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03 February 2017

New Vinyl Windows Return 73% of Your Investment

Posted in Replacement windows, Window Contractor Indiana, Vinyl Window Installation

Proper installation is one of the keys to having efficient windows

As the winter continues to rear its cold and blustery head, many of you in older homes with single paned windows - might be asking yourself this question, “Is replacing my windows this spring a good idea?”

Drafty windows can raise heating and cooling bills and make your home less comfortable. It’s no wonder then that replacing windows if one of the most common home improvements. Updating windows is one of the best investments you can make in your home. Vinyl window replacement earns back 73% of it $14,284 average cost making it the second best remodeling investment a homeowner can make. As for saving money on heating and utility bills, dramatic upgrades, such as going from a single-pane glass window to a double-pane gas-filled window can cut energy costs by up to $465 dollars per year. Often times, other factors come into play, such as how many windows you have to replace and how long you plan to stay in the home. Sometimes, older windows can be repaired to avoid replacement.

If you have wood windows that deteriorated beyond repair, you may want to consider replacing your windows with an energy-efficient window brand like Sunrise.  Sunrise windows feature a triple weather-strip barrier that provides 50% more protection against winter’s worst weather, plus they feature fusion-welded frames and sashes that last longer and perform better.Sunrise Windows come with a lifetime, non-prorated warranty.  Call our office for a free evaluation of your home’s windows.

Proper installation is one of the keys to having efficient windows. Trim A Seal of Indian is a licensed window contractor serving the Merrillville, Schererville and Gary areas. Our licensed, insured and trained window installers have been serving the Northwest Indiana area for over 50 years. Call today for a free estimate 800-217-6355.

23 January 2017

What Type of Home Window Should You Choose?

Posted in Vinyl Window Installation

Window Installation throughout Northwest Indiana

At Trim-A-Seal we carry hundreds of window styles for every type of home. Whether you want vinyl, wood or need custom fit windows, we offer new and replacement windows in all types, colors and styles – and all from top name brands like Sunrise, Armaclad, HomeGuard and more.
 
Need a small kitchen window to brighten up a dark room or a wide bay or bow window to illuminate your family room? One of our home specialists will come to your home and present or collection of available windows to suit your every need. We offer picture windows, double hung, garden, double pane and more.
 
Trim A Seal of Indiana is a licensed and insured window installation contractor offering new and replacement windows to fit every home and every budget. Call for a free consultation today.

28 February 2015

Vinyl Replacement Windows May Reduce Heat Loss by 50%

Posted in Energy Efficient Windows, Sunrise Vinyl Windows, Window Contractor Indiana, Vinyl Window Installation

Reduce Heating and Cooling Bills

Adding vinyl storm windows may cut heat loss from old drafty windows by 50% depending on the window's thermal efficiency. Replacing them with an insulated window brand can produce even better results.  Insulated glass with a low U-value is warmer and improves comfort near windows. One of the best brands of insulated windows is Sunrise, with their warm-edge Insulated Glass Technology and Ultra-U+Plus™ Insulated Glass.

No matter what brand you choose,custom-measured replacement windows can improve your overall look of your home and can also help reduce your heating and cooling costs.

Benefits of Trim A Seal Replacement Windows:

·          Measured and manufactured to fit your home

·          Energy Star® qualified brands of with tilt in styles for easy cleaning

·          A wide choice of popular window frames, colors and grid patterns

Reduce carpet and fabric fading up to 75% more than regular windows

Call today for a free estimate 800-217-6355. We are Northwest Indiana’s leading window contractor. 

 

 

06 March 2014

How to Hire a Local Window Contractor

Posted in Replacement windows, Window Contractor Indiana, Vinyl Window Installation

Window Company Serving Gary, Crown Point, Lansing, Merrillville and Beyond.

Shopping for new windows for your home? Whether you’re replacing your existing

Garden-Window-Exterior-View windows, adding a garden window to your kitchen or adding an addition, installing windows is a major home improvement project. As such it requires that you hire a professional with the proper licenses and experience to get the job done right. A good place to start when determining which contractors to consider is by asking friends and family for referrals or checking with your local Better Business Bureau or Angie’s List. Here you will find all the information you need about the business and read past customer reviews.

