One look at the windows is all it takes for the homeowner to realize a change is in order. Now the question is what type of replacement windows would be best. Many people find that they like the benefits offered by Vinyl Home Windows in Washington DC. Here are some examples to consider.
Ease of Installation
There is no doubt that vinyl home windows in Washington DC are easy to install. The components are lighter, a characteristic that makes it simple to move them into position and secure them in place. Once the old windows are out of the way, it won’t take long to have the vinyl window properly aligned and secured.
Wood window sashes can warp over time. That makes it difficult to raise and lower the sashes when the mood strikes. By contrast, the vinyl windows will not warp. They will work just as well a decade from now as they do on the date of installation.
Lower Energy Costs
The design of Vinyl Home Windows in Washington DC ensures that the amount of air seepage and temperature transference is kept to a minimum. That’s important since more control over these aspects will translate to lower energy consumption during every season. Since it takes less energy to keep the home at a constant temperature, the monthly power bills will be lower. Over a period of a few years, the savings will just about cover the cost of the new window installation.
Forget About Painting
Applying a fresh coat of paint to wood window sashes and frames is not something most homeowners look forward to with glee. With vinyl windows, there’s no need to paint. The color is embedded in the material and is fade-resistant. Since the windows will never need painting, that leaves more time for other things.
Before making a final decision about new windows, contact us today. A contractor will visit the home and make an assessment of the current windows and what replacements would do for the homeowner. It will not take long to compare pricing and benefits, and come up with the option that is in the best interests of the client.