With the housing market as crazy as it is, you might be considering upgrading your current homes windows in order to increase value or just over all comfort to your house. Depending on the type of windows you have installed, you might already be past due for some new ones! Builder grade windows that are more than 5 years old are probably ready for an upgrade but good quality and well maintained windows can last up to 20 to 30 years!
Being in Denver, without the additional humidity it can be easier to maintain your windows longer, but that doesn’t mean you can escape the cold winters and the hot summers. With proper windows installed, your can help any pesky drafts you are experience whether they be hot or cold! Aside from any noticable drafts, you may need to replace your windowns for various other reasons. Our team can help assist you with those replacements and upgrades. Upgrading your windows can help to reduce your energy bill. Windows provide heat by letting in sunlight. LoE coatings can help keep your house cool in the summer and warm in the winter by trapping the heat or keeping it out. Drafty windows can increase your energy bill by 15-25%. Replacing windows with LoE and Argon gas can decrease your energy bill by 35-40%.
Upgrading your windows can help add value to your home without you even realizing it! Because why? What is the first thing you notice about a house? The windows! From large bay windows, to the size of windows in the kitchen, to the shutters – homeowners first notice windows on a house before anything else, even if they aren’t realizing it. Old, draft windows will deter people from wanting to buy your home, upgrading will help them realize how warm and cozy their new house in Denver can be.
If you aren’t in the market to upgrade but simply need to replace a broken window or two – our team is equipped to handle Damaged, warped, or broken windows: Some damage can be repaired, such as slight damage to weather stripping or window hardware, like handles and cranks. Foggy/ drafty/ sticking windows that won’t stay open. While repairs are possible, window replacements are always preffered to prevent future damage to existing windows.
Contact our team at Reflection Windows and Doors today to see how we can help you increase your homes value even more during this hot buying period!