Pella Stories (Education,Ed)

2017
November
16,
2017
What causes windows to fog? Many factors may contribute to a foggy window. For starters, it’s essential to first understand where the fog is occurring: on the outside or exterior of your home and window, on the inside/room side interior of your ho...
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November
01,
2017
Winter is on its way and will be here before you know it. Making a few updates to your home’s exterior defends against harsh winter weather – while helping you save on heating and cooling costs all year long. Check out these 5 exterior updates to mak...
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November
01,
2017
Proper measurement of windows is essential in successfully installing new or replacement windows in a home. Following these Pella guidelines will help ensure precision and therefore, best performance of new windows. These recommendations are based on...
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September
07,
2017
Helping homeowners understand the complex installation process can be a challenge. Put them at ease with these short videos that walk through the installation process ...
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July
20,
2017
Step one: prep the wood surface The wood surface may require light sanding to remove rough surfaces or construction residue Use 180-grit or finer sandpaper on a sanding block with an edger; sand with the grain; avoid touching the glass with the...
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June
16,
2017
You’ve scheduled your in-home consultation to review the many options available for your new front door. Before our expert arrives, there are some terms and descriptions that will help you through the consultation and choose the right door for your h...
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April
06,
2017
You remodeled your living room and installed a large picture window. And now, you discovered a long crack running across it! It doesn’t look like anything, or anyone hit it. So what happened? And what should you do? Understanding stress cracks ...
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