Home Improvement

Spring Home Improvement Ideas

With spring comes the ability to get outdoors and enjoy the sun. It is the ideal time for many homeowners to start working on home improvement projects. With the weather still cool but longer days, it is easier to get in those extra tasks to prepare your home for the summer months. What should you do during the spring months

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How to Prepare Your Home for Window Installation

Your home’s window installation is coming up soon, but is your home ready? Preparing for your upcoming window upgrade is important. Most likely, your window installers have already described some of the most important things that need to be done in order to prepare your home for window installation successfully. In addition to their suggestions, these tips can help you

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Benefits of ProVia Entry Doors

ProVia entry doors offer a number of benefits over traditional wooden versions. They are resistant to insects and rot, can provide better insulation, and generally have longer lifespans. The details of the benefits vary slightly depending on which type of door you get. ProVia Fiberglass Entry Doors Thanks to advanced manufacturing methods, these doors look almost the same as wooden

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Importance of Hurricane Impact Doors For Your Tampa Home

Tampa may be a peaceful place most of the time, but occasionally we are impacted by tropical storms that can cause serious property damage. It’s important to do everything you can to protect yourself from the impacts of storms! Hopefully you already have hurricane impact windows, but do you have hurricane impact doors? If not, you should. Benefits of Hurricane

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How to Make Existing Windows More Energy Efficient

Replacing all windows in a building is an expensive and time-consuming prospect – and one that the weather may not allow. However, windows are also a key feature when it comes to insulation and saving energy, and the wrong kind of windows can cost a building or home a lot when it comes to cooling and heating bills (while wearing

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How to Measure Your Home for New Windows

Before you can purchase new windows for your home, taking measurements can help you find and price a product of the proper dimensions. Measuring windows for replacement is not as simple or straightforward as it sounds, so if you’ve never done it before, getting proper guidance is important. Below, we’ve listed the steps to measure your home for new windows.

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3 New Year’s Resolutions for Your Home

We all know the same old New Year’s resolutions we make year after year, eat healthier, exercise more, save more money. This year, take a fresh look at your resolutions by focusing more on your home. Here are three home improvement goals for this year: Shrink Your Energy Bills This one not only can update your home, but also save

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5 Smart Home Trends for Keeping Your Home Safe

When it comes to home safety and security, there has been a lot of innovation within the past few years. These five smart home trends have helped homes stay protected and given families peace of mind. #1 Impact Windows Living in Florida, one of the biggest natural safety concerns is a hurricane. Strong winds, plus loose debris can equal dangerous

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11 Accessories That Complement Your New Front Door

When the installers finished putting up your new front door, you couldn’t help but stand in your yard and admire it. You carefully selected the door’s style and color, and you love the way it looks on your home’s entrance. But did you also get the feeling that something was missing from the final picture? You can truly make that

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Sell Your Home Faster With These 7 Interior Improvements

As you prepare to sell your home, you wonder what changes you can make so your home sells faster-and for a higher price. In a previous blog, we listed a few exterior improvements you can make to increase your home’s curb appeal. But those changes won’t pay off if your home’s interior looks dank, tattered, and unlivable. Below, we’ve listed

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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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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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5 Can’t-Miss Spots for Outdoor Spring Cleaning

When most people hear “spring cleaning,” they picture scrubbing and organizing every nook and cranny inside their homes. However, spring-cleaning isn’t just an indoor chore. The exterior of your home needs the refreshing cleaning just as much as the interior of your home. Get your home ready for summer activities with these spring-cleaning tips for the exterior of your home.

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Florida Humidity: A Guide for Protecting Your Home

As a long-time resident of Florida, you know one thing for certain: you live in a humid state. In fact, certain cities deal with humidity rates near 90%. The worst part? Humidity isn’t just uncomfortable; it’s damaging to your property. If left unchecked, humidity can cause issues at every level of your home. From inside your basement to the surface of your

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Daylight Savings Home Checklist

This week Daylight Savings went into effect.   While turning back the clocks is a routine we are all accustom too, it is also a good time to get into a routine of doing annual maintenance around the house.  Having a connection between daylight saving and some of these important tasks can make a routine out of them, ensuring that they’re

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Give Your Entryway a Quick Makeover

First impressions mean everything. The façade of a building, a person’s eyes and smile, the sleek body of a sports car-whether we’d like to admit it or not, a gorgeous exterior draws our eye. The entryway to a home is no different. Your front door sets the tone for the entire experience of the house. Homeowners looking to improve their curb

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Before and After

It is always rewarding and fascinating to see a project transform. One of the best ways to see this is in photos taken before and after a project. We have added a bunch of before and after photos to the gallery section of our website. Please take a moment to tour these photos. We take tremendous pride in our work

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New Year’s = New Windows

With the New Year in full effect, many of us are making New Year’s resolutions.  The top New Year’s resolutions include some form of reinventing ourselves.  But what New Year’s goals have you set for your home?  Window replacement can change the complete look of your home.  Replacing your windows is a great opportunity to give your home a new,

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Window & Door Maintenance

All of us at the FAS Windows & Doors hope that you and your family had a wonderful holiday season.  Now that the holidays have passed and the dust has settled it is the perfect time to do an annual checkup of your windows & doors to make sure they are in tip top shape.  Regular maintenance will help keep

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