Windows

Installing Replacement Windows Quick Reference

When you own a home, there may come a time when you have to replace a damaged or old window. Here’s a simple guide to installing replacement windows. This is not step by step instructions; it’s a quick reference highlighting some of the key points.   Installing Replacement Windows Installing replacement windows is different from …

Let’s Talk Window Terms

If you’re ready to window shop, let’s talk window terms. Double hung or single hung? Replacement or new construction? Since these are just two basic questions when you’re looking for new windows, we thought this would be helpful information for you to check out.   Let’s Talk Window Terms Frame – Structural support for a window …

Casing, Trim, or Moulding: No Need For Confusion

Casing, trim, or moulding? Are you confused? No need to be. These terms are used interchangeably by contractors, remodelers and home pros. What is casing? Quite simply, it’s a moulding profile which frames (or trims) a door or window. Casing is functional as well as decorative. The main purpose of casing is to surround all doors …

New Construction Windows vs. Replacement Windows

Remodeling? Starting from scratch? Or looking for a replacement? Here’s a quick guide into new construction windows vs. replacement windows and which options might best suit your situation. When shopping for new windows, there are a couple of options: new construction and/or replacement windows. It’s important to understand the difference between the two before making …

Shop Our Surplus Windows Center

What do you know about Builders Surplus? We sell home improvement and building materials, right? What makes us different from any other home improvement store? Builders Surplus is different for many reasons, but one point which keeps our customers happy are our low prices all year round. We can almost guarantee you our prices are …

Replacing Your Windows with Silver Line

A New England winter is right around the corner. And it’s time to start preparing your home for brisk cold air. We know it’s annoying and not many are looking forward to it, but Builders Surplus is here to help you. Getting your home prepped for the cold weather shouldn’t cost you an arm and …