How to Measure for Replacement Windows

Replacing windows can be a tough task, but it’s something with which just about every homeowner must contend. Newer window designs not only help to deliver an appealing and modern facelift to the property but can also provide added security and reduced energy bills. It’s also a project that many may choose to tackle themselves 

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Central PA Food Bank

october 2021   Molly L. “Volunteering at the food bank was an awesome experience and I would definitely volunteer there again! I really appreciate how the Central PA Food Bank serves our local community and educates volunteers on signs that their neighbors may be hungry even if they do not want to ask for help.” 

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8 Bathroom Cleaning Tips

Wondering how to clean your bathroom properly? In this post, we’ll outline great bathroom cleaning tips to get your toilet, bathtub, shower, countertops, and more sparkling!  Clear Items from Your Surfaces Before Cleaning  To make your life much easier, make sure to clear items like toothbrushes, bottles, brushes, and more from the surfaces you’re planning to clean. 

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How to Decorate a Small Bathroom

Decorating a small bathroom may seem like a challenge due to spacial limitations, but there’s no reason to despair. You may not be able to make it any bigger, but you can sure maximize the space you’ve got.   Half baths can be great to have in your home, but successfully decorating a small bathroom 

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Why You Should Consider Door Sidelites

Ever look at a home, enamored, and wonder what makes it stand out? Chances are the home features door sidelites. Sidelites are framed windows that can be placed on the sides or above your front door. In this piece, we’ll detail how sidelites can improve home aesthetics, how to choose colors, styles, and materials, how sidelites impact security and privacy, and how to fit them into 

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Hullco Joins the West Shore Home Family

West Shore Home – Now Serving Chattanooga & Knoxville TN Having recently acquired Hullco, West Shore Home is excited to announce we’ll be offering bath, shower, door, and window remodeling services to the Chattanooga and Knoxville regions of Tennessee. The staff at Hullco dedicated themselves to making life better for their customers. We plan to 

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You’ve Booked a Window Replacement. Now What?

Whether it’s a project you’ve been putting off for a while or one you just recently noticed needs to be done, you’ve taken that giant first step of scheduling a window replacement. So now what? How do you prepare for new window installation? You may have a few days or even weeks before the installation 

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Project Spotlight: Walk-In Shower Remodel in St. Petersburg, FL

West Shore Home helped this customer update their old outdated bath with a new shower that could provide accessibility and style. Notice the low threshold step for ease of getting in and out, as well as the grab bars and bench. The new shower is not only beautiful, but highly functional for accessibility needs as 

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Highlights from the Consumer Reports Window Buying Guide

Consumer Reports, one of the most trusted names in unbiased product reviews and ratings, provides a comprehensive guide to buying replacement windows for your home. Below, we’ve outlined some of the most salient tips and takeaways from the most recent version of the guide. WHAT KIND OF WINDOW FRAMES ARE THE BEST? According to the 

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How To Insulate Your Old Windows For Winter

Window insulation should be on the mind of every homeowner in the winter months, particularly those who live in older homes. There’s a lot to love about living in an older building, but, while many older homes boast fine craftsmanship, they were not built with the same energy-efficient materials as modern-day homes, nor were they 

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