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Negative Effects of Poorly Insulated Windows in the Winter

Negative Effects of Poorly Insulated Windows in the Winter

Windows account for as much as 30% of heating and cooling loss. Poorly insulated windows can contribute to even higher losses. Windows have an expiration date, just like other common household items, appliances, and structures.  Windows are expected to last anywhere from 15 to 30 years before a new window installation is recommended. However, this doesn’t mean […]

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How A Door Replacement Can Help Your Home

How A Door Replacement Can Help Your Home

The front door is a vital part of every home. Not only does it create a curbside appeal, but it’s also the first thing people see when they approach your home. So, creating a welcoming entryway might be the first thing you consider when choosing a new front door. However, there are some other vital […]

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Window Replacement: The Key to Proper Insulation in the Summer or Winter

Window Replacement: The Key to Proper Insulation in the Summer or Winter

If you’re losing or gaining a lot of heat in your home, your windows may be responsible. Poorly insulated windows are to blame for 25 to 30% of a home’s cooling and heating energy use. Having energy-efficient windows ensures that your home is properly insulated and you’re not throwing money out the literal window for your energy […]

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The Many Functional and Aesthetic Benefits of Sliding Glass Doors 

The Many Functional and Aesthetic Benefits of Sliding Glass Doors 

If there is one thing El Paso has in abundance it is sunlight. With over 297 days of sunlight a year, the Sun City is aptly nicknamed. El Paso residents are accustomed to sunny days and homes built in the area are built to accommodate the climate and maximize its unique characteristics. And just like […]

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From Sand to Your Home: The Process of Replacement Windows

From Sand to Your Home: The Process of Replacement Windows

The glass through which you see the world undergoes an extraordinary journey before it is installed in your home. The life of glass begins on earth, scattered across beaches or deserts of this great and beautiful planet. It doesn’t occur naturally because very high temperatures need to exist to make it happen. For example, when […]

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How Choosing Window and Door Specialists Can Save You Money 

How Choosing Window and Door Specialists Can Save You Money 

Some people are good at curing the sick, others know how to build a house, we know windows and doors. We have dedicated our professional lives to working with these two features in a home. Getting it right is its own art. Trim Team has years of experience working with individual homeowners as well as […]

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Life of Glass: From Arrowheads to the Windows of Our Homes 

Life of Glass: From Arrowheads to the Windows of Our Homes 

Even experts will admit that we have been using and making class for thousands of years and yet we cannot clearly define it. Is it a liquid? A crystalline solid? Atomically, it’s unique and disordered, which makes it an amorphous solid. It truly is ubiquitous in our lives, however. Without it, a lot of things […]

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Popular Door Styles and What They Say About You 

Popular Door Styles and What They Say About You 

You use it every day. You likely walk through it, walk by it, and might not realize just how prominent a feature of your home it is. Doors carry a special kind of magic. Trim Team specializes in custom doors and windows and we have seen the way new windows and doors transform an entire […]

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No Pane No Gain: The Benefits of Double Paned Windows 

No Pane No Gain: The Benefits of Double Paned Windows 

Human beings require light. Our bodies and minds need the natural flow from daylight to nighttime. And from the beginning of human structures, human beings have always needed to have natural light. Having light enter our caves, our stone huts, or whatever humble abode we might be inhabiting, has always been part of building. It […]

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