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  • Late Winter Storms: The Dangers to Your Home

    3/10/2017 4:25 PM

    Residents in the DMV have probably been thinking we escaped a harsh winter this year without any major snowstorms. But Mother Nature hates to let us get too complacent and decided to throw a mid-March snow storm our way.

  • Save Money This Summer With DIY Home Energy Audits!

    3/10/2017 1:58 PM

    Summer will be here before you know it and with it comes high energy costs, especially for electricity. In addition to being good to the planet, lowering energy waste can result in big savings and, to help you get started, Thompson Creek has put together a quick and dirty guide to performing your own home energy audit without special tools or training. 

  • Big Style for Your Home

    3/3/2017 11:10 AM

    What does your front entry door say about your home and your style?

  • Roofing - American Harvest Cedar

    Don't Neglect Your Roof

    2/24/2017 2:04 PM

    With spring around the corner, many homeowners are itching to get going on their home improvement projects. Renovating a kitchen or bath, repainting a room, cleaning windows, and power washing your siding are all projects that provide immediate and visible results.

  • How's Your Home Handling the Winter Weather?

    2/21/2017 10:24 AM

    While many of us are anxiously looking forward to spring, we still have plenty of winter left here in the mid-Atlantic. February can still hammer us with a snowstorm - who remembers Snowmageddon in February of 2010?

  • Thompson Creek Now Offering Roofing

    2/21/2017 9:56 AM

    For over 30 years, we've been the mid-Atlantic's source for home improvement needs. And now we've added roofing to our product offerings!

  • Keeping Warm: Home Heating Safety

    2/17/2017 9:48 AM

    When the winter temperatures drop, homeowners try to keep a balance between keeping their homes comfortably warm while not paying sky-high heating bills

  • Replacement Windows: Style Guide

    2/10/2017 2:42 PM

    When undertaking a replacement window project, consider other styles, even if you currently have double hung windows. Work with your replacement window professional to decide which design will work best with your home.

  • Winter Weather: Optimize Energy Efficiency

    2/3/2017 2:04 PM

    While the mid-Atlantic has been spared a big snow storm so far this winter, there's still plenty of time left in the season.

  • Fiberglass vs. Vinyl Replacement Windows: How to Choose

    1/27/2017 2:37 PM

    If you have old, inefficient windows in your home, the time will come when you'll need to replace them.