Scheduling Your Free Estimate Just Got Easier…
Here at Metropolitan we are always looking for ways to improve. But that includes more than just staying up-to-date with the latest-and-greatest products in the industry. For example, we are finding new ways to improve the homeowner experience and ensure your window and patio door replacement project is a smooth process from start to finish. […]Read More
Veterans Day 2018: All the places Veterans can get freebies, discounts and meal deals this Veterans Day
This Veterans Day, restaurants are saluting veterans and active-duty military by offering free food and meal deals. Thanks to the federal holiday falling on Sunday (learn why Veterans Day is marked on the same day each year) it is officially observed today, Monday, November 12. This gives all of us an extra day to show our appreciation […]Read More
Fall Home Improvement Projects
Fall is the perfect time to complete home improvement projects. Check out these tips and projects to wrap up before winter arrives. Fall Lawn Care To ensure your lawn’s health and beauty come spring, there are several important yard work projects to complete in the fall. Raking leaves and aerating will prevent your lawn and […]Read More
Why Hire a Professional?
CALL or CLICK today for a FREE estimate! Employing the advice and craftsmanship of professionals is a smart move for any home improvement project. However, this is especially important for a door or window replacement project. WHY should you hire an expert installer for your window replacement project? Quality vinyl windows and doors will beautify […]Read More
Are you thinking about installing Jeld Wen replacement windows?
CALL or CLICK today for a FREE estimate! Homeowners often ask if we sell Jeld Wen Windows and Doors… Jeld Wen is one of the largest window companies in the country. They offer a wide range of window and door products including vinyl, wood, and aluminum. In fact, you have probably seen Jeld Wen products […]Read More
Benefits of Vinyl Windows & Doors
Whether you are replacing your windows and doors for aesthetic reasons, energy efficiency, necessity, or ease of maintenance, you need to know about the benefits of vinyl windows and doors. Vinyl replacement windows, sliding patio doors, and French doors are the best choice when considering key factors like cost, value, style and longevity. Read on […]Read More
How to Protect Yourself From Hiring Bad Contractors
There are many honest contractors out there, but there are also quite a few bad contractors that might be looking to rip you off. While I have never been a victim of a contractor scam, I know many who have. If you’re about to undertake a big renovation project, learn how to protect yourself from […]Read More
What To Consider When Buying Patio Doors
Patio doors are one of the most popular features of any home. They provide convenient access while creating unimpeded views that flood interior spaces with natural light. While old-style patio doors were notorious for heat loss, leakage and poor security, modern doors offer significant improvements. Today, quality frames and glass are more energy efficient and […]Read More
The difference between restoring, renovating and remodeling (and why it matters)
The words “remodel,” “renovate,” and “restore” (click to skip to that section) are often used interchangeably. But for Design-Build Professionals (DBIA), these terms mean very different things. Read on to learn the difference between restoring, renovating and remodeling… RESTORE 1. To put or bring back into existence or use 2. To bring back […]Read More
Glass-Only Replacement vs Whole Window Replacement
If the glass in your windows is broken or foggy, you’ve probably asked yourself this question: Can I just replace the glass in my window, or do I need to replace the whole window? The answer is really quite simple – would you prefer a short-term or long-term solution? The decision between glass-only vs. whole […]Read More
Windows and Glass Terminology
Click a link below to jump to that section: Windows Glazing Industry Standards & Ratings The technology behind quality windows, sliding doors, and French doors is always evolving and improving and it can be difficult to stay up-to-date with the latest in windows and glass terminology, products, and standards. We put together a glossary to […]Read More
Is French door installation the right choice for your home?
French doors will add natural light and a sense of openness, structure, and beauty to your home. Though often thought of as a double door, a French door is simply a door that contains glass for its full length. Originally used for access to balconies, the doors have evolved greatly since their conception and are […]Read More