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A Breakdown of Entry Door Materials

The entry door to your home is one of the main things that creates the first impression to visitors, so you want it to look good. A solid wood door used to be the norm for homes, but now there are many different types of materials that you can choose from.

FAQs About Buying New Windows

Most homeowners only have to buy new windows a few times in their lives. Because of this, they’re not experts in the area. If you know you need new windows and feel a little left in the dark, don’t worry. You’re not alone. Here are some answers to frequently asked questions about buying new windows

Buying New Windows for Old Homes

Is the only thing you don’t love about your historic home its windows? Many old homes have outdated and inefficient single-pane wood-frame windows. While they may offer a certain aesthetic charm, you’ll be a lot more comfortable in your home with modern windows.

5 Things to Know Before You Replace Your Windows

Replacing the windows in your home is a big and often costly job. The size of the job and the cost associated with it will vary from home to home. Regardless of your home’s individual needs, there are some things every homeowner should know before moving forward and purchasing new windows. Here are five important […]

Why Do My Windows Have Condensation?

Have you started noticing some condensation on the inside of your windows? Does it almost look like your windows are sweating? When many people see this, they assume it’s a problem with their windows. It isn’t. In fact, sometimes a drafty window will actually help get rid of condensation! Why the Condensation Forms Windows sweat […]

Do Double Pane Windows Need Storm Windows?

The short answer is no. Quality double pane windows will provide all the comfort and security you need. Your windows can be a significant source of heat loss, which means the more you can eliminate drafts and loss of heat through your windows, the more money you’ll save. In the past, one method for addressing […]

What is Full-Frame Window Replacement and Why Is It Better?

If you’re shopping for new windows or thinking about having a window or two replaced in your home, you’ve likely come across two terms: replacement window inserts and full-frame window replacement. What’s the difference? Well, full-frame window replacement is the removal and complete replacement of the entire window and window frame. Window inserts are windows […]

5 Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Windows

Replacing windows is a homeowner’s task that often gets put off too long. Part of the reason that many homeowners put this home improvement project off is that they don’t really know what the warning signs are that they’re windows need to be replaced. Here’s a look at five common signs that indicate window replacement […]

Andersen Announces Improvements to 100 Series Casement and Awning Windows

Constructed of Fibrex® composite material, the Andersen 100 Series line of windows and doors was already an excellent choice, especially for budget-conscious consumers. Like vinyl windows, the Andersen 100 Series windows are very low maintenance, but twice as strong as vinyl windows, making them a superior alternative. At Clevernest, we have installed Andersen 100 Series […]

Andersen Project Showcase | Door to Window Conversion

We love a challenge! The majority of our business is residential window replacement, but we also do patio doors and entry doors. When a customer contacted us with a special project in mind, we were happy to help. Specifically, he was looking to have aged patio doors converted to windows. Before | Gliding Patio Door […]