Adding a basement egress window (a “way out” in simple English) changes the dynamic of any home. In new construction, it is often a basic element. In most cases, it is retrofit into an older home as part of a basement finishing project. While basement remodeling is often a winter project in Madison WI, spring and summer are better suited to installing basement egress windows. In Wisconsin’s climatReadmore
Including bay windows or bow windows in a window renovation plan adds flair and style. These large window additions not only bring in more natural light, they enhance the living space without expanding its footprint. Replacing a flat wall housing one window with a bay of windows creates a dramatic, lasting impact. The windows become the focal point of the room.
Bay windows and bow windows add mReadmore
Traditional skylights and unique solar tubes complement the latest in open concept designs to make the most of natural light. The increased ambiance comes with a bonus – more natural light reduces the need for artificial lighting and reduces your electric bill. Even is an area boasting as much diverse architecture as Madison WI, skylights and solar tubes come engineered to fit a variety of home deReadmore
Window replacement Contractors operate in very competitive markets.
At Sims Exteriors and Remodeling, experience has shown us offering high quality products and great service at fair prices fuels growth. These operating practices have created many satisfied customers and we are committed to continue doing that.
Through the years, however, we have been surprised and even concerned because manReadmore
Windows can reveal the level of humidity in your home. Moisture in the air, especially during cold spells, is a good thing. But, too much moisture can make you a candidate for replacement windows.
The design of today’s replacement windows helps reduce energy costs and condensation along with potential moisture problems.
The calendar says Madison WI is moving rapidly toward Spring, but until Readmore
A window replacement project can attract all types of characters to your door.
There’s no better time to consider window replacement, upgrades and new windows. Replacement windows can brighten your outlook on life.
But, you cannot be too careful selecting who will provide you with replacement windows. The window replacement industry, even in Madison WI, can bring out the worst in people. TheReadmore
Keeping your home air, water, and bug tight is easily accomplished. Keeping your home’s environment comfortable starts with correctly installing siding around windows. The most secure method of installing siding around windows includes having a metal-cladded nailing flange against the frame of the window to limit intrusions of insects, water, and debris. When siding is installed over the metal shReadmore
When making a replacement windows decision, window quality and workmanship is of primary importance. The two cannot be separated. Window replacement is a significant decision and the contractor chosen to do the job can make or break the project.
Selecting the right replacement windows contractor in Madison WI can be difficult. There are many choices. We urge you to talk to more than one contracReadmore
Double-pane replacement windows can now perform better than triple-pane windows. Even better, these replacement windows cost $150 to $200 less per window.
When purchasing replacement windows for your home, a per window differential of that amount adds up very quickly. With ten windows a homeowner can save as much as two thousand dollars and a twenty window purchase can save up to four thousand Readmore
How do you bring natural light into interior or North-facing rooms? That dilemma has a solution via the installation of high-tech solar tube skylights. Rather than switching on a light every time you enter an interior room, you can enjoy the benefits of natural light from outside – literally coming in through the roof.
A solar tube skylight is one of the best, most unique and rapidly growing opReadmore