Don’t Be Cold This Winter

As fall comes to a close and colder weather invades our desirable, typically mild, Colorado climate, many homeowners are rushing to improve the energy efficiency of their homes. Replacing your outdated windows can be the perfect solution for reducing heating bills.     Five Ways to Increase Energy Efficiency in Your Home this Winter   5. …

Why fiberglass replacement windows are better than vinyl replacement windows?

Colorado’s extreme climate is harsh on many things exposed to our elements, especially replacement windows. Our high altitude, irregular temperatures, and extreme exposure to ultraviolet light have all proven to be damaging to many replacement window materials. There are many reasons as to why fiberglass replacement windows are better quality than vinyl, but we’ll spare …

Finishing Your Basement? Remodeling Your Home? READ THIS!

Some people are familiar with egress windows while others have no idea what I’m talking about. It is a rather dry subject but very important for safety purposes. Although National Window Safety Week has passed, Gravina’s Window Center wanted to take the opportunity to touch on such an important topic. First off, what exactly is …

What makes fiberglass replacement windows and doors green?

Going green can be as simple as getting replacement windows and doors. You can’t go far today without seeing or hearing about environmentally friendly products, especially in Colorado. It’s “green” this or “green” that everywhere you look. The Denver Metro Area has repeatedly been on numerous “Healthiest City” lists. With organic products and natural food …

Do You Need Replacement Windows? Here’s How to Know!

There are several signs that your windows are deteriorating. While some are very obvious to the average home owner, others are harder to notice. Let’s start with simple things that you quite possibly already know. First, check for drafts. Marvin Windows suggests holding a lighted candle in front of the window’s edge. If the candle …