When you are ready to review window companies, use the questions below to guide you through the process of hiring a local Gary window contractor. This will help ensure you hire a qualified, experienced professional to install your home’s new windows.

·         Look for a dealer who has a fully-staffed office and a professional showroom.

·         Has the dealer been in business for 5 years or more?

·         Are they a member in good standing with the Better Business Bureau?

·         Do they have a list of customer references?

·         Is the contractor licensed and insured?

·         Ask to view before and after pictures of jobs they’ve completed.

·         Contact the manufacturer of the window brand you are considering. Is the company you are considering an authorized window dealer?

·         Ask about product and service guarantees or warranties.

Trim-A-Seal is a licensed, insured window contractor who’s been installing new and replacement windows throughout Northwest Indiana since 1950. We carry hundreds of vinyl, wood and custom window colors and styles, from top name brands like Sunrise, Armaclad, HomeGuard and more. Call today for a free estimate 800-217-6355.

 

07 December 2013

7 Great Reasons You Should Install Sunrise Double Hung Windows

Posted in Energy Efficient Windows, Sunrise Vinyl Windows, Window Contractor Indiana, Vinyl Window Installation

Sunrise Energy Efficient Vinyl Windows

 

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Sunrise sliding double hung windows are the ideal choice for the homeowner who wants to bring extra light and a sense of openness and expansiveness to any interior living space. Sunrise has a signature narrow-line window design offering an extended glass viewing area. The end result is a more open window that allows you to see beyond the limited view of a small or overcrowded room in your home.

Features of Sunrise Double Hung Windows:

1.    Minimal maintenance and easy operation with tilt-in feature, contoured lift-rails and pre-tensioned; dual pulley Block & Tackle balance system

2.    Advanced, triple weather stripping seals for top efficiency performance

3.    Polyurethane window frame insulation provides added comfort and the ultimate in energy efficiency

4.    Coved interior glazing bead for added elegance

5.    Added security with recessed pick resistant locks

6.    Extruded aluminum screen frame with heavy-duty aluminum corner reinforcements for years of worry free performance

7.    Windows are made in the U.S.A

For more information on the benefits of Sunrise energy efficient windows, call the Northwest Indiana’s premiere window installation contractor today for a free in home estimate 800-217-6355. Or click here to read more about our other leading window brands.

18 October 2013

What You Need to Know About Saving Energy with New Windows, Siding, Doors & More

Posted in Roofing Installer, Energy Star Energy Efficient Products, Vinyl Window Installation, Doors

Energy Efficient Home Improvements

 

energy star logoDue to changes in the housing market, homeowners are choosing to stay in their homes longer and invest in updates rather than upgrade to another home. Over the past year, homeowners have shifted from focusing on interior remodeling to tackling more exterior home improvements like roofing and siding replacements. Many homeowners are focused on lowering living expenses by installing more energy efficient products that help reduce heating and cooling bills.

The average family spends $1,900 a year on energy bills, nearly half of which goes to heating and cooling costs. There's ways to reduce the amount of energy used in every room in your house. Wanna find out how much energy you use? Try out this neat tool from Energy Star to measure your home's energy usage and find out how you can reduce your high energy bills. Visit: http://www.energystar.gov/index.cfm?fuseaction=popuptool.atHome

Trim A Sea of Indiana offers energy efficient windows, doors and other products that can help you reduce your energy use at home. Browse our website for a full list of our energy efficient products and discover out how you can save energy by replacing old, outdated vinyl siding, roofing and other exterior products. Call 800-217-6355 today for a free estimate on any home repair or replacement.

 

 

24 July 2013

8 Tips for Choosing a Window Installation Contractor in Indiana

Posted in Window Contractor Indiana, Vinyl Window Installation

replacement-windowWe've all heard horror stories - some of them on the nightly news, some of them from family, friends, or neighbors - about window installers who've taken a homeowner for an expensive, heart-breaking ride. It's true. There are plenty of shady characters out there with scams and "too good to be true" deals. Not only does a conscientious homeowner want to avoid these guys, you also want to avoid doing business with the inexperienced, unorganized or lazy installer who will make your remodeling project frustrating and time-consuming.To help make sure you end up working with a contractor who is trustworthy and respectable, we've put together some questions you can ask. This quick guide will help you choose the right window installer for your Indiana home.

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