You just know when it’s time to replace your old windows. Maybe it’s drafty in areas of the house, energy bills are too high, windows look worn, some don’t even work anymore. Maybe a few have to be held up with small sticks to let in the breeze. Or, maybe your windows are not very old, but they’re not energy efficient, or they’re inadequate for home comfort or weather conditions in your area. So, you need to buy replacement windows. But, finding the ideal replacement windows is not always as simple as recognizing the need for them. Here’s some information on how to find the best replacement windows in Arizona for your needs.
Explore Window Styles
Replacement windows are available in many beautiful styles, materials, and configurations. Adding the right window style to a room can bring the living area an entirely new look and afford greater enjoyment of the space. Gorgeous new replacement windows can also add style to your home’s exterior, for increased curb appeal and property value.
Popular replacement window styles in Arizona and throughout many areas of the country include awning, casement, sliders, double-hung windows, bay windows, custom picture windows, and others. Most window styles can be produced with any one of the most popular high-quality frame materials, such as wood, aluminum, virgin vinyl windows. Consider double-pane window replacements, to add an extra measure of durability and insulation quality.
Select Quality Materials
As a homeowner, of course, you want the best quality windows for your residence, and you want a wide selection of models that can help minimize energy costs and improve comfort. Windows are a central design component and comfort factor in a home, and they are a significant investment. So, be careful in selecting product sources and installation services for your replacement windows.
There are some window replacement contractors who deal in low-grade products, poorly manufactured with substandard materials. Research to ensure that the replacement window contractor you choose uses only top-quality window products from the most reputable and well-established manufacturers.
Consider the advantages of Low-E glass, for UV protection, increased energy efficiency, and reduced condensation. Explore the benefits of other glass-type options for various areas of your home, based on the kinds of activities for which the spaces are used. Your window company can provide insights into practical options of glass and window frame materials for use throughout your home.
Focus on Function and Design
Your home’s windows should be durable and well installed, to resist any weather conditions that may impact the exterior of your home. Your replacement windows should also be a beautiful asset to each interior space, and they should increase your home’s curb appeal, and contribute well to your property value. Fortunately, it’s simple and affordable to accomplish both important objectives.
Work with your replacement window contractor to select the ideal option for each window replacement to fit your preferred style and the interior and exterior character of your home. Your replacement window specialist can also help you create custom windows, personalized to suit your unique design tastes.
For example, you may prefer windows to complement sleek ultra-modern architecture with window styles that let in floods of natural light, or you may want to preserve the historic character of a beautiful older southwestern style home. Or, you may want to bring the outdoors in, with slider windows, or casement windows that offer ideal functionality for maximum air circulation.
Choose a Reliable Installer
To help ensure that your new replacement windows perform worry-free for many years to come, you should work only with the very best experts in window installation Phoenix has available to you. Ideally, you can work with your window manufacturer’s factory-direct installation services. If not, then be sure to do your research.
Make sure you choose one of the most reputable and well-established replacement window installation providers in your area. Confirm insurance coverages for property liability and workers compensation coverage, if applicable. Ask to see the certificates for their policies, and check the dates on the documents. (This is standard procedure for construction contracting, so contractors are accustomed to being asked to email, fax, or show these two documents in person.) Ask for and check references.
Energy Shield Windows and Doors, Phoenix AZ
Energy Shield is Arizona’s leading provider of replacement windows and doors. Our windows and doors are specifically engineered to withstand the Arizona desert climate. They are designed to reduce heat, dust, and noise from entering your home.
Our installers are all factory trained and industry certified. We offer among the industry’s highest quality products and best warranties, and our team of installation experts are fully committed to our customers’ complete satisfaction. Se habla español.
Just a few of the many benefits we offer our customers include:
- Earthwise and Energy Star products, to reduce energy bills
- Certified General Contractor
- A+ Member of BBB
- Special offers for savings on top-quality windows
- 0% financing, with approved credit
For More Information About Replacement Windows and Doors in Phoenix AZ
To learn more about our replacement windows, contact The Energy Shield Window & Door Company, Phoenix Arizona at (623) 936-3758, to schedule your free no-pressure, in-home quote, or browse our online gallery.