Month: July 2019

The Disposable House

By Scott Sidler • July 15, 2019

The disposable house

Do you remember when we used to make enduring things in this country? Solid, well-built things that would last for generations. I was too young to grow up in a time before plastics, solidly in the midst of the Replacement […]

How To: Save America’s Windows

By Scott Sidler • July 8, 2019

how to save america's windows

I’ve got an idea that might just save America’s Windows! Stick with me and hear me out because it involves you. Historic preservation is a tough business. I think any business that has societal value is tougher than ones that […]

Should You Keep Your Original Windows?

By Scott Sidler • July 1, 2019

Should you keep your original windows

You’ve got an old house. You’ve got old windows. You love them. You hate them. But should you keep your original windows? That’s the question that so many homeowners are faced with. With the push toward green building and energy […]