Does your home need new energy efficient windows? It is easy to overlook functional issues with your energy efficient replacement windows, especially if you still feel that the windows are still opening and shutting properly. Replacement windows that get stuck halfway to closing or opening, rotting frame that is not as stable as it used to and window panes that are too loose are often dismissed as “normal.” However, some of these issues may just be symptoms of a major issue that needs to be addressed quickly.
Apart from functional issues, old wood windows are also likely responsible for up to 35% of a home’s energy consumption. This is because casement windows play a major role in insulating a home and those with poor insulating capabilities are costing you more in wasted energy for heating or cooling. This is especially true for homes with single pane windows and those with aluminum frames. If you are experiencing one or more of these issues, does this mean that my window frames are rotting?
Some homeowners are more likely to put off a Pella/Renewal by Andersen/Thompson Creek window replacement project because of its upfront cost. However, the benefits of new windows makes the initial expense worth the investment. As mentioned earlier, custom windows with better insulation can cut your utility bills by as much as 35%. Restoring the functionality of your Pella Lifestyle Series window will further boost its insulating properties. Other issues such as rot in the wood frame can migrate to the house Pella Architect Series window frame and this can lead to bigger problems.
Window replacement and installation can be completed in half-a-day to a day if you hired pros from local window companies to do the job. While it is true that homeowners who are confident of their DIY skills can take on the project, they may encounter unforeseen issues that can put them in a pinch. These include bowing along the house frame, misaligned studs, non-standard sized window opening, replace all my windows and even rot on the house frame. Experienced installers have enough experience to deal with such problems and have the tools to do the job the right way. This is why it is best to leave window installation in the hands of experts and get a free estimate.
More recent bay window models often have widely available bay window replacement parts. In most cases, replacing faulty parts is all that you need to restore the functionality of your window. Making repairs on this type of windows with interior blinds can be accomplished even by those who only have limited handyman skills using basic tools.
Pocket windows often have panes that can easily be pulled from the frame. Other window models also have replacement window sashes that are also easy to replace. Even for making simple repairs, you can also opt to hire professional window installers to make sure that your replacement parts are installed properly.
Alexandria is a city in the Commonwealth of Virginia with around 100,000 residents. The city boasts of a rich history that dates back to the 1700s when the United States was still a part of the British territories. This is the reason behind the city’s diverse mix of residential structures from rustic colonial style homes to contemporary and modern house designs. It will be best to hire window installers who have experience installing windows on houses that are similar to your home.
Whether you need new energy efficient doors, patio door, sliding glass door, basement door, entry door installation, or any other kind of door, we are confident we have what you need. With seven different product lines and various way to customize your door from materials, to glass options, to hardware and finishes, you won’t need to look any further. Schedule a free door estimate for your door today!
Whenever we are installing brand new replacement windows or 3 panel sliding glass door, we do full frame replacement. What this means is that the entire window, or patio door installation, is replaced along with the frame around it. This is important because the window, or basement door installation, and its respective frame are made together in our factory to fit together perfectly – like a lock and key. This is the only way to insure a perfect installation that guarantees an energy efficient seal and does not leave space for weather to get into the open spaces created from the old frame not fitting perfectly with the new double pane vs. triple pane windows/door.
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