Global Home Improvement Recognized as a Top 10 National Dealer for Infinity Windows from Marvin

As North New Jersey’s exclusive installer of Infinity Fiberglass Windows from Marvin, Global Home Improvement is excited to announce that we are one of the Country’s top installers by volume. This proves our dedication to installing the best quality windows at the absolute best value. Why Infinity Fiberglass Windows from Marvin? Fiberglass windows offer the low maintenance of vinyl with the durability of wood all backed by a Lifetime Warranty direct from Marvin; the world’s premier custom window manufacturer.  Here are just a few of the many reasons to choose fiberglass replacement window from Marvin: Durability: Ultrex Fiberglass is 8x stronger that Vinyl allowing your replacement w … [Read more...]

5 Essential Facts about Standing Seam Metal Roofs

The latest trend in home improvement is just the thing to top off your house — literally. Metal roofs are quickly becoming one of the most popular home renovations across the country, and for good reason. Homeowners love metal roofs for its sleek, modern beauty, but also for the incredible durability and energy efficiency that saves them big money on bills year after year. Considering a metal roof for your home? Check out the top 5 reasons this is one investment you need to make during your next renovation project. 1) Durability First and foremost, metal roofs are strong and durable. In fact, many historic buildings in the United States still have the original metal roofs from when t … [Read more...]

Global Home Improvement of Feasterville, PA and Morristown, NJ Awarded Best of Houzz 2016

Over 35 Million Monthly Unique Users Nominated Best Home Building, Remodeling and Design Professionals in North America and Around the World Feasterville, PA, January 27, 2016 – Global Home Improvement servicing PA, NJ and De has won “Best of Customer Service” on Houzz®, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. As the area’s premier home remodeler, Global Home Improvement was chosen by the more than 35 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than one million active home building, remodeling and design industry professionals. A “Best Of Houzz 2016” badge will appear on Global’s profiles, as a sign of our commitment to excellence and c … [Read more...]

What is the Resale Value of a Metal Roof?

  Smart money management involves making an investment and getting a reasonable return on that investment.  In life, most of us are often careful with our “big purchase.” For example, when we buy a car, we will evaluate its model, mileage, and other factors to ensure that we get the most out of our investment. The same philosophy applies to home improvement projects, and more specifically, your roof. If you are planning to spend thousands of dollars on roof replacement, you’d better pay attention to the material you are about to choose. The truth is most roofing materials like asphalt shingles and slates rarely survive beyond 25 years. According to Home Advisor, this means tha … [Read more...]

4 Creative Home Improvement Projects for 2016

You don’t need to have a generous budget to upgrade your home. Contrary to popular beliefs, home improvement projects are not always expensive. In fact, they don’t need to involve a total makeover either. Here are 4 creative home improvement projects you can comfortably tackle in 2016: Start with the Front Door Ranked as one of the most valuable remodeling projects for the last three years, entry door replacement is an efficient but creative way to polish your exterior design. With the right color and material, your new front door can dramatically transform your home’s appearance and make the entire building feel more generous, open, and even luxurious. Choose dark-colored doors to give … [Read more...]

Is it Time to Replace My Stucco with James Hardie Siding?

Scores of homeowners throughout Bucks County and Montgomery County have stucco for their home’s exterior, and although it may look good on the outside, there may be serious problems lingering beyond the surface. Stucco was originally designed for dry, southwestern climates; however, it became popular with home improvement professionals in the northeastern regions in the mid 90’s as an upscale alternative to vinyl. The main issue with stucco is that it does not breathe, so if there is any water infiltration behind your gutter or along the corners of your windows, your home can start to develop mold and mildew in between your walls. If not addressed in a timely manner, you can experience healt … [Read more...]

Why Homeowners Should Add Snow Guards to their Metal Roof

Aside from your home's gutters, the roof of a home is definitely a widely neglected element. While you can witness decays in your siding, windows, and other areas around the house, the roof is not something you see every day. Not only is it extremely inconvenient to get a ladder and climb the roof, walking around the roof and examining its condition can prove dangerous if you are careless or simply afraid of height. This is why many homeowners know little to nothing about their roof’s condition unless water begins to drip from the ceiling. Yet, proper maintenance of your roof is key to keeping it in optimal condition and performance. With winter visiting the neighborhood in less than 3 m … [Read more...]

4 Differences Between Casement and Double Hung Windows

For many homeowners, picking the right windows for their home is merely a matter of style and aesthetic preference. Yet, the perfect windows should not only enhance the exterior and interior design of your home, but also improve your quality of life. Put plainly, your windows should be easy to operate and tightly sealed to keep indoor air from escaping outside. Of the window styles out there, casement and double hung are among the popular choices. Boasting a long history in the window industry, both windows have been beautifully and thoughtfully engineered for durability and performance. However, there are at least 4 things that make casement and double hung different from each other. So … [Read more...]