Its National Home Improvement Month

May is National Home Improvement Month and there is no better time to take care of your windows and doors… whether you’re installing new windows, new doors or adding replacement windows to your home, American Window Systems is there to help! The experts at American Window Systems recommend a thorough “check-up” and cleaning of windows …

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Window Safety Tips To Keep Children Safe

“I fall really, really far.” That’s what Dylan Hayes, age 4, had to say in March after he fell out of a window three stories off the ground. The Colorado child is fortunate to have landed on his feet and only required an overnight stay at a local hospital. Dylan’s mother had moved the couch …

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American Window Systems Servicing Your Community!

We offer our Window Replacement and installation services in the following cities and communities: Napa Valley Marin County Contra Costa County Sonoma County

Marin County 1 Year Anniversary! just celebrated their 1 year anniversary. American Window Systems has been providing quality Windows and Doors to residence of Marin County for over 35 years. If you would like to have a free estimate or need help deciding what options are best for you. Call us or fill out the form on the right.

Simonton Windows Ranks #1 in Quality in 2013 Builder Brand Use Study

We are excited to announce a fantastic start to the 2013 New Year–Simonton Windows has been ranked #1 in Quality in the 2013 Builder Brand Use Study sponsored by Builder magazine! As you know, this is not the first time Simonton has received this high ranking in Quality. However, achieving this highly regarded industry accolade …

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What is Low-E Glass?

If you are actively shopping for windows, you have probably seen the phrase “low-e glass” pop up several times. So what exactly is low-e glass? Low-e glass, officially called low emissivity glass, is a type of glass that is treated to decrease the amount of heat that is transmitted through your window into your home. …

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Attractive Basement Windows

When you think of basement windows, the first thing that comes to mind is probably a bland, ugly little window that provides little natural lighting and poor ventilation. Fortunately, if you are looking for replacement basement windows, there is good news. Today’s replacement basement window selections offer a lot more versatility and better aesthetics than …

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Vinyl vs. Wood Windows

What is the difference between vinyl and wood windows? Should I install vinyl or wood windows? These are common questions that we often receive, so we are going to address the many ways in which our vinyl and wood windows are similar and how they are different. Wood vs. Vinyl Materials Wood and vinyl are …

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What is a Bay Window?

Bay windows are multi-piece windows that typically extend outward from the exterior wall of a home or business. Although they can be used, and are commonly found, on all styles of home, they are most often found on Victorian or other traditional styled homes. Bay windows are popular for many reasons, but mainly because their …

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