Why Should I Replace My Old Windows?
Windows are often the last thing homeowners think about when it comes to home improvement, especially in the face of more exciting and fun projects like redoing a kitchen, bathroom or putting in hardwood flooring. Outdated themes or 1970s colors are practically begging for a fresh look, and windows are a key ingredient to that fresh look. But a new look is only part of the story, consider this:
Home replacement windows can add significant value to your house just by improving your energy efficiency. After all, the Energy Information Administration (EIA) estimates that as much as one-third of the average home’s heat loss occur through windows and doors! A 2008 research study conducted by “Remodeling Magazine” estimated that the average homeowner would receive a 93 percent return on his investment of replacing his windows.
Other reasons to replace old windows:
- Make your home more comfortable in both winter and summer
- Reduce outside noise making your home more serene
- Enhance the beauty and curb appeal of your home
- Replacing windows is one of the easiest projects you can undertake. Installation can often be performed in one day.
The hardest part is getting started – that’s why Los Osos Glass is here to provide answers to your questions.