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Understanding the Renewal by Andersen® Whole Window Performance

May 31st, 2019 by

At Renewal by Andersen®, we’re committed to delivering nothing but the highest level of quality when it comes to replacement windows and doors. We achieve this through whole window performance.  In this post, Renewal by Andersen of Portland discusses what goes into our commitment to whole

The 5 Biggest Window and Door Trends of 2019

May 26th, 2019 by

If you’re looking to invest in new windows or doors this year, then you’ll want to be in the know regarding the latest design trends. In this post, replacement windows provider Renewal by Andersen® of Portland discusses the five biggest window and door trends for 2019. Energy

Home Styles That Work Well With Sliding French Patio Doors

May 23rd, 2019 by

When it comes time to invest in a patio door replacement, many homeowners have a hard time deciding between sliding doors and French doors. The good news is there’s a solution that provides the best of both worlds: sliding French doors.

How to Prevent Birds From Flying Into Your Windows

May 18th, 2019 by

Birds have an unfortunate tendency to mistake the clear glass of windows or patio doors for open air. As a result, they sometimes fly directly into the glass, which can lead to injury or death for the bird. Fortunately, there are things you can do to prevent this issue.

The Do’s and Don’ts of Renewal by Andersen® Product Staining

May 15th, 2019 by

Staining your windows doesn’t just extend their lifespan and delay the need for window replacement, but also give them a natural, wooden look and feel. In today’s post, you’ll learn the do’s and don’ts for staining Renewal by Andersen® windows.

How to Style an International Modern Home

May 2nd, 2019 by

Over the years, there have been numerous home styles that have seen a rise and fall in popularity. One such home style that’s recently seen a resurgence in popularity is the International Modern.

The Different Styles of Dormer Windows

April 30th, 2019 by

Dormer windows are characterized by a small roofed structure protruding directly from the surface of your roof. Most homes choose replacement windows for dormers purely for decorative purposes, but, sometimes, they are also used to increase the height of a room’s ceiling, expanding the limited vertical space

Is Your Window Failing?

April 26th, 2019 by

As your replacement windows approach the end of their lifespan, failures become a more frequent occurrence. The first sign of window failure you’ll typically notice is a gradual increase in your electricity bill. This is because your windows work alongside your heating and cooling system to keep your thermal

Understanding the ENERGY STAR® Label

April 23rd, 2019 by

In an effort to promote efficient energy use in homes and businesses nationwide, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) along with the Department of Energy compiled a comprehensive list showing the energy utilization performance of different appliances, furnishings and devices. Thus, in 1992, ENERGY STAR® was born.

What Makes a Sunroom a Sunroom?

April 17th, 2019 by

All things considered, sunrooms are fairly simple. They provide your home with an extended living area that can serve as a lounge, a visitor’s space, or, with the right window replacement, a nice and cozy corner to relax and enjoy some sunshine. There are a few different types of sunrooms and you’ll hear different