Replacement Windows and Savings

Replacement windows and savings in Lewes, DE

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As a homeowner, when you think about replacement windows, it’s not unusual to think about their energy efficiency. Of course that is usually concentrated on the energy efficiency of the replacement windows themselves. However, with the developments in technology over the years, your replacement windows can provide much more than their own energy efficiency and might impact your monthly energy costs.

You might ask – “So how is this?”

Basically, when you invest in first-rate windows like those from Pella®, the glass and frame can work to keep heat out during the hotter months and cold out during the cooler months. By doing so, the workload on your heating and cooling equipment can go down as well, saving you money over time.

When you consider everything, older windows that aren’t as energy efficient can make a big impact on the quantity of heat and/or air leaving your home via leaking windows. And that is air that you’ve already paid to heat up or cool down. That, along with the improvement of various glass coatings, like low-E (low-emissivity) coatings, can help reduce the amount of unwanted heat that comes in to your home.

Depending on the amount of time since your home last had replacement windows installed, you may potentially be losing a lot of indoor air via leaky and inefficient windows and around the installed window. If you’d like to learn more about all the replacement windows you have to pick from Pella Windows and Doors, feel free to drop by the Lewes showroom, give us a call at 757-208-7052 or set up an appointment with us online through our online scheduler.