Archive for the ‘Windows’ Category

Maintain Your Energy Efficiency Throughout the Winter with Window Replacements and Upgrades

December 3rd, 2014

The breeze is in the air. The temperatures are dropping, and as the sun goes down the night air leaves you wanting to get indoors to escape the cold. We trust our doors and windows to keep the heat inside and the cool, brisk air outside. But, there are times when we begin to feel […]

How Replacement Windows Maximize Your Energy Efficiency

September 19th, 2013

Virginia has a beautiful and moderate, yet sometimes far-ranging, pattern of weather. For the most part, it is a relatively mild state, with average daytime temperatures in the summer reaching 88 degrees, and in the winter about 50 degrees. But Virginia’s climate is prone to extremes as well; temperatures have been known to go as […]

What Makes a Simonton Window a Good Value?

September 13th, 2013

Sunshine Contracting is one a few select companies in northern Virginia that is a certified Simonton Preferred Installer. Sunshine Contracting uses Simonton Windows because of their excellent energy efficiency ratings and high durability. Frequently, homeowners have questions about why Simonton Windows are the preferred brand for Sunshine Contracting. Here are some of the most frequently […]

Why Vinyl Windows?

March 8th, 2013

Although we sell many different types of windows at Sunshine Contracting, vinyl windows remain the most popular with all our customers. We are the Virginia home remodeling specialists of choice when you need new windows for your home. These windows are manufactured from PVC material and are the most resistant to the elements of the […]

What is Low-e?

March 7th, 2013

Low-e is a term that refers to the special type of coating that is used on the glass for windows. General contractors in Virginia, such as our window specialists at Sunshine Contracting, are well-versed in this terminology and can give you all the information you need when you come to us for new windows. This […]

What is Argon Gas?

March 1st, 2013

Don’t be alarmed when you find out from your home improvement VA contractor that there is argon gas in your windows. This is a non-toxic, odorless and colorless gas that makes the windows more energy efficient. The windows that we sell and install at Sunshine Contracting have this glass in between the panels. At one […]

How to Tell if Your Windows Need Replacing

February 28th, 2013

When you build your home and put in the windows you should know that they won’t last forever. Sooner or later you will have to consider replacing them. There are certain signs that will tell you whether or not you need to contact us at Sunshine Contracting to assist you in the choice of windows […]

Virginia Home Remodeling – Choosing Window Trim That is Best for Your House

January 21st, 2013

When an architect designs a home they have specific window trim in mind, but when a Virginia homeowner is looking to renovate their home, they often choose to consult with a professional and experienced contractor familiar with Virginia home remodeling. On exterior window trim, unless the homeowner chooses to paint every few years, aluminum or […]

5 Benefits of Installing Garden Windows

October 19th, 2012

Installing garden windows as part of a home remodeling Fairfax VA project can be a great investment. That’s because custom home remodeling services offer some really affordable garden windows that come with many benefits: Bring more light into your house and at the same time create your own green space in your bedroom or living […]

Finding Contractors in VA – Windows and Doors

October 1st, 2012

It has often been said that a person’s home is their castle and the home’s door can be considered the entryway into their fortune. The door that presents the most appeal to a house can be a difficult choice to make but with the help of one of many contractors VA homeowners can find the […]

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