“Smart House” Gets a Boost

Dubbed the “responsive house” in 1975, the concept was promoted as the Smart House for decades by the NAHB. After every Builder’s Show, when a new Smart House demonstration home was revealed, it was met with much intrigue, and perhaps a little skepticism. JLC kept tabs on the trend (for example: “Smart House Sweepstakes,” Jan. 1988;    …

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 …

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 …