Sunrise® Windows & Doors Blog

The Full-Frame Replacement Window Advantage

This is a guest post from our long term dealer partner Weather Tight Corporation,  a Milwaukee window contractor. How You Will Benefit from a Full-Frame Window Replacement When we become a homeowner, we have the freedom to create a quintessential vision for the home we have always wanted. We envision sunny afternoons spent picking out the perfect lamp for our office, looking at brand . . .

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In the Eyes of the Beholder

The phrase “beauty is in the eye of the beholder” traces its roots back to 3 B.C. in ancient Greece. In essence, it means that the perception of beauty is a subjective thing; ask 10 people to define beauty, you’re likely to get 10 different answers. When it comes to the look of vinyl replacement windows, there’s very little disagreement. While, . . .

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How Long Do Replacement Windows Last?

This is a guest post from Ray Ross, VP of Marketing at Statewide Remodeling. Statewide is a long-term dealer partner and has offices throughout Texas in Dallas, San Antonio, Houston, Plano and Austin. When you are considering a home remodeling project, one important aspect to consider is durability. When you replace your windows, for instance, how long will it take before you need to replace them again? This will . . .

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What Does My NFRC Sticker Actually Mean?

When it comes to buying energy efficient products we have you covered. We test our products and offer you options that meet and exceed industry standards. We understand these standards, but we want you, the end user, to understand them too. You may have seen the National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) sticker on the sash, but do you know what the numbers and . . .

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What Makes For The Best Replacement Window

We’ve been talking through a series of five questions that we’ve found most homeowners want an answer to when researching replacing the windows in their home. Previously we’ve discussed the cost of replacement windows, as well as the number one issue with replacement windows. Today, let’s talk about how to define what you ultimately want: the best replacement window for your . . .

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The Number One Problem With Vinyl Replacement Windows

Vinyl replacement windows are, far and away, the best-selling of all window types, averaging over 20 million windows sold per year over the last several years. This trend is expected to continue into the foreseeable future. Given this, you’d expect that when it comes to vinyl windows, everything’s “peaches and cream.” But, there’s one common issue that, more often than not, . . .

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What is the Cost of Replacement Windows

So, let me see if I understand your process…you finally made the decision that it’s time to replace the windows in your home. Maybe they don’t look good, or maybe they don’t work right…or just maybe you can’t get comfortable no matter what time of the year and you’ve figured out that your old windows are the culprit. Like most folks . . .

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Top 5 Questions Our Customers Ask About Vinyl Replacement Windows

This is a guest post from Ray Ross, VP of Marketing at Statewide Remodeling. Statewide is a long term dealer partner and has offices throughout Texas in Dallas, San Antonio, Houston, Plano and Austin. Old windows can cause a number of problems for homeowners – from freezing cold drafts to moisture sneaking into their home through broken, in-efficient windows. When you’re ready to take the next step in . . .

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The Ultimate Decision Making Tool

We’ve finally made it…we’re at the end of our journey through the eight critical areas of research when deciding how to purchase new replacement window. Today’s conversation revolves around what many people would say is the ultimate decision making tool, the replacement window warranty. If you’ve been following this discussion, I hope you’ve noticed that we’ve made every effort to educate. We, . . .

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Mirror, Mirror on the Wall…

Whether you are thinking about the Grimm Brothers version or the Disney version (where the Queen actually said, “Magic mirror on the wall,”) the point is that mirrors reflect. That’s important as today we’ll finalize our discussions about the glass system as a part of the eight critical areas that you need to understand before purchasing replacement windows. One of the most commonly referenced, . . .

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