February 20, 2017

THE MOST RELIABLE, AIR-TIGHT VINYL WINDOWS FOR YOUR HOME

No one wants cheap and unreliable windows for their home—especially here in Milwaukee, WI, where we experience extreme weather. The windows we choose will act as the barriers between our indoor comfort and the blizzard outdoors. Very, very important. How are your current windows serving you? Unfortunately, our houses cannot actually speak to us—we have to see the signs ourselves. Here are a handful of clues that it may be time to replace your current windows: You feel a draft when you’re within a few feet of a given window Operating some or all of your windows is noisy or […]
February 13, 2017

WINDOW STYLES – CRASH COURSE!

Before you begin your next window replacement project, be sure to familiarize yourself with the various window styles. All too often, we hear from new clients that they had no idea there were so many options with window styles and choices—which can work against residents in the first stages of planning a home renovation. At HomeSealed Exteriors, we know from experience: window replacement projects go much smoother for clients who have baseline knowledge of the styles and benefits for each window style. For your convenience (and peace of mind!), our team at HomeSealed has created this Window Styles Crash Course: […]
February 6, 2017

Who is HomeSealed Exteriors?

Choosing a window, door, and exterior components installation company is an important decision. For many homeowners in Milwaukee, WI, and the surrounding areas, HomeSealed Exteriors has been a trusted name. It’s the name behind the beautiful patio doors with which one husband chose to surprise his wife upon her return from overseas. It’s the name behind a new bay window the newlyweds down the block chose for their starter him. It’s the name behind the skylight your father-in-law is planning to gift you when you close on that fixer-upper. Why? Why is HomeSealed the name behind these lovely surprises and […]
January 30, 2017

FIBERGLASS ENTRY DOOR—GOOD FOR MY MILWAUKEE HOME?

Because we live in the quasi-tundra of Wisconsin, we Milwaukee residents have to make solid, educated decisions for our home; if for no other reason than to ensure our family is warm throughout the 18-month winters we experience each year. Okay, okay—our winters do not last this long. But, when you have a poorly insulated entry door, the cold just seeps in, am I right? 50 years ago, homeowners had one option for their front door: wood. These days, however, there are several quality options to choose from and for the purpose of educating you—the Milwaukee resident looking for a […]
January 23, 2017

VINYL WINDOWS: WHY YOU NEED THESE FOR YOUR MILWAUKEE HOME!

Soon, the warmer temperatures will find us. Milwaukee, WI, cannot stay cold forever. For some residents, the warmer temperatures come as a relief from the cold window drafts and frozen condensation lining the windowsills. Does this sound familiar? If you have found yourself freezing throughout the winter due to old and outdated windows, consider vinyl for your replacement windows in Milwaukee, WI. The staff here wants to share with you the many benefits of choosing vinyl windows with HomeSealed Exteriors. Before you move forward with your replacement windows project—check these out! #1: Vinyl windows come in any style The thing […]
January 16, 2017

BAY VS. BAY WINDOWS: DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE TWO BEAUTIES

Milwaukee homeowners are getting creative when it comes to home renovations! Here at HomeSealed Exteriors, we have noticed an influx in the demand for bay and bow windows. With this rise in popularity, we get a lot of phone calls regarding the difference between these two. At a quick glance, these windows look very similar. Both types protrude from the exterior wall, both maximize the amount of sunlight in and throughout the space, and both create the illusion of a bigger room. These are, however, different windows. Let’s review: What’s a bay window? In general, a bay window is a […]
January 9, 2017

The Benefits of Double-Hung Windows

Milwaukee homeowners are investing in the style and functionality of their home by updating their windows. When it comes to purchasing new windows there are a number of factors to consider ensuring you find the perfect treatment for your home. Typically this list includes the size of the windows, the material, and the style. One style that is currently the popular in the U.S. is double-hung windows. Double-hung windows maintain the traditional appearance found in most homes and are opened and closed by sliding them up and down.  The windows feature a special kind of dividers called muntins that divide […]
January 2, 2017

What to look for in a high-quality entry door

Your entry door is one of the first things your guests will notice which is why it’s important to make a strong first impression. Many Milwaukee homeowners are taking the time to find and invest in a quality entry door that creates a welcoming feel while adding to their home’s curb appeal. While it may be easy to find inspiration online or in magazines, there are some important factors to look for when shopping for a high-quality entry door. To help ensure you find the perfect entry door for your home we have created a quick list of what to […]
December 26, 2016

The Many Benefits of HiMark Windows by Okna

Milwaukee homeowners understand the strong benefits of choosing energy efficient windows and doors. Not only does selecting more energy efficient treatment options help reduce your carbon footprint, but it can also reduce your monthly energy bill and keep your home at a comfortable temperature. While energy efficient windows may be the superior choice, it’s important to remember that not all energy-efficient windows are made equal. To receive the most out of your windows, it is best to go with a reliable manufacturer that is known for exceeding industry standards. At HomeSealed Exteriors, our experience in the window and door industry […]
December 19, 2016

A Closer Look at Pella Windows

If you are purchasing replacement windows in Milwaukee for the first time, you may have trouble deciding which window manufacturer is the best choice for your home. Like most Milwaukee homeowners, you are likely looking for a reliable manufacturer with a strong reputation and quality window selection. At HomeSealed Exteriors we have done the homework for you and have committed to carrying only the best window manufacturers on our showroom floor. One manufacturer we are proud to offer to our clients is Pella Windows. Whether you are familiar with this highly recognized window manufacturer or are learning about them for […]
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