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How to find energy efficient replacement windows in Northern Virginia, VA

How to find energy efficient replacement windows in Northern Virginia, VA

Coming to the realization that it’s time to start looking for replacement windows is something that most homeowners have to deal with at one point or another. Luckily, the windows made today can offer a lot more benefits that the one’s you’re replacing. Sure, they may not be 40 year old windows, but there have been numerous improvements even in the last 10-15 years that can help you increase your home’s energy efficiency. So what should you keep an eye out for when you’re searching for energy efficient replacement windows? Here’s a small list that the team at Pella Windows and Doors in Northern Virginia put together for you to read:

  1. Select the right glass. There are a few pane possibilities for you to consider when selecting replacement windows, but the most important thing to remember is their energy efficiency. When it comes to Pella® windows, double-pane glass gives you almost double the insulation that single-pane does, and if you want even better energy efficiency, there is triple-pane glass.

  2. Professional installation. To truly get the performance you expect from your replacement windows—like energy efficiency and improved comfort—proper installation is crucial. Even the best-performing window or door is only as good as its installation. A Pella Expert InstallerSM, who is re-certified every year to install Pella products, will lead your installation to help make sure your products are installed correctly.

  3. Coat accordingly. With the number of Low-E (Low-Emissivity) glass coatings available, you can ensure that your new replacement windows are defending your home properly. And when you strategically select your glass coatings, your energy efficiency can see enhancement. From coatings that reflect heat in the summer to others that halt harmful UV rays, one of the pros at Pella Windows and Doors can help you find the best coating for your replacement windows.

These three tips work as a primer for identifying your replacement windows, but if you’d like to get a better idea what the variety of choices look like, stop by the Pella Windows and Doors showroom in Northern Virginia. Whether it’s a question about which material type is ideal for your home or you’d like to see your possibilities up close and in person, feel free to give the experts at Pella Windows and Doors a call at 571-292-3519 or arrange an in-home consultation using the online scheduler.

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