Article provided by: Kennedy Brothers Construction
When your windows start to show signs of wear and tear, it may be time to replace them. However, many homeowners put off these home improvements until it’s necessary. If your windows have been in your home’s exterior for more than two decades, then it’s a good idea to ensure the windows are still working correctly. If they are not working correctly, then it’s time for a replacement. Are you wondering why you should replace your windows? KB Construction has some tips for you.
Signs That You Need A Window Replacement
Are your windows fogging up? Are your windows showing signs of wear or damage? You should replace your window if you notice that your window is sagging, it means the frame is not straight but droopy. Other warning signs include:
- The glass is broken.
- The frames/sills are pliable or soft.
- There is moisture build-up in between the glass panes.
- The windows move and open without sticking or jamming.
- The windows won’t open/shut correctly, and locks won’t latch.
Homeowners can also choose to replace windows because they don’t match the style of the rest of the home. At KB Construction, we offer a variety of window styles that fit your home.
What Are The Benefits Of Windows Replacement?
Here are five benefits of replacing your old windows for people who are deliberating whether or not to do window replacement.
- Energy efficiency
It’s one of the most common benefits of replacing old windows. Upgrading to windows that are built with modern materials will improve the energy efficiency of your home, thus reducing the costs of your energy bill.
Your home is an investment. Replacing old windows with new can significantly increase the value. Also, replacing your windows should be the first thing to do when you want to sell your home and get the best price.
- Easy maintenance
New windows are easy to maintain, which means you will not have to spend much on paint or costly repairs. New windows are also designed with parts that are easy to remove and reinstall so that they can be thoroughly cleaned.
- UV protection
We all love natural light flowing into the homes, but too much of ultraviolet rays can cause fading of things inside the house. Investing in better windows can decrease fading, and thereby make your belongings last longer. Most modern windows come with glass that can block a vast majority of UV rays.
- Curb appeal
Replacement windows can upgrade your home’s exterior, and when it comes to style, there are varieties of choices to suit your tastes. Your windows can be customized with different hardware and finishes. You can create a window look that is uniquely your own and one that matches the style of your home perfectly.
Why You Should Choose KB Construction
Contact KB Construction today if you are considering window replacement in Naperville. KB Construction specializes in quality window installations in the Naperville area. With varieties of windows to choose from, we are sure you’ll find windows that match your specific needs.