Windowell Blog

Should Window Wells be Filled with Gravel?

Any homeowner that has a basement is familiar with window wells. But can window wells be filled? Should they be filled? Is gravel the right way to go? You want to properly maintain your home, but window wells can be

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Where is a Window Well Drain Located?

If you have a window well in your home, you have a window well drain. It’s important to note this drain when considering how to maintain your home. There are some parts of having basement window wells that you may

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Prevent Rodent Infestations in Your Lower Level

Taking action to prevent rodent infestations in your basement can save time and extermination expenses in the future.  Mice, rats, squirrels, and other creatures attempt to find shelter from harsh weather inside the warm, dark lower level of houses. Here’s

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Do All Window Covers Need a Drain

Do All Window Covers Need a Drain?

If you have a home with a basement, you have window wells and window covers, but you might wonder, do all covered windows need a drain? As you consider the aspects of your home that need attention and maintenance, you

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Eradicating Common Basement Fire Hazards

Basement fire hazards pose a severe risk to homes across the country, and eradicating them should be a priority for any homeowner.  Basements commonly house many gas and electric-powered appliances, and it is the primary place homeowners store flammable materials

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How Deep Should a Basement Window Well Be?

How Deep Should a Basement Window Well Be

If you’re planning some renovations and find yourself wondering how deep your basement window well should be, you’re not alone!  We’ve all heard the old adage to measure twice and cut once. When it comes to making sure you’re setting

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Window Well Finishing for Your Man Cave

Window Well Finishing for Your Man Cave

  Great window well finishing can complete any space and be the cherry on top of your man cave or diva den decor. Keep reading to find out how something as simple as finishing your window wells can change your

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What Are Window Wells Made Of

What Are Window Wells Made Of?

Anyone who has a home with a basement knows that window wells are an absolute necessity to keep your property safe.  These are what make it possible to have windows that let in that beautiful, natural sunlight, and can even

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How Do You Cover A Window Well?

If you are a homeowner, chances are you have brainstormed your windows structure, as well as how to cover a window well.   For every home, window wells are part of all building codes and regulations that are mandatory. Since you

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