9 Home Improvement New Year’s Resolutions to Make in 2016

Another new year is upon us, and if you’re like most people, your thoughts have turned to diets, fitness, education, career goals, and all-around improvement. But has home improvement crossed your mind? You’ve made countless weight loss and job goals over the years, so why not try something a little different this year? In the blog below, we’ve listed nine

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Selling Your Home? Exterior Improvements That Will Impress

You’re moving this year and want to improve your home’s chances of selling quickly. Interior renovations can help, but the first thing potential buyers will notice when they arrive at your house is its yard and exterior. Want to spruce up your yard, increase your ROI, and impress real estate agents and potential buyers? Our tips can help you show

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How Many Windows Are Too Many? Why You Should Not Have a Glass House

In movies and in magazines, you see pictures of homes with walls of floor-to-ceiling windows that open up the room to magnificent views. You love the idea of having a similar open space in your home, especially because you live in such a picturesque area. Florida boasts sunshine and warm weather year round, but that doesn’t mean it lends itself to

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5 Tips to Prepare Your Home for the Holidays

The holidays are here, and you want your house to look fantastic for Thanksgiving. After all, everyone from crazy cousin Filby to your mother-in-law will be coming to your home at some point during the holiday season, and you want to make a good impression. Preparing for house guests and holiday parties can be a little overwhelming, especially when you’re

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The Best Types of Wood for Doors

As homeowners, we do a lot to keep our homes in prime condition. We regularly clean and redecorate the interior. We even add a new coat of paint to the exterior every other year to keep everything looking spick and span. Sometimes, weather, the sun, and other factors work against our efforts. For example, a particularly wet spring or bad

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Tampa Bay Home Show! Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg

Come join us for the Tampa Bay Home Show! Everything For The Home – Inside and Out! Come on out and meet the home improvement experts at the Tampa Bay Home Show. Plan to spend the day discovering great exhibits, giveaways, door prizes, seminars, and so much more. FAS will be a part of the show at Tropicana Field, St.

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7 Halloween Window and Door Decorations

Most of the year, your windows and doors are just another part of your home. But when Halloween rolls around, they play an important role in Halloween decorations. With just a few seasonal decorations, you can turn your home from drab and ordinary into a haunted spectacle. Read on to learn about seven window and door decorations and how they

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Orange County Fall Home & Garden Show

FAS will be a part of the show at the Orange County Convention Center October 23-25, 2015. Booth # 300 Come by and see our wide selection of brands like Andersen, Simonton, ProVia, Neuma and PGT. Our products will be on display for you to see, touch and try. Our professional staff will be there to answer all of your questions. Don’t

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7 Way to Repurpose Window Frames

You recently started to remodel your home. You love the new siding, and your doors give your entire house an eclectic sturdiness. To complete your home’s look, you think you should replace your home’s windows next. But as you look at your current windows, you wonder if you really need to exchange them. For a moment, you consider repainting the

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8 Reasons You Should Buy A Fiberglass Entry Door

You’ve wanted a new front entry door for a while now. You loved your door when it was first installed, but over time, it warped in the hot, humid sun. Now, it looks less than ideal with its aged and discolored wood. You’re also learning just how expensive it is to maintain a solid oak door. Worst of all, you

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Bay or Bow Windows: Which Is Right for Your Home?

You recently decided to replace the windows in your living room or kitchen. The room requires more light, which means that you need a larger and grander window. You also want your room to have more color and texture, so you need to add a feature that adds visual interest. To that end, you have elected to install either a

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6 Factors to Consider Before Placing New Window Replacements

You’ve always dreamed that you’d design your own home someday, and now you finally get the chance. You have so many things to think about and you know that even the littlest details can make a big difference. One of the important things to consider is your windows. Windows let light into your home, help control your home’s temperature and

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Come See Us at The 6th Annual Orlando Fall Home & Garden Show

Get ready for the 6th Annual Orlando Fall Home and Garden Show! FAS will be a part of the show at the Orange County Convention Center September 11-13, 2015. Booth # 901 Come by and see our wide selection of brands like Andersen, Simonton, ProVia, Neuma and PGT. Our products will be on display for you to see, touch and

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Come See Us At Tampa Home And Garden Show Sept 4-6, 2015

East Coast Consumer Show- Tampa’s Largest Home Show located at the Tampa Convention Center On Labor Day Weekend! FAS Exteriors will be at the East Coast Consumer Show September 4-6, 2015. We will be located on the front row, booth 601. Come by and see our wide selection of brands like Andersen, Simonton, ProVia, Neuma and PGT. Our products will

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Come See Us At Florida’s Largest Home Shows Sept 4-7, 2015

Come join us for Florida’s Largest Home Show! Friday, September 4th- Monday, September 7th! FAS will be a part of the show at the Florida State Fairgrounds in Tampa Florida. Booth # 1302 & 1303 front row by the entrance. Come by and see our wide selection of brands like Andersen, Simonton, ProVia, Neuma and PGT. Our products will be

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5 Ways to Capitalize on Natural Light in Your Business

No matter how much sunlight you see outside, when you come to the office every morning, you can feel trapped. Between the bare walls and flickering lights, the stark office environment can stifle your creativity and hurt your eyes. As a manager or business owner, you don’t want your employees to suffer from claustrophobia at the office. If you focus

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Protecting Yourself and Your Home Before, During, and After a Hurricane

Another hurricane season lies just around the corner. And if you’re like most Florida residents, you’ve probably worried a little about the impending storms. Between driving rains and forceful winds, hurricanes have the potential to destroy homes, commercial buildings, and entire cities. To help you and your home weather the storms, we put together the following list of actions you

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The Beauty and Benefits of French Doors

The “French door” style has a storied and iconic image. These double doors often offer more than beautifully paned glass-they offer a wide variety of aesthetic benefits. French doors add value and class in many ways. Here are several features French doors can add to your home. Versatility French doors are customizable. This makes them attractive to many people. They

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Tampa Bay Home Show! Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg

Come join us for the Tampa Bay Home Show! Everything For The Home – Inside and Out! FAS will be a part of the show at Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg Come by and see our wide selection of brands like Andersen, Simonton, ProVia, Neuma and PGT. Our products will be on display for you to see, touch and try. Our

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Your Go-To Home Safety Checklist for Senior Citizens

As your parents age, they may start to struggle with everyday tasks. Bathroom floors seem more slippery. Stairs look steeper. And temperatures feel more extreme. Although your parents may think they feel up for the challenge, you might worry about their safety. Your mother could fall and break a hip. Or your father could trip and sprain an ankle. While

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