Why DIY Window Replacement is a Bad Idea

“Do it yourself” (DIY) projects are popular. But that doesn’t mean they are all a good idea. Home improvement projects can be expensive and doing them yourself can save money. However, when it comes to window replacement, relying on experienced window installation contractors is key. Here’s why. #1: It can get complicated. Measuring for windows […]

Budgeting for Home Improvement Projects

It’s no secret that home improvement projects can be costly. Many homeowners need to budget and save for the projects that can transform their home to what they want. Whether it’s a simple exterior door replacement project or a complete window replacement throughout your home, our team at Lifetime Windows and Doors is committed to […]

Why Fall Is a Great Time to Replace Your Windows

Spring and summer are popular times for Oregon and Washington homeowners to prioritize and work on their home improvement projects. But autumn in the Pacific Northwest is a great time to continue wrapping up those home to-dos, too. Thinking about getting new windows installed in your home? Here’s why fall is a great time to […]

How to Stay Comfortable While Working from Home

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way people go about their daily lives. It’s also changed work environments around the country. Many offices have shut down and told their employees that working from home is the new norm. If you are working from home, you’ll want to be as comfortable as possible. Our team at […]

Why Choose a Custom Door

Looking to make a statement with your home? A custom door can be the perfect way to do that. Personalized entry ways can be beautiful and introduce guests to your unique style. Customized doors are just the beginning. Here’s why you should consider installing a custom door. Longevity: A custom, high-quality door will stand the […]

Summer Window Weatherizing Tips

August is here and the hot weather will be here for the foreseeable future. Did you know that weatherizing your windows could help keep you cooler this month? It can also help increase energy efficiency, which can save money on your monthly utility bill. Here are some helpful window weatherization tips. #1: Check your windows […]

Tips to Keep Your Home Cool This Summer

Summer in the Pacific Northwest is stunning. The weather is warmer, the days are longer, and it’s a great time to sit outside in your yard and enjoy the day. But when you come inside, you want a place to cool off. Here are some tips on how to keep your home cool, while minimizing […]

How to Make Your Porch or Patio Stand Out

During the summer, many homeowners find themselves spending more time outdoors in their yards. The weather is warmer and there is more daylight to enjoy, so being outside to experience the beauty of nature and their yards is energizing. If you are looking for some ways to beautify your porch or patio to make it […]

5 Signs You Need Your Windows Replaced

Replacing the windows in your home is an investment that will reap big rewards. New windows can make your home quieter, more energy efficient, and more beautiful. If you are unsure if new windows are right for your home, here are some signs that you need to replace them. #1: You can feel drafts. Your […]

What You Should Ask When Researching Home Improvement Companies

When you are planning for a home renovation or a project that includes updating your windows, doors or roofing, you’ll have some research to do. You work hard for your money and making sure that it’s being put to good use with a reliable company that does great work is important. Taking the time to […]