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5 Tips For A Spring Refresh

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This article is supplied and sponsored by Pella Windows and Doors of Philadelphia.

After a long winter, you might notice that your home is in need of a little love. Prepare your space for warmer weather with a few simple updates.

1. Pack it up
The first thing you should do to prepare for spring is pack up winter decorations and clothes. Make room for spring décor and use storage spaces in your home creatively to pack things away until next year. Who wants to see Christmas decorations in the middle of May? Not us.

2. Replace damaged screens
Let that fresh air in and keep bugs and debris out by replacing window and door screens that have holes or blemishes. Look for screens that are designed to maximize airflow and access to natural light like Pella's Vivid View® screen, specifically designed for Pella windows. This screen allows 29 percent more light into your home than traditional screens and 21 percent more airflow.

3. Scrub up those windows
Make your windows sparkle! To maximize natural light and beautify your home from the inside out, use an ammonia-free glass cleaner like PellaTM Glass and Window Cleaner. To avoid streaks and scratches, use a soft, clean, lint-free microfiber cloth or paper towel to wipe down windows and achieve maximum shine.

4. Add spring color
Adding spring color to your home can be as easy as pillow, rug and paint. For both the interior and exterior of your home, create a fresh feel with bold colors. Add decorative pillows to your living room, or paint the trim on your home's exterior for an invigorated look.

5. Refresh the patio
Harsh winter weather can leave your patio in need of a serious makeover. Repaint or re-stain your deck or patio for a clean look, and add potted flowers for a little springtime color. Choose paint or stain that complements the color of your home to create a sense of flow. Check your patio doors for signs of war or damage, and consider replacing them with beautiful French or sliding patio door options.

For more information or to schedule an in-home consultation, contact your local Philadelphia showroom.

This article is supplied and sponsored by Pella Windows and Doors of Philadelphia.


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