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A series of articles from our team members showcase industry trends, helpful tips, and advice to save you money, time, and energy.

The ROI of Replacement Siding

We’ll get straight to the answer you’re looking for and tell you that you likely won’t get all your money back just by replacing your siding. Depending on the type of siding you choose as your replacement siding, you’re likely to get somewhere around 80% back on your...

ROI of Replacement Windows

​Replacement windows do provide a decent return on investment. However, probably not as much as you think. The most common type of replacement window is vinyl. And, even they only have a return of about 74% according to the 2020 Cost vs. Value Report. Most other types...

Pros and Cons of Sliding Windows

The most common windows used by builders are single hung windows. For many homes, they are a great option. However, if you’re replacing windows, you should consider the other types of windows and decide if they’re right for one or more of your window openings. Sliding...