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4 Ways to Add Color to Your Home This Fall

Sometimes all a home needs is a little color to bring it back to life. As the colder weather approaches, it’s the perfect time to brighten up your home. It’s been said that a little bit of color can really lift your spirits when the days have been filled with grays.

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Whether it’s a custom colored window frame, quality door, or simply some new toss pillows, there are plenty of ways to add a dash of color to your home this fall.

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1. Colorful Doors

As you may have read from our previous post, we’re all for colorful doors! We hope it’s inspired you to brighten up your entryway, and at the same time increase the value of your home. Check out the last post to learn more about the benefits of updating your front door.


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2. Colorful Siding

If you’re feeling a bit bolder you can opt for colorful siding to really change the look of your home (and be the best looking house on the block). NEXT Door & Window offers plenty of options and colors, and if you cannot find the color you’re looking for it can be custom ordered. 


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Keep in mind; our Design and Energy experts can help you create the look of your dreams with our Home Visualizer tool that allows you to try on styles before buying. So no need to worry about making such a change without knowing exactly how it will look in the end. Colorful homes truly liven up a neighborhood. Try going to Charleston, SC or New Orleans without smiling at all the color around you.

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3. Colorful Window Frames

Another creative option to spruce up your home is colorful window frames. Who said your frames have to be neutral? We have our own in-house paint and stain department to color match your project perfectly. We’re really loving the pop of color here!


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4. Colorful Interiors

If you’re not looking to change up your exteriors just yet, there are still plenty of options to add color to your everyday home.

You can brighten up the backsplash in your kitchen.

Consider investing in bright new window treatments that will make a statement.

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Even just adding in colorful toss pillows and a rug can lighten up your space.

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We’re here to inspire you and your home in this new season. We’d love to make your vision come to life! Schedule your no hassle-no pressure appointment today to get started.

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Front Doors That Add Instant Curb Appeal

A front door is more than just a point of entry, it can help boost curb appeal, transform the facade, and increase the value of your home. It truly is a great way to make an impact without the cost of an extensive renovation.

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According to Therma Tru’s “National Home Value Study”, by just replacing your front door you can increase the value of your property by $18,750. Now that’s an investment worth making!

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We know that the front door can often get overlooked, but it’s what greets your guests and gives the first impression of your home so how about we make it a good one? We’ll help you choose a style that fits your life best, and a color that will instantly freshen up the entrance.

What We Offer

Besides increasing the value of your home, our doors offer:

  • Improved energy efficiency thanks to state-of-the-art insulation channels and perimeter seals, which helps to keep your home at the ideal temperature year-round.
  • Customizable features such as screen options, hardware choices, decorative glass offerings, and different stain colors to ensure a seamless integration with existing décor.
  • Protective manufacturer warranties that back our products, as well as the five-year labor warranty that comes with all of the work we perform.

Your entryway will be getting way more than just a makeover with our quality products.

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Door Brands & Materials

We source our doors from trusted, name-brand manufacturers like ProVia, Albany Door, Infinity by Marvin, among others. We offer impressive front doors available in a variety of materials that work best with your lifestyle, including:

  • Aluminum
  • Fiberglass
  • Steel
  • And more

Regardless of the entry door material you choose, you can count on years of durability, performance, and energy efficiency. Thanks to features such as state-of-the-art insulation channels and perimeter seals, your door will help to protect your home against the elements and lessen the burden on your HVAC system, thus improving energy efficiency.

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Furthermore, our expert team can customize your door during installation to meet your preferences for appearance and functionality. You can select from a range of screen options, stain colors, and hardware choices to ensure a flawless finish that exceeds your expectations.

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We’ll help you create a door that’s custom to your style and everyday life with quality materials you can trust. Our Design and Energy experts can also help you visualize this final look with our Home Visualizer tool that allows you to try on styles before buying.

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Plus, now is a great time to renovate considering we’re offering 33% off door installations (ends 9/30/18). As always, NEXT Door & Window offers no hassle-no pressure appointments so schedule yours today

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Open House Event -Fall 2018

Join Us For An Open House Event!

