Upgrades to your home aren’t hard to come by. If you walk through any home improvement store, you’ll find all sorts of products just begging to be taken home and installed to make your home appear larger, nicer, etc. Something that many of us don’t gravitate towards in those home improvement stores, however, are new home windows. New home windows are a great investment for most any home, especially older ones that are lacking a pane or two of glass. If you are wondering about new home windows, here are a few ways to determine if you need new ones.
- Do your windows leave you with a draft when it’s chilly? If your windows feel very cold to the touch during the wintertime or you can feel a difference in the air around your windows, then it might be time to look into new home windows, especially in the living spaces. Condensation around your windows when it is cold or even frost are also a sign of poor windows.
- Are your energy bills rather high? While a lot of factors affect the final price of your energy bills, home windows are a large component of what makes your energy bill higher or lower during the changing seasons.
- Are your windows original to the house? Windows that came with your house are going to be less efficient than new home windows. If your home is over a couple of decades old, you might want to consider new home windows.
To learn more about home windows and if they are right for you, please give us a call here at Statesville Glass & Shower Door to learn about our new home window options.