How Do You Cover A Window Well?

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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 […]

What To Do About Leaking Window Wells

A leaky window well can cause many issues for a homeowner. It can damage your home’s foundation, your basement, your belongings, and even the window. Not only is this incredibly frustrating and disheartening, but it can also cost you thousands and thousands of dollars in repairs.  So, what should you do about leaky window wells? […]

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 […]

How a Window Well Liner Can Transform Your Basement

The first step to transforming your basement is adding window wells and lining those wells. With the pairing of a window well and a polished liner, basements are given a lighter and more polished feel. Bring in some natural lighting and create a beautiful scene with a personalized window well. Avoid the dark and damp […]

When Do You Need to Replace Your Window Well Liner?

What a Window Well Liner Does Window wells are naturally a dark place as they are located underground. The retaining well placed around a basement window to push back the surrounding ground—known as the window well—is prone to dirt and damage because of its location. Window wells are often made of steel but can also […]

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 […]

Window Wells Help Prevent Snow Pack Leaks

Window Wells Help Prevent Snow Pack Leaks

Your window well can play an integral role in preventing basement and foundation leaks from snow packs, and it can discourage melting snow from creeping into your home’s lower levels.