you to make the most of your property. If …

Popular Window Colors

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Are you interested in installing replacement windows? While you might have the option of repainting your windows in the future, it’s easiest to pick an option with a color you like infused into the frame during the manufacturing process. This …

Right Handed vs. Left Handed Doors

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So, you’ve decided to replace the doors in your home. Ordering a door with the hinges on the wrong side is a frustrating, expensive mistake. To make sure you get exactly the right swinging direction, you need to understand the …