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The Perfect Basement Apartment

When we got married, my husband and I moved into a lovely brick home. Because we were young and in debt, we would have benefited from being able to rent out a portion of our home to tenants. Unfortunately, our home didn’t include a basement apartment. If your basement is currently not being used, consider transforming it into a basement apartment. Before renting it out to tenants, you will need to make sure it meets certain specifications. For example, most local governments require basement apartments to contain a certain amount of windows. Usually, you will also have to ensure that your windows meet size requirements. On this blog, you will discover how to create the perfect basement apartment with the right windows.

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Executive windows exude style and sophistication. Metal-reinforced frames, grid patterns, safety locks, and privacy features can be used to customize the series of windows that you will be installing in your office suite or receptionist area. Stability Professional replacement windows are reinforced to provide stability and balance. Reinforced metal that comprises the framework of a window may be covered with vinyl or a high-grade metal product that has been painted. Stability allows a window to open seamlessly. Read More 

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While looking at your home's windows, you may find that some give you complete privacy while others are lacking. Your family might appreciate all the windows with total privacy because they can open the windows without worrying about drivers, neighbors, or pedestrians. Adding new windows can improve natural lighting and give your family great outside views. But if you are determined to maintain privacy, you want to be strategic with window installation. Read More 

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While window shades can be used for numerous things, such as keeping the heat in the summer, the cold out in winter, or simply bringing a bit of your customized style to your windows, they are also a fantastic way to bring life to your home decor and create a sense of privacy in rooms where you need that extra bit of solitude. Here are some things that you want to know before you choose window shades for your home. Read More 

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