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What to consider when looking for Replacement Windows

Replacement WindowsJELD-WEN recently surveyed homeowners about their windows and doors. Not surprisingly, 67% of homeowners admitted they need replacement windows. However, there were several factors, most significantly budget, keeping these homeowners from replacing their old, inefficient windows. But what many homeowners do not know is that their current windows could be costing them money right now…

According to Energy Star®, replacing old, inefficient windows with to Energy Star® qualified replacement windows could save you as much as 15% annually on your household energy bills. So stop telling yourself that you cannot afford replacement windows. The reality is that you can’t afford to not replace your windows!

What to consider when looking for Replacement Windows

  1. Energy Efficiency: As we already mentioned, the right replacement windows can result in significant savings. There are several things you should look for. For starters, look for the Energy Star® label. Next, look for windows with Low-E glass, a special glass coating designed to reflect infrared light, keeping heat inside in the winter and outside in the summer.
  2. Budget: Next is budget, the subject that ever homeowner loves. Figure out how much you can afford to spend on replacement windows.
  3. Style: When it comes to windows, energy efficiency is nice, but style and aesthetic appeal are still what most homeowners care about. Windows come in so many different sizes, styles, and colors. It is important to find one that meets your energy efficiency requirements, fits into your budget, and compliments the style of your home.
  4. Material: Windows come in numerous different materials, each with their own benefits. Clad-wood windows feature beautiful wood inside your home with protective metal cladding outside. AuraLast® Wood windows offer homeowners the benefits of wood without the threat of wood rot. Vinyl windows are extremely durable and energy efficient. Finally, aluminum windows are lightweight and strong. Which is right for you and your home?

Architectural Window Supply, your Baltimore JELD-WEN Dealer

Architectural Window Supply is an official dealer for such leading brand names of upscale windows as Norwood, Belisle, and, of course Jeld-Wen. This relationship with our dealers makes it easy for us to get the model and make that you want.

If you have any questions about Replacement Windows or if you wish to schedule a free consultation, please contact Architectural Window Supply by calling 410-266-5254 or visit our website! You can also follow Architectural Window Supply on Facebook and Twitter as well!

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