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Benefits of Replacing Windows

Replacing windows can be a huge decision that you will have to make as a homeowner. While it can be expensive, there are many benefits that replacing windows include, and over time, in the long-term, this investment can really go a long way. Let’s take a look at some of these benefits.

Lower Energy Costs: By replacing your windows, the quality of the material is typically much better, and because of this, the amount of air getting into and out of the house decreases due to a better seal technology. This being said, a better seal on the window means that you are saving money because the temperature will not be fluctuating due to drafts from the area. Heat will stay inside of the home during the winter time and air conditioning will stay in the home during summer months.

UV Protection: Natural light can be important to a room because it is natural and costs nothing in regard to electricity. However, the rays can be harmful to you, as well as the interior of your home. Many new windows now have the ability to block most of these rays, which protects your skin, as well as makes sure that your interior does not fade.

Maintenance: New windows require a significant amount less maintenance than old windows. This is because the technology is better, and therefore, you will not have to deal with broken pieces, drafts, etc.

Noise Reduction: Due to the seal of new windows, as mentioned above, most newer windows allow for less noise to come into the house. This will give you peace of mind, as well as help to keep the noise in your home to a minimum.

Home Value: By installing new windows to your home, you are looking for a higher home value. If you are looking to sell your house in the next few years, adding new windows may be a valuable project to take on, as it can pay off when you sell the house.

If you need new windows or need a professional to take a look at your windows, feel free to contact us by filling out our contact form or by calling us at 781-899-6353.

When Do You Need To Replace Your Roofing?

It can be difficult to gauge when to replace your roofing, as many times the damage can be fixed with a few minor fixes. However, there are a few ways that you can determine whether you need to replace your entire roof, or not. Let’s look at some of these items.

Check your attic: The attic will be the first place you notice anything. If there is any sunlight at all in the room, or if it is not properly ventilated, you will need to replace the roof. A way to avoid this is by making sure your attic is properly ventilated, as well as properly insulated. The attic can reach about double the temperature as the inside of your home if not properly ventilated, and this can cause roofing problems.

Age of the Roof: Roofs can last between 20 and 25 years, so they should be checked consistently every few years, to be sure, and then have a thorough inspection at the 20-year mark.

Rot and Damage: Rot and damage to a home can be detrimental if they are not taken care of. Water damage, especially, can be a huge issue for many homes. This also relates to damage from winter snow and ice, which causes massive problems if not fixed right away. This kind of damage can make the roofing structure cave in on itself and potentially collapse, leaving your home vulnerable to many things, such as water flooding, animals, etc.

Plants: If there are plants growing on your roof, or to be more specific, moss, fungi, and other frequent elements, this is a sign that the roofing structure may be compromised. If you frequently remove these, then you will have no problem, but letting this grow and expand can really cause problems for the future.

If you need a new roof or need a professional to take a look at your roof, feel free to contact us by filling out our contact form or by calling us at 781-899-6353.

What Sets Harvey Windows Apart?

Since 1961, Harvey building products has been producing and selling the most beautiful replacement windows and doors. Because of this, alongside the fact that they have over 50 years of experience, Harvey has become a leader in their industry. What, aside from all of this, truly makes them a pioneer in this field? Let’s take a look at some of the elements that make Harvey windows truly stand out.

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency is a number one priority, as while it helps the environment, it also helps you. It helps you because it actually can lower your energy bills by a tremendous amount. These windows have the ability to keep in heating, as well as air conditioning, extremely well and do not allow much of this air outside of the house.

Durability

Harvey windows are created to withstand harsh elements of the weather. Whether it be snow, extreme heat, or even hail, Harvey windows can withstand it. This makes these windows perfect for someone living in the New England area, where the weather is rapidly changing.

Craftsmanship

All Harvey products are created with the utmost of craftsmanship. While this applies to the aesthetic appeal, they are also created to be of the highest quality. If you are interested in boosting the curb appeal of your home, as well as the value, Harvey products are the way to go!

While all of these elements would give you a good reason to go with Harvey windows, there is more. From now until December 15th, Harvey is offering a free item if you visit installharvey.com. These items range from foam filled frames to view screens and can really make a difference in your home. If you have any questions about this deal, feel free to contact us by filling out our contact form, or by giving us a call at 781-899-6353.

Free Upgrades for Harvey Building Products

 

Did you know that from now until December 15th,  you can get a free upgrade when visiting Installharvey.com? There are many options that you can choose from that are all high-quality, and created with the utmost of craftsmanship. Harvey Building Products have been around for a long period of time and truly are an authority figure regarding windows and patio doors workmanship. Let’s look at the options you have if you check out the website, and also look at some of the benefits that go along with these products.

Free Views Screens: These screens are truly incredible. They have an excellent amount of visibility and offer a premium viewing experience, unmatched by other types of screens. With this specific screen, you can get 25% more optical clarity, as well as a crisper, and brighter view. This is all topped off by the fact that it is GREENGUARD certified, making it a leader in window screens.

Free Foam Filled Frame/Sash: This foam filled frame provides a premium energy star efficiency, which reflects internal heat back into a room. What this does is provides a warmer and more comfortable atmosphere in your home. While it is smooth and scratch resistant, it makes it incredibly great for if you have pets, and/or children, as the chance of damage is quite low.

Free Premium Patio Door Hardware Finish: Who doesn’t like an addition to their exterior design? These hardware finishes provide a wonderful aesthetic element to the home. While it is beautiful, it also has a wonderful durability and resilience to your patio door handles.

Free Lo-E i89 Enhanced Performance Glass: This specific product is a bit different from the others in that it provides less aesthetic quality, but provides something even better; amazingly low levels of condensation! Many people have issues with this when the home is one temperature and the outside is the complete opposite, but with this performance glass, you will be able to keep the window at a controlled temperature all the way around so that the condensation is nearly non-existent.

If you are interested in these FREE upgrades, visit installharvey.com or call us at 781-899-6353 to learn more!

Home Siding Transformation in Arlington, MA

Arlington, MAOnce again, our team has completed an absolutely stunning siding transformation, this time, in Arlington, Massachusetts. Our contractors are the most qualified people for the job, as they are extremely specialized at installing vinyl siding, and because of this, they ended up with a great, quality finished product. There were two different styles of vinyl siding that were installed by these specialists. These included CertainTeed Cedar Impressions and CertainTeed Monogram Vinyl Siding. CertainTeed has had over a century of dedication and perfection in regard to vinyl siding experience, making them the perfect collaborator alongside our specialists. They hold a long-standing history of beautiful craftsmanship that is hard to beat, and create products perfect for interior and exterior. Consistency is key, and because of this, CertainTeed is always our go-to.

Vinyl siding is long-lasting, beautiful and maintenance free.

Many homeowners select vinyl for many reasons but low maintenance is usually one of the top reasons. Vinyl siding holds in heat and air conditioning much better than most sidings. People in New England know that this is a game changer for them, as the weather is very dynamic.

If you would like to request a free quote, call Three Sons Window & Door at 781-899-6353 or visit our website today. We also extend our services to Massachusetts Residents in Winchester, Belmont, Wellesley, Weston, Lexington, Arlington, Waltham, Cambridge, Somerville, Medford, Malden, & Woburn.