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How to Prevent Storm Damage to Your Home

Living in Michigan means dealing with any (and every) type of weather. Rain, sunshine, snow, tornadoes. Anything can happen at a moment’s notice. With such unpredictable weather, you need to know how to keep your home safe from any damage. Here are a few tips: Trim any branches around your home Look at the trees […]

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10 Helpful Tips for a Smooth Moving Day

Moving is a huge step in life. Whether you’re heading off to college, coming back home at the end of the school year, securing your first apartment, or finally moving into your dream home, the big day can provide more stress than you’re expecting. Unless you are prepared! Since May is National Moving Month, we […]

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Winter Home Inspections Will Save You Money

Now that winter is in full effect, it’s time to make sure your home is prepared for the rest of the season. Wear and tear from cold weather can do a number on the outside of your home, in addition to the extra cost of heating the inside. Be sure to perform home inspections before any […]

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Checking Your Windows in Preparation for Winter

Windows are a key part of the thermal resiliency of your home. They are one of the key factors when it comes to keeping cool air out, and warm air in throughout the winter. When they aren’t doing their job, your pocketbook will suffer. Some statistics estimate that up to 40% of your energy bill […]

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Using Pella’s Design Tool To Build Out Your Home Vision

Having an idea of what you want your window or door to look like is a great place to start in the building process. However, what can help make your idea come to life is an actual image of the window or door you plan to build. Pella offers a design tool for home builders […]

Featured Wooden Window Grilles

Grilles can provide and add to a home’s architectural style. They also give the look of individual windowpanes without the extra cost of multiple windows installed. Different types offered by Pella of West Michigan will provide different looks and functions based on material and design. To find your home’s best match for window and door grilles, […]

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Featured Projects from Pella of West Michigan

Pella of West Michigan has been collecting pictures of finished projects. We wanted to highlight some of the work that’s recently been done. Nothing makes us more excited than a satisfied customer. Sharing their visions that came to life makes us incredibly proud of our work. Spring Lake, MI This past summer, Pella of West […]

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Preparing Your Windows and Doors for Fall Season

With the summer season ending and fall beginning, the temperature will be dropping and the weather changing. As a homeowner, you may have a routine down with preparing your home for the fall season. However, first-time home buyers may not know what exactly they should be taking care of. Whether you have a checklist for […]

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Pella West Michigan’s eightWest Special

NOTE: the deals and promotions offered in this video have since passed. Pella West Michigan was featured on eightWest of Wood TV! The video features Chris Eckerd, our General Marketing and Retail Sales Manager, speaking to the eightWest team about what makes Pella windows and doors different from the rest. The video includes a view […]

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4 Types of Windows You Might Want in Your New Home or Renovation

The windows in your home don’t just offer a view. In fact, they have several very important jobs, including protecting your family and insulating your home to keep the interior climate controlled. In addition, the types of windows installed in your home play a huge role in creating a certain kind of atmosphere and aesthetic […]