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Reasons to Install a New Patio Door Now!

Ah, summer. The weather is nice and warm, there is more daylight, and it’s a great time to sit outside on the patio to relax and enjoy the beautiful outdoors with friends and family. Does your home need a new patio door?   Here are some key reasons why you should consider installing a new patio […]

SUPPORTING LOCAL BUSINESSES WITH MILGARD BY LIFETIME WINDOWS & DOORS

We hear the mantra all the time: Support Local Businesses! Sure, when it comes to food, we are ALL happy to oblige, are we not? Here in Beaverton, OR, we love our Pacific Northwest cuisine; there are just some things only our home state can offer/do better: Tillamook Cheese, Geoducks, hipster craft beers, all different […]

REPLACEMENT WINDOWS: YOU NEED THE PROFESSIONALS

Do-it-yourself projects seem to have taken our country by storm. We are repurposing, repainting, rebuilding machines, thanks to HGTV and Chip and Joanna Gaines. There is something so satisfying about completing a project that brings an area of your home back to life—especially when the project turns out exactly as envisioned or better. There are […]

How to Make Your Windows Safe for Kids

In the spring and summertime, people open their windows to let in the beautiful fresh air, but without proper protection around them, they can be dangerous and pose a falling risk. Window safety is imperative when you have little ones inside your home. Thousands of tragedies happen each year as a result of kids falling […]

VINYL IS THE NEW “BLACK”: 4 REASONS VINYL WINDOWS ARE HERE TO STAY

Many trends come and go in fashion, in makeup, in food… and, in home design. There are trends we are all happy to see go. Remember parquet flooring? Remember small closets? Remember heavy, burgundy drapery? No one is sad these are no longer “in.” On the flipside, we can all agree there are staples that […]

Home Improvements That Can Add Value

Your home is a part of you and taking good care of it can be fun, and allows you the opportunity to put your own touch on the home. Home improvement projects will reap the biggest returns when it comes time to sell your home, and in the meantime, you will enjoy living in an […]

ENERGY EFFICIENT, ECO-FRIENDLY WINDOWS FOR THE ENVIRONMENTALLY-CONSCIOUS HOMEOWNER

Environmentalism is on the rise due to heightened awareness and understanding of what is—crucial for the environment. Businesses country-wide are putting extra emphasis on creating and offering environmentally-responsible products to their clients, as the demand continues to increase. This all translates into current homeownership and craftsmanship. Here at Lifetime Windows & Doors in Portland, OR, […]

To Replace or Not to Replace: Your Portland Home Windows

When considering replacing windows, there always seems to be a gray period of time when the question lingers: is it time to replace these windows or do they have another good year or two left in them? Our team can help. At Lifetime Windows & Doors, we specialize in window installation, repairs, and upkeep of […]