Act now to take advantage of 2010 window tax credits
Mr. Handyman can help you save money by replacing older windows with more energy efficient new ones. Tax credits of up to $1,500 are available through December 31, 2010 for windows, skylights, and storm doors that meet the credit guidelines. You can also get the credit by installing a new energy-efficient window, even if it's not a replacement. For additional details visit the Energy Star website, or call your local Mr. Handyman franchise.
Repair Windows, don't replace, for greater savings
Do you have a double-paned window that has cracked or fogged up? Replacing only the insulated glass unit is typically just half the cost of replacing the entire window. A Mr. Handyman technician can install a new, custom-fitted insulated glass unit that makes your window look new again.
Is Fido taking a toll on your window sill each time he sits up on his paws to take a look outside? Mr. Handyman can sand and refinish the wooden sills, returning them to their original condition.
Window Maintenance tips
If your windows aren't sealed properly it could lead to wood rot and higher energy bills. Mr. Handyman's caulking applications prevent water damage and instantly improve your windows' energy efficiency, lowering your heating and cooling costs.
Beautify your home with window treatments
Adding trim around a window that is framed by drywall is a relatively inexpensive way to add style to your home.
Hoping to add blinds, drapes, or curtains to your home, but don't feel prepared to tackle the installation ? Let Mr. Handyman do it for you. Our skilled and experienced professionals will create just the look you want, in less time than you imagined.
We can also clean your gutters and wash those hard to reach second-story windows-all in the same visit. With Mr. Handyman, one call really does take care of everything on your to-do list.
All Mr. Handyman franchises are Fully Insured - General Liability and Workers Compensation. Some services subject to state and local licensing and may not be available in all locations. Click here to request service in your area.