What is the Energy Star Rating and What Does it Mean?

-By Matt Myers The Energy Star rating signifies that the product will use less energy than products without the rating. Most people have seen the Energy Star label on washing machines, dishwashers, and water heaters, but many people don’t realize that installing Energy Star windows</span rel=”nofollow”> can save a significant amount of money while protecting your home from sun damage. Saving Money with Energy Star Many are bothered by products and ideas that are considered “Green”. But recently, Green products

Home Buyer Beware: Checking Out Your New Home

After years of counting your pennies to save for a down payment, you have finally been pre-approved for a mortgage. You’ve spent hours touring homes with a real estate agent and have fallen in love with the natural light in the kitchen of your potential new home. But before you start dreaming of decorating and arranging furniture, you need to spend some time inspecting the house you are considering. Purchasing a home will be one of your largest investments, and before

Time Lapse Video of How a Durante Home Exteriors Deck is Built

Thinking About a New Deck? Watch This Time Lapse Video of How a Durante Home Exteriors Deck is Built

Summer Sale Kick Off Interview

Huge Rebates Happening Now on New Windows for Customers in Birmingham, Huntsville and Nashville. Receive $1,000 instant Factory Rebate + Received an extra $1,500 off your window purchase! Summer is not too far away- is your home ready?? ABC 33/40 – Birmingham News, Weather, Sports

Durante Home Exteriors expanding into Nashville

Durante Home Exteriors Continuing to Grow and Prosper-Despite the Suggish Economy At Durante, we are continuing to expand and grow our operations!! In February, 2014 we opened a Nashville office that will serve the Nashville and Middle TN region. We are kicking off the expansion with our annual ANNIVERSARY SALE which is celebrating the many years that Durante has been in business. This sale means special seasonal discounts on all Durante products. We debuted our innovative products to the Middle TN market at

Keep your home warm this Winter!!

You pay to heat your home, not nature! With cold weather upon us, the amount of time your heat is on has probably increased significantly. What if I told you that it may not need to run as much as you think? If you are like most people you would want to know more! Well Durante Home Exteriors is here to help! If your home is more than 10yrs old, then chances are you are losing the heat that you

4 Immediate Benefits of New Replacement Windows

4 ways new windows can help you NOW   It has become common knowledge over the past several years that new replacement windows can drastically reduce your energy cost. Lower energy cost means saving money! Everyone loves saving money, it is human nature. Not all of us however are willing to make an investment now that will save us money in the long run. The great thing about replacement windows is that the benefits can be instantaneous! Let’s look at

4 Benifits of composite vs wood

Cut your back a break! Choose a low maintenance composite deck over a wooden deck!   If you clicked on this post then chances are you are currently are considering a new deck! With so many options it can be quiet the task determining which product is best for you. There is one material that we think can benefit the vast majority of you! It is a composite material decking, and Durante Home Exteriors is your go to place to have

The peanut butter to our jelly

There are many great pairings in life, yin and yang, sushi and wasabi, but not many pair as perfectly as Durante Home Exteriors and our friends over at Hollywood Pool and Spas! When our Patio Division took off, we had customer after customer ask us “do you guys sell furniture or spas for my new deck” or “where can I get items for my new sunroom?!?” We had no clue where to send people! Eventually, we connected with the fine

Turn your part time screen room into a full time sunroom

  Get year round enjoyment with a Sunroom from Durante Home Exteriors!   Do you love your screen room, but wish you could enjoy it year round? Durante Home Exteriors is here to help! A screen room can be a great space, where you enjoy fun with the family without all of the bugs, but what if you want to enjoy your patio all year round? Well then you, like a ton of our customers may benefit from a sunroom