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Everything You Need to Know About the Energy Tax Credit

Replacing your existing windows with energy-efficient versions may qualify you for a tax credit. This guide will break down everything you need to know about the energy tax credit. Key Takeaways The energy tax credit covers 10% of the cost of qualified energy efficiency improvements up to $500 A window needs to have an ENERGY…

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Atlanta Home Design Trends

Certain cities in the United States and across the world have elements that distinguish them from others, and the style of homes that people reside in is certainly one of them. The city of Atlanta is a city with its own unique identity and culture; its residencies help distinguish it as a well-known cultural center…

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Marvin’s Builder Awards and Why This Is a Winning Brand

Builder magazine is a leading resource for home design, building materials, and related products, serving the residential construction industry and keeping professionals informed and inspired. Each year, Builder conducts a Brand Use survey to get a sense of what is being used and preferred among builders, developers, and contractors across the U.S. Between 750 and…

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Best Window Company of 2018

AVI has been named the Best Window Company of 2018 from “My Home Improvement”. Watch the Q&A:

Window & Door Announces 2017 Dealer of the Year Award Winners

Updated with winners’ publication Dealer of the Year Award Window & Door magazine and the Window & Door Dealers Alliance announced the winners of the annual Dealer of the Year awards at a reception at Window & Door Dealer Days on September 13. Window & Door Dealer Days is held at GlassBuild America: The Glass,…

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Union Stables Case Study

Built in 1909, the 63,768-square-foot, four-story heavy-timber and masonry building stood silent for decades, tantalizing Ed Weinstein, FAIA, with a wealth of adaptive reuse possibilities to revive this landmark near Seattle’s Pike Place Market. Over the years, the building had served as a parking garage, auto body shop, and furniture warehouse. Today Union Stables shines…

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Integrity Names 2017 Red Diamond Achiever Award Winners

Integrity Windows and Doors has named the winners of its 2017 Red Diamond Achiever Awards, an annual competition that honors exceptional work by licensed builders, remodelers and architects who use Integrity windows and doors in their projects. “This year’s winning projects ranged from coastal homes to a modern farmhouse and illustrated the wide range of…

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Vinyl vs. Aluminum vs. Fiberglass Windows & Doors: Not All Materials are Created Equal

Whether for a new build, a remodel, or a replacement, there are a variety of materials used for windows and doors that homeowners can choose from for their next project. Of course, there are several key factors to consider when choosing what material should make up your next door or window, such as durability, customization,…

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How to Avoid Choosing the Wrong Front Door

Replacing your front entry door should provide good looks and value. An energy-efficient exterior door may trim 10% off your energy bills. How do you know which door is right for you? Compare the three main materials available for exterior doors:; steel, fiberglass, and wood. Steel Entry Door A steel door is great for saving…

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2017 Latest Design Trends

The new and diverse group of Marvin Architects Challenge-winning projects offer a personal take on the home and design trends the industry is buzzing about. The winners of the competition brought a fresh perspective on some of the most popular design trends in the industry today. See the 8 hot trends below… White is the…

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