February 24, 2017
Better to Replace Historic Windows

Better to Replace Historic Windows?

Nails on a chalkboard. There is a strong undercurrent out there about “is it better to replace historic windows.” Some of the reasons (uninformed) people might believe it is better to replace their sticky, squeaky, stubborn, drafty windows are not based in fact. They are especially not based on the real-life experience and results homeowners […]
January 19, 2017

Why You Should Be Using Wood Window Makeover’s Lifetime Sash

Even before I could consider myself an historic window restoration expert, I knew how important it was to keep my sashes and the window mechanics working smoothly. I also learned not every sash was created equal. In fact, while every historic home needs consistent maintenance and repair, a window sash can be one of the […]
December 27, 2016

Learn how to restore historic windows – Historic Window Preservation Certification

If you’ve been following my posts, you know I’ve been in the window restoration business for about 2 years. I’ve recently completed my 3 year planning and goal setting for my company. If all goes as planned, I’m on target to gross over $500,000 in revenue in year 5. I’d be lying if I said […]
December 21, 2016

How I Launched My Historic Window Restoration Business

There was a time when I believed that my passion and my career were two completely separate journeys. Sure, I liked what I did for a living, but it wasn’t work that I could pour my entire being into. That perception changed when I bought my historic home. In an effort to preserve every inch […]
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