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6 Reasons Casement Windows Are Perfect For an Upstairs Apartment

If you rent out an upstairs apartment that is in need of new windows, one of the first decisions you’ll need to make is which window style to choose. Double-hung, awning, sliding, and fixed windows have pros and cons — but casement windows have some particular advantages when used on a second-story (or higher) floor.…

Everything You Need to Know About Bay and Bow Windows

Homeowners replace windows for a variety of reasons, including to increase energy efficiency. However, a prime reason is to increase the beauty of their home. If you decide to add a bay or bow window, you can also increase the light and usable space in your house. Basics About Bay Windows A bay window consists…

Use Your Front Door to Boost Your Curb Appeal

If you want to boost curb appeal without spending too much money, direct your focus to your front door. Investing in a new front door is one of the easiest, most cost-effective ways to increase your home’s value. Below, we’ll list some reasons to upgrade your front door, and then we’ll give you some suggestions…

3 Steps to Achieve an Optimal View From Your Windows

The mountains. The trees. The blue sky. Whatever view greets you outside your home, you want to take it all in. Unfortunately, the current view through your windows is less than ideal. Here are a few steps you can take to improve that view. 1. Get the Right Type of Window If you’re considering installing…

5 Window-Related Tactics to Make a Small Room Look Bigger

If your home includes one or more small rooms, you may be constantly looking for tricks to make those spaces feel cozy rather than cramped. While you can use a number of techniques to achieve the illusion of openness, you should start with your windows. Your windows and how you cover them can dramatically change…

Low-Emissivity Storm Windows and Why They May Be Right for Your Home

Increasing a home’s energy efficiency can be a challenge, particularly if the home is older or contains serious preexisting flaws that inhibit energy savings. However, one action that homeowners can take to increase efficiency is installing storm windows. These modern windows are built with low-emissivity (“low-e”) glass, and their low cost means they will pay…

Need a New Front Door? Beautiful Options to Consider

Upgrading your front door to a new and contemporary style that better suits your home is a simple renovation that makes a huge impact. If you are ready to give your front entry the pizzazz it needs by installing a new wooden or steel door, consider these many options to fall in love with. Painted…

4 Ways New Windows Can Improve Your Home’s Value

You know that home upgrades in general can boost your house’s overall value, but new window installs have their own list of benefits. From security to energy efficiency, new windows can make your home more valuable than ever while also providing excellent qualities you can enjoy until you choose to sell or re-finance. Discover four…

What You Need to Know About Energy Efficiency and Your Windows

Windows beautify your home, bring the outdoors in and let you bathe your interior décor in glowing natural light. That said, they can also cost you — and that doesn’t just mean the cost of installation and maintenance. Window spaces in the average home take up roughly 15 to 20 percent of the entire wall…

Should You Add Security Window Film to Your Windows?

One of the problems that windows present is that they are easy to break, giving determined criminals a way in as long as they’re willing to deal with shards of glass. You’ve got your choice of security features, but installing them often requires you to modify the windows cosmetically. For example, rather than add bars…

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Arch Design Window and Door Co. is Greater Cincinnati’s replacement window and door specialists. We are the ONLY Authorized Independent Service Provider for Andersen Windows in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. Call Us today at (513) 367-0737.