Posts Tagged ‘buying doors’

So far so good!

applauseWell what do you know? The contractor doing the door install called me this morning. The woman was super pleasant, and I am scheduled for my appointment next Tuesday! I think I’ll put in a placeholder post right now šŸ™‚


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Am I a glutton for punishment?

installerOK, so it’s been a while since my last experience with The Home Depot Home Services, andĀ I’ve decided to give them a try again.

This time I need a new storm door and a new slider for my family room. The guy at the doors/windows services desk was very helpful, and seemed to know their products really well, so the purchase part was pretty easy. I cheaped out on the slider and bought the American Craftsman 50 series (without blinds), and spent more on the Anderson 2500 storm door with brass hardware.

As with last time, I gave him a great big heads-up that I’d be publishing my experience, and that the last time was a train wreck, but he didn’t seem too worried. My guess is because once he sells the doors to me & writes up the order he never has to see me again….

TheĀ installer isĀ supposed to call me for an appointment to measure & give me an estimate, and the installation should be about a month later. Suspect that holding my breath may be a bad idea….

UPDATE: I just got a text message fro Home Deport that says “Txt YES to get Service Order Updates from Home Depot”, so I texted YES. Mostly just curious as to whether I’ll actually get anything or not….

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