With the seasons changing, it may have become clear that it’s time to update your home’s windows. It’s usually easy to tell when you’re in need of a replacement, but finding the perfect windows for you can be another story entirely. Replacing your windows will provide your home with a big boost in efficiency, reducing your home energy bills throughout the whole year. There are tons of other benefits as well; they make your home more beautiful and comfortable at the same time. Our team put together a guide to help you find the ideal replacement window option for you.
Double Hung Windows – This type of replacement window is one of the most popular types because each sash can open independently. This makes cleaning, window maintenance, and enjoying a nice breeze much easier. They’re a great option for all types of homeowners.
Casement Windows – These windows have hinges on the sides, which allow them to open wide. They are typically operated by a crank on the bottom and perfect for above the kitchen sink.
Awning Windows – Awning windows are hinged at the top, which allows them to be open while still offering privacy and protection from the elements. They’re perfect in basements, or other rooms higher up on the wall, adding additional light and ventilation to places that need it.
Selecting an Efficient Window
Homeowners today would be remiss to ignore the energy efficiency component of new windows. The right window option will help you save money on your heating and cooling bills throughout the whole year. There are so many styles out there for homeowners today, with many made from different materials like fiberglass, wood, and vinyl windows. Each material offers its own host of individual benefits, but each will vastly improve your current windows. Some window selections can even offer a different aesthetic exteriorly and interiorly, so the options are virtually endless.
No matter the type of window that you select for your home, you’ll want to make sure that you’re working with a high-quality installer. A trusted contractor will help ensure that your windows have the most efficient seal possible. Expensive windows will perform quite poorly if the installation isn’t up to snuff. To get the most out of your new windows, make sure you’re working with a contractor that you trust.
Windows are one of the most key features of your whole home. They support the protection of your home, provide it with beautiful detail, and makes your home much more comfortable. Contact our team at Bennett Contracting if you’re interested in replacing your home’s windows. We provide windows from ProVia & Marvin.