Blog Category: Window World

Window World of Joliet is Open!

An Update from The Owner: Window World of Joliet knows that many of our valued customers and potential ones have concerns about installations or free in-home estimates during these uncertain times. Window World of Joliet is continuing business as usual: installations & in-home estimates will remain scheduled and free in-home estimates will remain available. Also,… Read more »


Window World of Joliet Awards STEM Grants to Teachers

10 STEM Grants Were Given During The 2019-2020 School Year At Window World of Joliet, we believe in the power of the community. Locally-owned and operated, Window World of Joliet delivers energy-efficient windows, siding, and doors. We understand how important education is for students and are promoting the advancement of STEM education in the classroom…. Read more »


Finding the Best Window Grid Style for Your Home

Countless Options to Fit Your Taste The style of your home can play a major role in the type of grid you select. At Window World of Joliet, we offer window grids that allow for a distinctive way to add personality to your home. With so many patterns, combinations, and materials available, it can be… Read more »


Replacement Windows for Older Homes

What to Expect Many historic homes still have original windows, which makes them 50 plus years old. These windows are more than likely single-paned and do not keep in hot or cold air. Still, some homeowners believe that replacing historic windows with newer ones can devalue the historic look and feel of the home, as… Read more »


Classic-Style & Contemporary-Style Patio Doors

What’s The Difference? Giving your home a beautiful view of your backyard, garden or deck is easy with Window World of Joliet’s replacement patio doors. Bathe interior spaces with welcoming light and create a seamless transition between indoor and outdoor spaces. At Window World we offer the highest quality collection Energy Star rated patio door… Read more »


Window World of Joliet Specialty Windows

Geometric Designs & New Window Openings Curves, angles, arches, circles, ovals, octagons—Window World of Joliet offers them all. These fixed glass geometric shaped windows will enhance the architecture of any home and can be standalone or combined with other window styles to create a beautifully unique window!  Window World of Joliet is one of the… Read more »


Prepping Your Home for Winter

Get Going Now Winter is here, and there’s nothing you can do to stop it. You can, however, complete a few simple tasks now that will prolong the life of your home and even save money on the energy bills in the process. Fall is the best time of year to get your home ready… Read more »


Cold-Weather Installation

Why Cold-Weather Installation is an Option! When it comes to your home’s energy use, the winter months are some of the most expensive and unpredictable times for a homeowner. To start, one of the most common winter energy-saving tips is to seal your windows from drafts. Window World of Joliet does exactly that. Window World… Read more »


Dealing With Seal Failure & Glass Breakage

About Seal Failure: Seal failure is when condensation makes its way between the two panes of glass. This is very rare, in fact, most of the time the condensation is either on the inside or outside of the glass. Try using a cloth to clean both sides of the glass before filing a warranty claim… Read more »


How to Fix Your Broken Double-Hung Window Lock

Please review the scenarios listed below to correct your double-hung window locking problem: Unable to lock the window. Unlock the window completely. Push the upper sash upward, as far as it will move and pull the lower sash to the bottom of the window. Once both sashes are in their proper positions you will be able… Read more »