Replacement windows provide more than a refreshed look and natural light. In this blog, we’ll discuss the benefits of replacement or new windows and help you understand how to gain the most from your investment.
In increase in home value
It isn’t any surprise that there are expenses related to home improvement upgrades and projects, yet homeowners may rest assured knowing that window replacement jobs may have a huge payoff. As a matter of fact, according to Remodeling 2020 Cost versus Value Report, vinyl windows may return homeowners over 73 percent of the project price upon resale. Some potential home buyers may turn away if they know that a property’s windows have to or are close to requiring replacement. If you are undecided about updating the windows on your house, do not wait until you are prepared to sell — appreciate the benefits of new windows while you’re living there — then sit back and watch the return on investment roll in.
An improvement in energy efficiency
New windows might reduce wear on your air conditioner and furnace, helping to save money by improving your residence’s energy efficiency. ENERGY STAR® windows help reduce energy expenses, protect our environment and enhance the comfort of your house.
Vinyl, fiberglass, and wood windows all are available in energy-efficient solutions. Wood is a natural material with low conductivity, meaning a wood window frame has minimal heat transfer and naturally insulates. Fiberglass windows can stand up to extreme temperature fluctuations, which makes them great solutions for diverse climates. Vinyl windows, which contain several insulating air chambers, assist in keeping your house cool in the summertime and warm during the winter.
Research has shown that noise pollution may endanger your health. Thankfully, replacement or new windows assist in combating the noise we live with on a daily basis by offering a more restful environment. Triple-pane glass and insulating frames may assist in reducing the noise from barking dogs, lawn mowers, and traffic. This means more peace and quiet for you and fewer naptime interruptions.
If you’re looking for a home improvement contractor that has the experience and knowledge to make your vision a reality, contact Chattanooga Exteriors at (423) 389-4283 or email us at [email protected] to schedule a consultation.