Before you realize it, you could be dealing with windows that lack energy efficiency, are more difficult to open than they have been in the past, don’t lock properly, and just don’t look good. When you are thinking about new Davis, CA replacement windows, there are three main items to inspect before you make a final decision. Each of the items has plenty underneath it, but if you can hit the big three, you’re in good shape to make an informed decision.
If your windows aren’t performing well, that’s a clear indication that replacement windows are necessary. There are plenty of different ways to tell that windows aren’t performing as they should. If your windows are drafty or leaking air or water, for example, they aren’t performing efficiently. IF you see condensation or fogging between the panes of glass, you need new windows as well. Windows that are painted shut or hard to open or close should be replaced and if you only have single pane glass, you definitely need replacement windows. Enhance the performance of your windows with replacement windows in no time.
The second way to tell you need replacement windows is by inspecting the safety of your windows. If the windows don’t lock properly and can’t be repaired, they are a safety hazard. IF they won’t open in the event of an emergency so you can use them as an exit, that’s another sign. If they slam shut when they are open or have broken glass, replacement windows are a good idea.
Older windows will start to show their age and if you have cracks, chips, or water stains on your windows, they won’t look the way they should. You might also have an outdated style or something that no longer matches your home’s appearance. If the furniture and flooring in your home is fading, replacement windows can help with that as well.
There are plenty of other ways to tell if you need new replacement windows. Take a look at your energy bills and they will be able to tell you a lot. If you can’t get replacement parts for older windows, replacements are a good idea, so you don’t have to worry about future repairs. And so on and so forth.
If you’re still unsure as to whether or not you need Davis, CA replacement windows, contact the window professionals at Southgate Glass by calling (916) 476-8396 for a consultation. We can go over more ways to tell if you truly need replacement windows and we can even come to your home and assess your situation in person. We won’t tell you anything we wouldn’t recommend for our own house. You can also stop by with your questions or to look at replacement windows in our showroom. We’re located at 6852 Franklin Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95823 and we’re always happy to show you around and point out different features.