With all of the political rhetoric that fills the newspapers and the television, has it made you afraid to spend money? With the housing market still experiencing ups and downs, has it made you throw up your hands and say it just isn’t worth putting another dime into the house?

Everyone is longing for the good times to come again. It seems that ‘bad times’ have lasted a lot longer than the ‘good times.’ I am not sure if this feeling is factual or not. But here is what I am sure of, if we sit on our hands and do nothing, it can be compared to not making a decision at all.

I understand and appreciate that everyone’s situation is different. But if you have the economic means, now is the time to spend. And the best bang for your buck individually and economically is spending in the building products industry. This industry has so many small businesses that employ so many people. The building products industry is truly the backbone of the U.S. economy.

I’m biased towards vinyl replacement windows, vinyl insulated siding and steel doors. There are many great reasons to purchase energy efficient vinyl replacement windows, siding and new doors, here are just a handful.

  1. Energy efficient
  2. Improve curb appeal
  3. Can reduce outside noise
  4. Make your home more secure and safe
  5. Improve the value of your home

There are countless reasons to invest in energy efficient windows, siding and doors. So, don’t let the politicians, the news, even the economy get you down. Do yourself some good and the economy some good, invest in your home!