Category Archives: Energy efficiency

What A Difference A Door Makes

Along with windows and paint and landscaping… As you may have heard, there is a great deal of home improvement going on in the Highland Park neighborhood these days.  Investors have been busy “flipping” long-neglected homes for new design-savvy buyers.  … Continue reading

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A great article in today’s New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/07/28/garden/old-windows-find-a-following.html?pagewanted=2&_r=1&ref=garden Old Windows Find a Following July 28, 2011 By Katie Zezima Needham, Mass. Barbara Jones had one stipulation when she was renovating her 1794 farmhouse: keep the original windows. “For me, it’s aesthetics,” Ms. Jones said as she opened … Continue reading

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The creation of national window restoration standards

Last week, a group of of prominent window restoration professionals met in Pine Mountain, Kentucky to draft a set of standards for the restoration and weatherizing of historic windows. Their goal is to have a finalized standard for release in … Continue reading

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