If you are planning on replacing a window, or multiple windows in your home, there are options for you that will make you even more happy you did it.
Window Remodeling, replacement and Repair
When you are replacing your home’s windows, you will want to make sure that the replacement windows have a sturdy frame with reinforce corners. You also want to make sure that installer is using flashing instead of caulking to help keep water out.
Look for quality hardware on the new windows and also consider easy to operate sashes. Window construction these days allow you the ability to clean and maintain your windows inside and out by using tilting window sashes.
Remember these simple amenities while upgrading your windows. A lot of people don’t really think about tilting window sashes or between-the-glass blinds when they are shopping for a new window.
Contact Brewer Contracting, before we install your new windows, we will help you pick out the windows that best fit your needs, and also help you decide on some of the additional amenities and options that are available to you so you can take advantage of them.
Changing out the the type of window can change the aesthetic and look of the whole home.
Just changing it over from a window that opens and a window that remains closed can make a huge difference and change the air quality in the home. Replacing the windows in your home is one of the largest and most important home improvement projects you can undertake. Choosing the right windows for your home and your budget are very important as windows are a long term investment and a significant impact on both your home’s value and comfort.
Today, there are a number of high efficiency glass options on the market designed to reduce heat transfer into the home and UV radiation that can fade carpets, furniture, and other items in the home. On a cold day, low-E glass can also prevent the radiant interior heat from escaping through the glass, reducing your home heating bills.
Installing ENERGY STAR qualified windows lowers energy bills and saves you money over single-pane and even new double-paned, clear-glass windows. For a typical home, choose ENERGY STAR and save: $126–$465 a year when replacing single-pane windows. $27–$111 a year over double-pane, clear glass replacement windows.
When is it a good time to replace your windows.
When your remodeling the are or looking for a makeover
While updating your home’s look. Changing out the the type of window can change the aesthetic and look of the whole home. Just changing it over from a window that opens and a window that remains closed can make a huge difference and change the air quality in the home.
Historical Home Renovations
Changing windows in historical homes will update the energy efficiency of the home while also allowing the style to remain similar to the older windows it is replacing. There are many ways to replace a window with an more efficient version if you are able to find a company that can customize the window style for you.
Drafty windows can cause your energy bills to go up by 25%. Replacing these windows can reduce your heating and cooling bills and pay for themselves over a couple of years.