Think you need new windows? Here are the top three signs that you should replace your current ones and what elements to consider when making your purchase:
Signs you need new windows
1. Safety problems
If youâ€™re windows donâ€™t shut properly or your windows are leak, you can put you and your homeâ€™s safety at stake and should consider installing new windows.
2. Poor conditions
From water leaks to humidity problems and cracked windowpanes, overall poor conditions call for replacements. Your windows are an essential part of your home, so donâ€™t let these issues go unresolved.
3. Bad insulation
Homes with cheap insulation can always benefit from a replacement. Because when your windows provide poor insulation, the energy you use to heat your home goes to waste.
Framing it right
There are a variety of materials to choose from when deciding on the right window frame. Here are some to look at:
Gone are the days of old windows that suck away your homeâ€™s energy. You want glass that is sturdy and will save you money at the end of each month. A double-pane windows with low-E glass really do make a difference in your homeâ€™s utility bills, lowering the cost of living and giving you a return on efficiency.
At Action Glass, we know the importance of energy efficient home upgrades, which is why we offer low-E energy efficient glass windows. We have been a family owned and operated full glass business for over 45 years and proudly serve Queens, NYC, Long Island, and Westchester. For more information on our glass services, call 800-24-GLASS or visit us on the web.