- Entry Door's Critical Considerations
The average American home has two entry doors and ten windows, each holding the home's energy efficiency and value at bay with their individual construction quality and installation proficiency.
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- Increase Home Resale Value with Eye-Catching Midrange Improvements
Whether building a new home or considering a facelift on an existing home, there are midrange improvements that you can take to the bank, so to speak, while others may have you depositing some of your hard-earned cash right out the window. Knowing which ones provide the best return on investment (ROI) will make selling time more profitable.
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- Entry Doors with Customized Efficiency and Style for Homeowners
Whether building a new home, remodeling an existing home or simply replacing an entrance door many homeowners think the only place they or their builder can to go for a door is a big box store. After all, there are stacks of pre-made doors ready to be carted off at every one of them. But, there is an award-winning alternative that not only provides high energy efficiency, but handcrafted affordable, durable style in each made-to-order door.
This post first appeared on proudgreenhome.com: http://www.proudgreenhome.com/whitepapers/entry-doors-with-customized-efficiency-and-style-for-homeowners/
- Manufacturer of Exterior Building Products Introduces Energy- Efficient Fiberglass Door
Many businesses start in a garage by one person holding a dream. Some last only long enough to realize that perhaps the car should get its home back for the winter. Others succeed. And of those that succeed, a handful excel due to a strong, in-the-heart commitment to integrity and faith. Such is the legacy of ProVia: A 35-year success story as a leading developer and manufacturer of exterior building products including exterior door systems, windows, super polymer vinyl siding and manufactured stone.
This post first appeared on proudgreenhome.com: http://www.proudgreenhome.com/whitepapers/manufacturer-of-exterior-building-products-introduces-energy-efficient-fiberglass-door/
- Today’s Vinyl Siding: Verifiably Green
By definition, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) says green building – also known as sustainable or high performance building – is the practice of creating structures and using processes that are environmentally responsible and resource-efficient throughout a building’s life cycle from siting to design, construction, operation, maintenance, renovation and deconstruction. This practice expands and complements the typical building design concerns of economy, utility, durability and comfort.
This post first appeared on vinylsiding.org: http://www.vinylsiding.org/homeowners/why-vinyl-siding-2/#green
- ProVia Doors Provide ‘Curb Appeal Plus’ at Nye Park Apartments
Frank McKenna was frustrated with his doors. The owner of Nye Park Apartments in Painesville, Ohio, wanted to replace the front doors at his 66-unit complex. The situation was complicated by the fact that the front doors were encased in cement, which is typical of precast 1970s structures like his.
After striking out with a half-dozen or so door manufacturers who couldn’t provide an acceptable solution, McKenna posed a question to his contact at one of the manufacturers he had consulted. "Who's your best competition? Who would give you a run for your money?" he asked. It took a while, but McKenna persisted and got his answer - ProVia.