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Five Horrors of Not Having a Window Well

Five Horrors of Not Having a Window Well You may know some of the potential benefits of window wells, but it’s startling just how wide an array of problems an unsecured basement window can cause. A broken window well or cover, or one that doesn’t properly fit the window, can be almost as bad. Lacking…

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Window Wells near Rockford, IL

To safeguard your home and prevent costly property damage, it’s important to have high-quality window wells for your basement windows, but not every window well is created equal. All the wells sold by Window Well Experts are constructed from one solid piece of material, enhancing durability and preventing leakage. A window well needs to fit…

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Window Wells in Colorado

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Window Wells in Colorado If you need a window well, that will stand up to the cold Rocky Mountain weather, and you need to call Window Well Experts. With almost half a century of experience, all under the same ownership, Window Well Experts offers elite quality and customer service at very reasonable prices. Because window…

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Things to Know if Your Window Wells Need Replacing

Things to Know if Your Window Wells Need Replacing There are a lot of reasons you may need to install a new window well. Maybe your old well is damaged — it leaks, it’s grown rusty, or it’s no longer securely attached to the wall. Maybe you’re looking to upgrade an existing well, or install…

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Ways to Beautify Your Window Wells and Landscape

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Ways to Beautify Your Window Wells and Landscape A window well is a great way to protect your basement from water damage and debris, but it’s also a frequently overlooked way to beautify your home. At Window Well Experts, we haven’t overlooked the aesthetic qualities of window wells. A window well lets natural light…

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Landscaping and window wells

Keeping your yard neat and tidy can be a challenge. There seems to never be enough time to do what needs to get done and what doesn’t get done seems to always be the one thing that sticks out like a sore thumb. Window well covers can actually help in a number of ways: Keeps…

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Flooded Window Wells – what do I do?

Water, water everywhere… and it’s leaking into your basement! This is not a sight that anyone wants to see when going down the basement stairs.  Sometimes it’s a once-in-a-blue-moon freak storm situation where this has not happened before. Flooded Window Wells More often than not, it’s a call to our experts by a frustrated homeowner…

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Why buy from us?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]OK, so you’ve got a home with window wells that let in precious light into your basement. Gotta cover that hole—you want to keep the little ones in your life safe and keep snow, rain, garbage, and critters out. If you are lucky, you have one of the sizes that the big box stores consider…

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Acrylic vs. Polycarbonate UV Resistant Window Well Covers

The Benefits of Polycarbonate Window Well Covers Acrylic (Plexiglass) impact strength is significantly lower than polycarbonate and is subject to stress cracking. When ice and snow sheets off building’s roof it often shatters the mass-produced big box store covers. Polycarbonate is a virtually unbreakable resin that withstands massive force. That is why it is used in bulletproof…

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Aluminum Window Well Grates

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Let’s Talk Metal! Have you been making do?  Making do is ok for a stopgap measure, but is it safe? Aluminum grates are ideal for egress and larger size window wells. Their lightweight assures that your family can escape from a hazardous situation in your basement and allows for municipal code compliance, yet they are safe to walk…

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Basement Finishing & Egress Window Well Installation

Renovated basements can be a great addition to your home. But, problems there can significantly decrease your property’s value, while cost-effective finishing work can add livable square footage, vastly increasing its value. The costs of this significant improvement project can be substantial. The national average price for a basement remodeling project can reach $2,436 –…

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