Top Advantages of Window Replacement Of Your Existing Windows

Top Advantages of Window Replacement Of Your Existing Windows

If you are interested in enhancing your home’s beauty and saving some money at the same time, you are probably looking at window replacement for your outdated windows. Old windows can leak air and cost you in heating and cooling. They are difficult to maintain and clean. In the long run, they cost you money.

Learn more about how you can save money in the long run by replacing your old windows with beautiful new ones with the help of window replacement Oakville contractors in this article.

Energy and Money-Saving Benefits of New Windows

Replacing or updating your old windows with newer, energy-efficient models is one of the easiest ways to improve the look of your home, increase its value and reduce your energy costs. Heat gain and loss through windows represent 25%-30% of home heating and cooling costs.

Replacing your existing windows with the most efficient windows for your climate will improve the look and comfort of your home and save on energy costs.

Updating vs. Replacement

  • Updating

If your current windows are in good condition, you can update them to improve efficiency. Check your windows for leaks and seal them with caulk or weather stripping. This DIY project is both time and money-saving. 

Adding energy-efficient window coverings can reduce some heating and cooling loss while adding a bit of beauty.

Other options you can try include adding storm windows, adding a solar control film or adding exterior shading like an awning. 

 

  • Replacing

If your existing windows are not in good shape, your better option is to replace them with energy-efficient windows. You will have many options to discuss with your installation professional. Your local window replacement Oakville company has installation specialists to help you decide your best options.

By replacing your windows, you get to choose frame type, glazing, gas fills, and spacers, single vs. double hung, and single vs. double pane. These decisions can affect the cost, cost savings, and maintenance of your new windows.

 

  • Installation

Probably the most important aspect of installing new windows is finding the right contractor. Look for a company with a good local reputation, credibility, and quality products. 

The best windows are ENERGY STAR certified. Looking for this designation is reliable to determine quality replacement windows. Windows that are low in U-factor offer the best thermal resistance in the cold climatic regions. You should also consider the SHGC factor while selecting windows. Low SHCGs windows will restrict heat gain in warm climatic zones. 

Your local Oakville window contractors will work closely with you to determine the best options and provide the best quality replacement windows for your home. Your local windows representatives have the knowledge and expertise to ensure your new windows will enhance your home’s beauty and save you money in the long run.

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