How to Know When You Need Replacement Windows

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If your home is older or has sustained damage, then it may be time for replacement windows. Windows are an important part of your home that keeps you and your family safe and comfortable. Many may not know how to tell if they need replacement windows. To help you know if you need new windows, we have provided you with some signs.

How to Know When You Need Replacement Windows

  • Drafty house – Windows when shut should not allow any air to pass through from the outside. If you can feel a draft, it’s time for replacement windows. Replacing drafty windows will likely positively impact your energy usage and help to decrease your monthly energy bills.
  • Difficult to open/close – If your windows are difficult to operate, you may want to consider upgrading to newer ones that function smoothly and easily.
  • Foggy– Foggy windows are usually caused by condensation that has seeped in between the window panes from a malfunctioning seal.
  • Outdated – Sometimes it is a good idea to replace windows just because they are outdated and you want to update the look of your home. This is a great time and opportunity to select windows that better match your style.

If you have one or more of these issues with your windows, it’s time to replace them. Give us a call at Statesville Glass & Shower Door. We are experienced and knowledgeable in windows and glass.