Should a Window Well be Attached to Foundation?

Should Window Wells Be Attached To Foundation?

If you’re undertaking a DIY basement project for your window wells, you may wonder if it needs to be attached to the foundation. Whether you’re just replacing an existing window well or you’re doing a huge basement renovation, you want to make sure you’re doing everything in a way that is structurally sound and up […]

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 yourself up for success with your window well installation, it’s wise to make sure you’re […]

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 provide an easy way in and out of the basement if you find yourself in […]

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 legally have to have them, make sure you know how to care and cover them […]

Window Well Height: What’s The Rule?

Window Well Height: What's The Rule

Whether you are building a new home, or remodeling an old home- knowing the requirements for windows and window well height is a must.  There are certain rules and codes to follow in Utah and beginning with these in mind will make either option seem less stressful.  What Is A Window Well? First things first. […]

Plastic vs. Steel Grate Window Well Covers

Window wells offer several benefits to your home. They allow extra natural light into your home’s basement, and they provide an alternate exit in the event of an emergency. Your basement is a more enjoyable place to live; it is also a safer place for your loved ones to dwell. On the other hand, window […]

When To Replace Your Window Well

When was the last time you checked your window wells? Learning to recognize the signs of a well-worn window well that needs replacing could save you from needing to replace more expensive things down the road. Take care of window well replacement before it has the chance to cause expensive damages to your house. Investing […]

Maintenance Tips To Make Your Windows Wells Last Longer

Prolong the life of your window well with a few easy maintenance tips. It’s much easier (and cheaper) to maintain your window wells and their liners than it is to replace them. Keep them around longer when you take care of them. 1. Clear Any Debris From The Drain. The drain that clears any water […]

Keeping Leaves Out of My Window Wells

There are so many fun things about fall—leaves changing, pumpkin carving, sweaters and hot chocolate. There are also some not so fun things about fall – decaying leaves all over your yard, cold weather and lots of rain, maybe even some snow. While you can, and definitely should, enjoy the good things about fall with […]