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Is Replacing Your Home’s Windows More Energy Efficient?

When we’re having a really cold winter like we are this year, old windows are much more noticeable because they’re downright drafty. You can feel the cold air when you walk by them. Makes you wonder how much heat is getting out those old windows and just how much money that’s costing you? Winter has a […]

Preventing Ice Cylces and Ice Dams on Gutters

Winter has a way of highlighting problems with a home’s gutters. If standing water is left in gutters in the fall, freezing temperatures can cause ice build up which weighs gutters down and can tear them away from the roof causing costly damage. Another dangerous side effect of clogged gutters in winter is ice cycles which can […]

Are Sunrise Double Hung Windows the Right Choice for Your Home?

Sunrise sliding double hung windows are the ideal choice for the homeowner who wants to bring extra light and a sense of openness and expansiveness to any interior living space. Sunrise has a signature narrow-line window design offering an extended glass viewing area. The end result is a more open window that allows you to […]

New Vinyl Replacement Windows Can Lower Heating Bills

Indiana homeowners can lower their heating bills this winter by up to 40%, simply by installing new energy efficient vinyl replacement windows. No matter what style window you’re looking for, vinyl windows are a popular choice due to their low conductivity and a high energy efficiency rating. Trim A Seal is a licensed and insured window replacement contractor. […]

Winter Gutter Maintenance: Icy Gutters Can be Dangerous!

Winter gutter protection begins with protecting your home from ice damns and build up that can cause damage and pose a risk to you and your family. How can icy gutters be dangerous you ask? It’s simple.  As freezing temperatures approaches, standing water in gutters left as a result of faulty or clogged gutters can begin to ice […]

Top 5 Reasons to Replace Your Aluminum or Cement Siding with Vinyl

Thinking of replacing your old cement or aluminum siding? The expert siding contractors at Trim A Seal have compiled a list of the top 5 reasons you should consider installing vinyl siding instead. Great quality that can withstand rocks from lawnmowers, weather, etc. 2. Significantly improve face value and appearance of your home at low prices. 3. Easily replace […]

Having trouble with Clogged Gutters! Get Gutter Helmet and Never Clean Your Gutters Again.

Fall is one of the most beautiful times of the year. What’s not so beautiful or enjoyable is clogged gutters! Cleaning gutters is an inevitable part of fall. Or is it? If you’re having problems with clogged or overflowing gutters on your Indiana home, maybe it’s time you considered Gutter Helmet. The permanent solution to cleaning gutters. […]

Time to Clean & Inspect Your Home’s Gutter System

Well the leaves are almost off the trees and it’s time to clean your gutters and remove the leaves and tree debris that can cause clogged gutters. Be sure to also clean and clear clogged downspouts as well. While you’re at it, be sure to inspect your gutters for leaks, loose brackets, or damaged gutters that […]

Hiring the Right Window Replacement Contractor in Indiana

Choosing a window replacement contractor in Northwest Indiana can be a time consuming and confusing chore. There are plenty of companies who install windows, but how do you know if you are choosing the right one? First off, many major manufacturers recommend installers specifically trained and certified for their products. This is a good place to start. To help make sure you […]

Sunsetter Awnings Come with an All Weather 5 Year Warranty

A Sunsetter awning not only keeps you and your patio out of the sun, it also saves on energy costs by keeping your home out of the hot sun too. Sunsetter can keep your home up to 30% cooler and block 99% of the sun’s harmful rays. Sunsetter is the nation’s leading awning manufacturer for a reason. With hundreds […]