Pages Navigation Menu
Milgard Certified



Blog

Ten Steps For Great Patio Doors

Posted by on Jan 14, 2019 in Blog, patio doors | 0 comments

Ten Steps For Great Patio Doors

Are you looking for new patio doors for your Tucson, AZ home? You should be, because patio doors are a wonderful addition to any home as they bring in lots of natural light, and provide easy access to your outdoor space. However, finding, choosing and installing patio doors can be stressful. It’s a potentially overwhelming process, but it doesn’t have to be.   Follow these 10 steps to make your patio door buying and installing process easy, and your new doors just as wonderful as you’ve imagined.   Check For Performance...

read more

Vinyl Windows and Home Security

Posted by on Jan 7, 2019 in Blog, Vinyl Windows | 0 comments

Vinyl Windows and Home Security

Most homeowners have heard all about how quality vinyl windows in Tucson, AZ can help make their home more valuable, fashionable and energy efficient. A lot of homeowners, however, are unaware of how important quality windows are for home security.    Older, less modern windows are oftentimes unsecure, allowing burglars or other people with bad intentions access to your home. How can you tell if your windows might be potential targets? Look for these signs:   Your windows are older, making them vulnerable. If your old windows don’t...

read more

Ask A Window Contractor: Do You Really Save Money With Replacement Windows?

Posted by on Dec 24, 2018 in Blog, Replacement Windows | 0 comments

Ask A Window Contractor: Do You Really Save Money With Replacement Windows?

If you’re shopping for replacement windows you’ve probably heard that your new windows will save you lots of money on your energy bills, and might even recoup the investment. While a lot of window contractors in Tucson, AZ pass this information around, the window contractors here at Olander’s Window Replacement set out to prove or disprove the myth once and for all.    The best place to start is with hard data. A 2009 Energy Star study shows that homeowners can save at least $27 a year on their energy bills if they replace their...

read more

More Natural Light With Replacement Windows

Posted by on Dec 17, 2018 in Blog, Replacement Windows | 0 comments

More Natural Light With Replacement Windows

If you’ve ever stepped outside into the sunshine and immediately felt better, there’s a reason. Natural light is proven to be good for humans, and can help boost emotions and overall health. Spending time outside is always wonderful, but sometimes it’s just a nice to bring that natural light inside your home. From installing replacement windows in your Tucson, AZ home to hanging more mirrors, changing window coverings and more, the following is a list of ways you can bring more natural light into your home:   Install...

read more

Great Features For Patio Doors

Posted by on Dec 10, 2018 in Blog, Replacement Windows | 0 comments

If you’re spending the time and money to get new patio doors for your Tucson, AZ home, why not go a little further and add some great features? There are lots of ways you can upgrade your patio doors, from new technology to safety features and style.    Use this list of hot new patio door features and style ideas to inspire you to make your doors truly unique.   Fingertip Control – The new biometric SmartScan lock opens your doors at the touch of a finger. This smart scanner is battery powered and can remember up to 50...

read more

Custom Glass For Vinyl Windows

Posted by on Dec 3, 2018 in Blog, Replacement Windows | 0 comments

If you’re installing new vinyl windows in your Tucson, AZ home, you have a great opportunity to add custom glass. From style to function and many other benefits, custom glass is a wonderful addition to any home. There are lots of different kinds of custom glass out there for vinyl windows including privacy, safety, decorative and etched.   Privacy glass is a lightly blurred glass that prevents people from seeing into your home without filtering too much natural light. There are privacy glass options that have an obscurity rating of 9 or...

read more

Repair or Replace Windows?

Posted by on Nov 26, 2018 in Blog, Replacement Windows | 0 comments

You’re not a Tucson, AZ window contractor, so how can you know whether you should repair or replace your windows? Replacing your windows can get pretty expensive, and also takes up a fair amount of time, so its no wonder homeowners are often looking for ways to repair their existing windows rather than replacing them.    However, there are some window problems that require a replacement. Not to mention that new windows have a big impact on reducing your energy bill and keeping your home comfortable. So how do you decide?    Use...

read more

Window Shutters For Replacement Windows

Posted by on Nov 19, 2018 in Blog, Replacement Windows | 0 comments

Window shutters have been used on Tucson, AZ replacement windows probably since Tucson was founded. Before window glass was invented, shutters were used to let air and light into a home during the day, or to protect the home at night or during bad weather.    Even though all windows these days have glass, shutters are still a great addition to your home. Shutters are decorative and functional, as they Shutters can help keep the sun from warming your home too much when it’s hot outside, and can add lots of classic style to your...

read more

Hot Patio Doors in 2018

Posted by on Nov 12, 2018 in Blog, Replacement Windows | 0 comments

Whether you’re replacing existing Tucson, AZ patio doors or adding new ones to fill your home with natural light and value, you can’t go wrong with choosing an on-trend style. From expansive glass doors to convenient pocket models, the trendy patio doors for 2018 are full of function and style.    Use this list of 2018 patio door trends to inspire your choice.   Indoor/Outdoor Expansion – Use your outdoor space as an expansion of your indoor space. This is best achieved by putting a patio door right off your kitchen or living...

read more

Vinyl Window Trends for 2018

Posted by on Nov 5, 2018 in Blog, Replacement Windows | 0 comments

Whether you’re investing in vinyl windows for your Tucson, AZ home to increase your energy efficiency, update your home’s look, or just to get rid of old models, you can take inspiration from the top 2018 window trends to make the most out of your new vinyl windows purchase.    From windows with clean lines and simple shapes to options with dark colors and more glass, 2018 is all about stylish simplicity. These vinyl window trends are no different. Have some fun with color, shape, or glass and get creative with these vinyl...

read more
Call Us TODAY (520) 326-2909