Window Installation: What’s the Best Method for my Home?

Replacement window installation methods

You finally decided on the perfect window for you and your home. You have found a fabulous installer to put in your new replacement windows.  Now, how do you decide the best method for installing those replacement windows?  Here are some pros & cons for...


Window Replacement Project Takes on a Classic "Doggy Door"

Derek Williamson, owner of the contracting company DSW, brought this innovative window replacement project to us in the design phase of the remodel.  He has been using Marvin Windows for his window replacement projects for quite some time and knew that Marvin Windows & the window designers at...


Best of Houzz for Customer Service in Windows and Doors

The team here at Franklin Window and Door has just been named Best of Houzz 2016 in the category of Customer Service for windows and doors in central Indiana. By a combination of both customer review quantity and quality, we have been able to excel and receive this much appreciated award. And,...


Franklin Window and Door's Trip to Provia


The Franklin Window and Door team at the Provia manufacturing plant. From left to right: Kate Ellison, John Mannion, Cori Brown and Scott Brown.

2016 Indianapolis Home Show & Marvin Windows

We here at Franklin Window and Door want to thank all of those that were involved in making the Indianapolis Home Show such a success this year! It was truly an honor being showcased among so many expert businesses and innovative entrepreneurs.


Aluminum Clad Windows and the Differences

There are a lot of things to consider when choosing the right window for a home. Of course, aesthetics, shape and utility are critical in any window buying process. But, if we take a deeper look and consider the structural components of aluminum clad windows, we can begin to see some substantial...


Where to buy exterior doors, Lowes, Menards or Home Depot?

Where do I buy my new front entry door?  Lowes, Menards or Home Depot?

That is a great question and yes, that might be the perfect place to find your new entry door.  They have a great selection of full-size displays where you can really touch and feel the exterior doors. They have a large...


How Do I Buy a New Front Entry Door?

Buying that perfect  door, designed just for you.

I want to replace my front door with a new one, but I don't know where to begin? One of the most common comments I hear from my customers is that “my current door is really ugly” or “it lets in a lot of cold air.” I want a new front door but I...


Where Window & Door Design Meets Quality

There is art and beauty all around us, even in the places we often overlook. Art does not have to be as profound as a 10 foot painting, or as loud as a symphonic composition. No, it can be something as common, yet timeless as the architecture of a historic building, or the furnishings inside a...


Whats New With Casement Windows

Marvin is continuing to offer the most innovative and scenic windows to date with their continued promotion of the Marvin Ultimate Casement window. This top of the line casement window model excels in every area. Most notably, it happens to be the largest casement window on the market. The...


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