Should I Take Out My Window Screens for Winter?

09 Dec

As a Boise area resident, we know that you are already accustomed to making it through frigid winters with flying colors. That being said, most homeowners don’t have the time to think through every aspect of winterization. As window & door specialists, we end up getting lots of questions from customers about the proper way […]

Introducing the Agalite Transcend Shower Door Collection

04 Nov

Atkinson’s Mirror and Glass is pleased to offer a new shower enclosure collection that is sure to appeal to those looking to update their bathroom with a more modern look. The Transcend Collection from Agalite is a frameless enclosure system with unique, 2 inch exposed rollers and 1 inch diameter headers. The stainless steel components […]

Your Home Improvement Checklist for Fall

08 Sep
Fall leaves in rain gutter roof home improvement

Around this time of year, we often hear homeowners express that Fall’s cold weather is “sneaking up” on them. We can certainly understand this, but it’s important to note that the change in seasons brings about some important concerns for your home. Early fall is the best time to get a head start on home improvement projects […]

Choosing the Right Window Replacement System

26 Feb

Winter is in full-swing with below-freezing temperatures at night that are likely to keep your family huddle indoors.  Add wind to the mix and you will probably start to notice how well (or poorly) the windows work around your house. Over time, window seals, sashes and frames age and become less efficient at keeping cold air out in the […]

Caring for Broken Glass

18 Feb

Dealing with broken glass can be scary, but it doesn’t need to be dangerous. These tips are designed to help you remain safe when you find yourself dealing with broken glass. Safety should always be your first concern, and you should never attempt any work with which you feel uncomfortable, regardless of advice given here […]