When: Saturday Aug 25, 2018
Time: 9:00am-3:30pm
Where: Pick your closest showroom:

Naperville
815 E Ogden Avenue

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Home Values have grown 6.2% over the past year. (according to the Case-Shiller National Home Price Index) Replacing doors and windows has been shown to have a positive effect on home values. This is a great time to look at samples, get project ideas and speak to an expert.

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The Benefits of Bigger Windows

Choosing bigger windows goes beyond aesthetics, it offers a range of benefits for both your emotional and physical health. Not only that, but the natural sunlight can help reduce your energy bills, saving you money and helping the earth along the way. The best part of it all is that NEXT Door & Window can easily create a brighter home for you with quality products and no hassle-no pressure appointments.

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Think you don’t have enough space to choose larger windows and maximize your rooms? Our Design and Energy experts can help you create the look you’ve always dreamed of with our Home Visualizer tool that allows you to try on styles before buying.

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Some common concerns with adding more windows to a home are costs, overheating in the summer, or cold drafts in the winter. But with our energy efficient windows, low E glass options, and the ENERGY STAR® label to back it up, you can enjoy the benefits of natural light without the issues. Plus, there are many types of frames that can boost the efficiency of your new windows, match your unique style, and fit your budget!

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MORE ON THE BENEFITS

BRINGS OUT BEAUTY: When natural light fills the room, it generates a gorgeous energy that makes the room feel fresher and the colors seem brighter. A lighter and brighter room will also make it seem more comfortably spacious. Plus, rooms with bigger windows can let natural light be the main focus of the design. Grouping multiple windows together can also create the illusion of a larger space and add distinct architectural interest to your home.

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REDUCES ENERGY COSTS: Simply inviting the sun into your home can drastically reduce those energy costs. By choosing bigger windows, grouping multiple windows, skylight windows, etc. you can welcome the free energy in and lower your use of electricity. As mentioned above, NEXT Door & Window offers plenty of energy efficient window options with air-tight insulation so you never have to worry about the energy you DO use slipping out of your home.    

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BOOSTS MOOD AND HEALTH: Nowadays with the number of chemicals and bad things we’re exposed to, it’s nice to know that we can still take advantage of nature. We all know that sunshine is good at increasing your vitamin D levels and boosting your immune system, but research has also shown that it can help boost your mood and productivity! Natural light can also help you sleep better at night. With all these added benefits, it’s no question that adding on more windows is the way to go.

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We’re excited to help you get started on this natural light project. Give us a call today to set up your free appointment.

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Does Your Home Need New Siding?

Siding can drastically change the look of your home and its curb appeal. However, it’s not just about the looks. Siding is key to protecting your home in all types of climates. There are telltale signs that will show you when it’s time to get new siding for your home. Some of those include:

• Faded, cracked, loose, or blistered boards
• Hail or wildlife damage, depending on where you live
• Rotting or mold
• Feeling the drafts along the wall and having high energy bills (siding can make a big difference in eliminating drafts)
• No longer able to maintain the old siding, and need a longer-term solution

Maybe it’s not one of the obvious issues above, and the color is just outdated and you want a new look. Maybe you’re planning to sell your home, and know that updating the siding can boost the resale value. Here’s what an upgraded color can do for your home:

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Whatever the reason for new siding is, NEXT Door & Window can make the change a simple and professional experience. We carry the most popular and trusted brands in siding including James Hardie and Crane Siding. Plus, during your free consultation, you can see your finished home come to life in our Home Visualizer Tool! No second-guessing here.

Take a look at some before and after photos to get a better idea of what siding can do for your home.

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NEXT Door & Window offers plenty of options and colors, and if you cannot find the color you’re looking for it can be custom ordered. We chose our brands very carefully because we know the impact the quality of the product can have on your home. We also know that professional installation is equally important and we are dedicated to providing the best service possible.

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Crane siding offers features that elevate your home’s facade while protecting it from any type of weather. Learn more about our Crane products HERE. With James Hardie, you’ll be choosing one of the most popular sidings in America. It offers your home beauty and durability, and will also protect it in all sorts of climates. Read more on James Hardie HERE

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If you’re ready for a change or know that your home is in need of new siding, contact us today to help you start visualizing the new look. Call us to schedule your free consultation at 630-280-2748 or click HERE.

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