When you buy a home in Sacramento, CA, you are very excited. You might also be rather enthusiastic and perhaps just a little bit afraid. New homeowners are always excited to have a space of their own. But depending on the type of home you buy, it might be a few years before you need to do any maintenance. On the other hand, it might be a few years before you can afford any maintenance. And choosing the best window replacement has not occurred to your mind.
One area of the house new homeowners don’t think about after moving in is the windows and doors. But having energy-efficient windows and doors will lower monthly heating and cooling bills and give you the security you want in a new home. Even in newer homes, the windows and doors might be construction grade, which quickly fails and may cause issues. If you have an older home, make sure the windows and doors are inspected before you move in and that they all have good locks.
As you settle into your new home, check out the windows and doors and make sure they shut and lock properly. If you feel the wind or heat coming through them, you might want to think about a solution. You could replace the caulking for example, especially if it’s dry and crumbling. If you have wood windows, check the paint. If it is peeling and weathered, scrape it off and paint the windows again. If you can’t fix the issues in a simple manner, put your Sacramento, CA replacement windows on your to-do list.
If you decide that replacement windows are the way to go, either now or in the near future, you might wonder where you should buy them. There are plenty of window companies on the market and the options are almost endless. Before you look into custom replacement windows, make sure you find the right company with which to work so you can assure quality over anything else. Windows are often a one-time purchase so you want to get something high in quality, but also within your budget. If you want custom window replacements, you can’t go wrong getting help from Southgate Glass.
Southgate Glass has been in business long enough to know quality windows inside and out. We would love to show you pictures of our past projects and we are happy to provide references so you can talk to some of our customers yourself. It’s a big decision so don’t just take our word for it. Search around online for reviews and check with the Better Business Bureau until you feel comfortable with the kind of installation and products we can offer you. When you’re ready, call Southgate Glass at 916-476-8396 for a free consultation and estimate. You can also stop by and see us in our showroom at 6852 Franklin Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95823 to browse products in person.