Now is the time to put your deck building plans, deck ideas, and deck designs into action. Madison WI is a perfect place to move your living and entertaining outdoors onto a new or renovated deck.
If you already have a deck, there are many ways you can enhance your outdoor experience with deck building additions – adding a new section, new shape or updating the look with a new surface or speciaReadmore
Sunroom additions all have one thing in common – the homeowner is wished they had built their sunroom sooner.
At ClearView Sunrooms & Windows, the most difficult part of our jobs is hearing our customers lament that they wish they had built their sunrooms sooner. While we feel gratified our customers are enjoying their sunrooms (usually four season sunroom additions for year round use), we are Readmore
When it comes to a sunroom built today, we are definitely in a different era.
Today’s sunroom is better looking, better performing and much more energy efficient than the stereotypical metal and glass contraptions of the past.
Stuck In Sunroom Past
Some people think of the products of thirty years ago when they consider a sunroom addition to their home. They are usually very pleasantly sReadmore
Homeowners often ask if they can build a sunroom on their deck or a concrete slab or patio.
Unfortunately for the homeowner, the answer is usually no. While there are instances where the existing structure allows this to occur, it is rare. The Uniform Dwelling Code (UDC) applies to the entire state of Wisconsin and local building inspectors in the Madison WI area adhere to the code. If you are Readmore
A four season sunroom perfectly illustrates the immense change occurring in sunroom design since the days when add-on aluminum sunrooms were introduced in the 1970’s. And, when homeowners see the new technology designed into the present day four season sunroom, they are usually pleasantly surprised, often impressed and generally very excited.
They days of the single paned glass, aluminum, metalReadmore
Extend the Life of Your Exterior Wood
Many people enjoy the look of wood. Log exteriors, cedar roofs, and wood decks add dramatically to the beauty and value of any home. Replacing a wood deck or cedar roof can easily cost $30,000. That’s why it makes dollars and sense to protect your investment in quality exterior wood by treating it properly.
Log Homes Need Special Care
Since log homeReadmore
Nothing is better than sitting out on your deck with family and friends on a summer’s day or evening and enjoying the great outdoors. Advances in today’s materials enable you to build your deck out of wood or no-hassle easy to take care of products. You can design the deck any way you like – big or small, one level or multiple, plain or fancy. Not only does a deck provide you with livable outdoor Readmore
With each passing year, aging windows increasingly show wear. At first it’s subtle, but time, and more significantly the elements, wears down materials, seals and finishes causing a progressive window failure. It’s difficult to know when replacement windows should be installed, however, it’s very typical for an older home to lose 30 to 40 percent of its energy through leaky, drafty windows and dooReadmore
Remember when you were a kid? Remember when you were a pirate, a river boat captain, when you scaled the Matterhorn or were a trapeze artist in the circus? Today’s kids have their own unique way of expressing themselves. “It’s a sign of the times,” says Bob Hill, Co-Owner with Eric Fritz, of Woodplay, “Kids are always going to have active imaginations, and backyard play systems are a wholesome aReadmore
A Four Season Sunroom often provides the ‘best of both worlds’ for homeowners when compared to a traditional room addition.
To clarify, many people confuse a Four Season Sunroom with a traditional room addition. A traditional addition will usually have a few more windows than a home living room.
On the other hand, a Four Season Sunroom will have virtually all windows. Sunrooms are built speReadmore