Home Remodeling Saco ME

Local resource for window installation in Saco. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to home improvement centers and window contractors, as well as advice and content on windows and insulation.

Home Again By Hancock Lumber
207-627-7676 x2054
140 Maine Mall Road
South Portland, ME
Services
Replacement and New Construction windows and Installation
Hours
Monday - Friday 9:00am -6:00pm Saturday: 10:00am -4:00pm Sunday: Noon -4:00pm
Awards
Window & Door Dealer Showroom of the Year Award 2010
Prices and/or Promotions
www.homeagainbyhancocklumber.com

JCPenney Custom Decorating
(800) 510-2298
700 MAINE MALL RD
SOUTH PORTLAND, ME

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Carr Kevin
(207) 878-3626
25 W Pleasant St B
Portland, ME
 
Hammond Lumber Company
(207) 771-8880
300 Riverside St
Portland, ME
 
Accent On Windows
(207) 772-1088
500 Forest Ave
Portland, ME
 
Atlantic Window Washing
(207) 985-8322
1269 Portland Road
Arundel, ME
Services
Window Cleaning, Window Cleaning Services, Window Washing, Window Cleaner, Window Service

Portland Glass
(207) 775-4191
832 Congress St
Portland, ME
 
Bryony Brett Stained Glass
(207) 774-1870
34 Hersey St
Portland, ME
 
Adams Auto Glass
(207) 797-6656
380 Warren Ave Ste 8
Portland, ME
 
AAA Window Washing
(207) 615-9907
503 Cumberland Ave
Portland, ME
 
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Remodeleze.com – Home Remodeling Made Easy

Did you know that window and door replacements are the most common remodeling project in the United States today? That’s right. More people upgrade their windows than any other home improvement project. And while there are plenty of articles about choosing the right windows and getting a greener, more energy-efficient home through better quality window insulation, there’s something you should consider before you even think about the windows
themselves… and that’s the locations and sizes of the windows in your home.

Window placement might sound trivial, but it actually makes a big difference in the air circulation of your home, and therefore in your energy efficiency.

Where to Put Windows for Best Cross Breeze & Energy Savings

The first thing you should know is that longer windows (windows that come lower to the ground) will typically give you better airflow through your home than shorter ones. A tall window is more efficient than a wide one, when it comes to air flow. Secondly, casement windows have more usable space because you can get airflow from the entire window. A typical double-hung window will only allow you to use about half of the window to increase the airflow in your home.

But it’s the placement of your windows that really counts. When remodeling your home, try to position your windows in a diagonal fashion (relative to each other). This gives you maximum air flow. Having windows directly across from each other limits th...

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