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WINDOWS & DOORS FACTS & TIPS

aluminum frames

Why Aluminum Frames Have Become So Trendy

In the world of home improvement and architectural design, certain materials come and go in popularity. However, aluminum frames seem to have firmly established themselves as
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new patio door

Maximizing Space and Light With Your Patio Doors

When you’re shopping for a new patio door, you want to invest in something that will enhance the overall space where you’re installing the new door.
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interior doors

How a Closet Door Can Add the Finishing Touch to a Room

When it comes to home interior design, small choices matter. For example, the closet doors in your bedroom can make a big difference. Choosing the right
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milgard windows

The Role of New Windows in Home Security

Your home is your castle, so you must keep it safe for yourself and your loved ones. In addition to having a locked door, you need
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interior doors

5 Signs Something Is Wrong With Your Interior Door

Your doors are a vital component of the interior of your home. Doors provide privacy and soundproofing as well as aesthetics. According to Allied Market Research,
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exterior doors

Choosing the Perfect Color for Your New Front Door

According to Remodeling Magazine, entry door replacement has an average return on investment of 74%, and for good reason. A new door is a great way
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Solar Energy – Energy released by the sun from 3 distinct regions of the solar light spectrum

Fading Transmission

Visible Light Transmittance (VLT)

U-Value or U-Factor

WINDOWS & DOORS FACTS & TIPS

A bedroom without an exterior door will require an EGRESS complaint window *All 4 criteria are required to pass EGRESS

STEP 1

20” minimum width.
(net clear opening)

STEP 2

24” minimum height.
(net clear opening)

STEP 3

Minimum Total 5.7 sqft. vent space. (net clear opening)

STEP 4

Maximum 44” sill height off finish floor.

General Window Anatomy