Replacement Windows and Savings

Replacement windows and savings in Birmingham, AL

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As a homeowner, when you think about replacement windows, it’s not out of the ordinary to ponder their energy efficiency. Of course that is normally focused on the energy efficiency of the replacement windows themselves. However, with the developments in technology over the years, your replacement windows can give you much more than their own energy efficiency and might impact your monthly energy expenses.

You could ask – “So how is this?”

If you break it down, when you invest in first-rate windows like those from Pella®, the glass and frame can aid in keeping heat out during the warmer months and cold out during the cooler months. Doing this means the workload on your heating and cooling equipment can be reduced as well, saving you money over time.

When you consider everything, older windows that aren’t as energy efficient can make a big impact on the volume of heat and/or air leaving your home through leaking windows. And that is air that you’ve already paid to heat up or cool down. That, along with the advancement of various glass coatings, like low-E (low-emissivity) coatings, may help lower the amount of unwanted heat that enters in to your home.

Depending on the amount of time since your home last had replacement windows installed, you might potentially be losing a lot of indoor air through leaking and inefficient windows and around the installed window. If you’d like to learn more about all the replacement windows you have to pick from Pella Windows and Doors, feel free to come by the Birmingham showroom, give us a ring at 205-236-7269 or schedule an appointment with us online through our online scheduler.