Pembroke: All about Vinyl Replacement Windows.

Vinyl replacement windows are a good choice when replacing the older windows in your home because they are virtually maintenance free, and never need painting. We are hearing a lot about Energy Efficiency but what exactly make product energy efficient? Here are some of the things to look at when considering how efficient your new windows will be. Multiple Panes of glass: Two panes of glass with … [Read more...]

How to determine your Remodeling Budget

How to determine what your budget should be for a remodeling project is always a tricky subject. I’m always curious how as to how people come up with there initial budget when they call us to talk about their remodeling project. Sometimes people’s numbers are realistic and sometimes people are so far off the mark I couldn’t buy the materials for what they think the whole project should cost. So … [Read more...]

Vinyl Siding Myths.

How much do you really know about vinyl siding? Many homeowners are sure they know the ins and outs of vinyl siding, only to be surprised by the facts. Let’s take a look at some of the common myths and misconceptions and get to the truth! Myth #1: Vinyl siding fades in the sun. The truth revealed: If you have vinyl siding installed, you’ll discover that the color lasts for decades. This is … [Read more...]

Quincy: Windows… windows… windows… What is the difference?

3 Tips to choosing your Replacement Windows By: Craig Guido (Almar Building & Remodeling Co. Hanover Ma)   In today's remodeling market there are endless options for windows when looking at replacing them for your house.   There are wood and vinyl windows you can choose from. The glass can be single, double, and even tripled paned.  There are so many choices with windows types and … [Read more...]

5 Renovations to Consider this Fall.

  As we get closer to the end of summer, back to school and the fall weather, many people’s attention starts to turn to their fall home improvement projects. Now is the time to start planning because whether you are thinking about windows & doors to prep for the upcoming cold weather, a basement so the kids have a place to play when its snowing, or kitchen and bath renovations in time for … [Read more...]

Hanover: “What’s Your Score?”

What’s your score? Well that is just what energystar.gov is asking with the EPA’s new Home Energy Yard Stick. This online quiz “provides a simple assessment of your home's annual energy use compared to similar homes.”[1] According to the website just by answering a few simple questions like: your zip code, the size of your home, how many occupants, what type of fuel you use, and recent billing … [Read more...]

Are Your Windows Dressed For Public Viewing?

  By: Inspiring Windows, Hanover Ma The choices are many in window treatments. Whether you cover or dress your windows will make all the difference to the direction your search takes you.  When you choose to dress your windows you need to look for a professional who focuses on window coverings be they blinds, shades, screens, shutters, curtains, draperies, valances and the list … [Read more...]

Pembroke Ma: Windows & Hunter Douglas Special Offer!

Almar Building & Remodeling (Hanover, Ma) is proud to be partnering with our friends at Inspiring Windows (Hanover Ma) to bring you 2 SPECIAL OFFERS! Vinyl Replacement Windows Starting at $399 Installed Call Almar for details on having NEW Vinyl Replacement windows installed and start saving on Energy Bills. Purchases may be eligible for Tax Rebates. Call for details. (Limited time … [Read more...]

Weymouth: Vinyl or Wood replacement windows, which is right for me?

By: Craig H. Guido, CS (Almar Building & Remodeling Co. Hanover Ma)   When selecting windows for your home most have to choose between wood and vinyl replacement windows.  I’m sure you’ve asked yourself vinyl or wood replacement windows, which is right for me? Why choose wood? Why choose vinyl? Which one is better?   These are all questions that we are asked when we go into our … [Read more...]