Replacement Windows

Simonton Windows: Verona

Sophiep’s Take on Things….   Verona by Simonton Windows are the replacement windows for you if you are looking for a great value in combination with quality, energy efficient and affordability. Single-hung windows, horizontal slider windows (even the 3-lite sliders), picture windows and radius windows are style options for your next replacement windows. With Verona, it can match any size window.

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Andersen A-Series Product Line

Sophiep’s Take on Things….   Andersen‘s A-Series product line is full of replacement windows and patio doors with the broadest range of colors and design from Andersen. It includes double-hung, casement and picture windows. This series is the most energy-efficient line of windows and doors by Andersen. As you may all know, Andersen is the named 2010 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year. You can expect nothing

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Andersen Can Help Streamline the Look of Your Home

Katie, the Go-to Girl for Windows, writes…   Andersen understands how to achieve a clean, streamlined look for your home. Some of the design options available for window grills range from standard patterns, traditional patterns, and to custom patterns. Any of these options can help you improve the style and appearance of your home, while also maintaining the authenticity of your home’s style. If

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Eagle Environment

Katie, the Go-to Girl for Windows, writes…   Did you know that the Eagle brand by Andersen Windows is environmentally friendly? Eagle is doing it’s part and now you can, too. Katie Pettit 11/30/2010

Is Your Carpet Fading? Andersen Can Help!

Katie, the Go-to Girl for Windows, writes…   Are you concerned about the damage the sun is doing to your carpets or upholstery? Do you find that your furniture is fading in the sunlight? The damage to your home’s decor could be a result of the kind of windows you currently have in your house. Damaging ultraviolet rays could be coming

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PGT Wins Crystal Achievement Award

Katie, the Go-to Girl for Windows, writes…   PGT recently received the 2010 Crystal Achievement Award! Window & Door’s Crystal Achievement Award in 2010 for Most Innovative Door was awarded to PGT Industries for their WinGuard SGD 770 and PGT Aluminum SGD 670 sliding glass doors. The new door designs are not only a success among industry experts, but among

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Simonton & Service

Katie, the Go-to Girl for Windows, writes…   The Simonton brand as well as FAS Windows & Doors both believe in giving back to our communities. FAS Windows & Doors is proud to work with companies like Simonton Windows for this very reason. Simonton actively involves itself with those organizations that they believe can truly make a difference. Simonton believes that contributions are an essential part

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Original Windows Cramping Your Home’s Style?

Katie, the Go-to Girl for Windows, writes…   Many homeowners face the frustration of dealing with their home’s original windows. The biggest issue homeowners face when dealing with this problem is of course, energy efficiency. Functionality of the original windows seems to be a secondary problem that homeowners face. However, a difficult issue that homeowners face is when their windows

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Superspacers Supersede the Rest!

Katie, the Go-to Girl for Windows, writes…   What makes the construction of Simonton windows so special? One of the superb options FAS Windows & Doors provides when purchasing Simonton windows is the option to select one of the Simonton product lines that includes various spacer systems which provide strength, durability, and energy efficiency. FAS Windows & Doors is pleased to say that Simonton Windows

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Simonton, Savings, and Value

Katie, the Go-to Girl for Windows, writes…   The best quality replacement windows really can end up paying for themselves. Savings will increase just as energy consumption in the home decrease. Simonton vinyl windows can be your ticket to energy savings. In addition, Simonton redefines the term “low maintenance”. So not only are you saving money, but you’re saving valuable time

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Color Your Home Happy

Katie, the Go-to Girl for Windows, writes…   Did you know that FAS Windows & Doors distributes Eagle windows that come in fifty modern colors, with no upcharge? Eagle maintains the widest offering of window colors in the window industry. The color of Eagle windows can be completely custom, meaning your window will certainly be one of a kind. The windows created by

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Quality Vinyl Replacement Windows

Mandie’s Take On Things…..   FAS Windows & Doors is proud to carry Simonton Windows® as one of it’s window and door replacement options.  This year Simonton Windows® received two seperate awards from J.D. Power & Associates for it’s 2010 Awards lineup. For the third year in a row, Simonton Windows® was ranked highest in the J.D. Power & Associates 2010 Builder and Remodeler

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FAS Can Fix Your Fixed Windows!

Katie, the Go-to Girl for Windows, writes…   FAS Can Fix Your Fixed Windows! When using the term “fixed” when referring to windows, we are either referring to picture windows, fixed lights, or fixed sashes. Fixed windows are non-operational windows. If you have a window, and one part is labeled as “fixed”, it basically refers to the non-moving part of

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The Cons of Stock Windows…

Katie, the Go-to Girl for Windows, writes…   FAS Windows & Doors’ definition of a replacement window is “a window that’s custom built to fit within the opening of an existing window.” A replacement window, in stark contrast to a stock product, is constructed and installed with precision, without disrupting the interior and exterior space around the window (ie existing trim, siding,

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Andersen High Performance™ Low-E4™

Katie, the Go-to Girl for Windows, writes…   Why do we love Andersen High Performance™ Low-E4™ glass? Andersen’s High Performance™ Low-E4™ glass includes 11 completely clear, microscopic coatings of titanium dioxide that not only act as a sunscreen, but also smooth the surface of the glass and act as a cleaning agent. This protective coating helps loosen the collection of

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Window Pain–It’s Too Noisy Outside!

Katie, the Go-to Girl for Windows, writes…   Are you suffering from window pain? That is, too much noise coming from outside? If I Wanted to Hear What Was Going On Outside, I’d Open My Window! It’s too loud! New windows can help. But can windows and doors really reduce the amount of noise from outside? Windows are rated as

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Most Innovative Door Goes to Series 670 and 770 Sliding Glass Doors of PGT Industries

Sophiep’s Take on Things….   PGT Industries is a part of the 2010 Crystal Achievement Award Winners. In the “large manufacturer” category, PGT is awarded with “Most Innovative Door” for their Series 670 and 770 Sliding Glass Doors. Both series come with glass options like insulating and laminated glass. Other options would be the dual-point mortise lock. What makes PGT Sliding Glass door

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Why Might Vinyl Be the Choice for Me?

Sophiep’s Take on Things….   Why chose vinyl windows over other materials (i.e. aluminum and wood)? Why might vinyl be the choice for me? …Because vinyl windows have an edge over other products! The fantastic functioning and longevity of vinyl windows prove to be more impressive than these other building materials. Why? Vinyl does not deteriorate over time like other products,

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Simonton Plus The AAMA Gold Label Certification Program

Sophiep’s Take on Things….   Another great thing about Simonton Windows & Doors is that the products received the Gold Certification of AAMA Gold Label Certification Program. The AAMA Certification Program is the only program in the window and door industry to require components used in the finished window and door assembly to also pass their own set of performance tests. So when you see

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Andersen Corporation Named 2010 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year

Sophiep’s Take on Things….   The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Department of Energy (DOE) named Andersen Corp. as 2010 Energy Star Partner of the Year award for Product Manufacture in the Windows catergory. Andersen Corp. includes the following lines that FAS carries: Andersen windows, Renewal by Andersen and Eagle Window & Door. What made Andersen this year’s winner was its products. “Andersen’s commitment to

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