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Windows worth investing in - Windows Hawaii | Hawaii Renovation

Windows worth investing in - Windows Hawaii | Hawai...

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Be a savvy window shopper - Windows Hawaii | Hawaii Renovation

Having a tough time choosing windows for your home? There are several factors to consider when window shopping. Here are a few must-haves to include on your list.


Transparency in window shopping - Windows Hawaii | Hawaii Renovation

For a man who sells windows, general manager Mario Garcia is as transparent as they get. “I thought, how am I going to sell windows? I’m too honest to be selling,” said Garcia, laughing. Honesty, along with loyalty and integrity, are values he instills in his staff members at Windows Hawaii, a division of 26-year-old Californian company Northwest Exteriors. And it seems to be working for him. Garcia said 50 percent of his sales are from referrals. “We have plenty of happy and returning customers.” In fact...