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Custom Replacement Windows Will Set Your Home Apart

Posted on Wed, Apr 27, 2016

jm_112713_1686_web.jpgWhen you have a home, especially an older home, you should consider getting custom replacement windows. A custom replacement window has many advantages to "cookie cutter" replacement windows; it allows you to exactly fit a window, find the perfect window that is aesthetically pleasing, and sticking to a time period theme for your home.

Replacement Windows

Windows are a huge part of any home. They not only let light into your home, but also work to insulate it. When your old windows begin to fail, letting air escape either out of or into your home, you are doing yourself a disservice if you are not at least thinking of replacing them.

By allowing old windows to remain in your home, you will have heating and cooling bills that could be extremely expensive in order to compensate for what you are losing around your windows. It's important to consider your options of window replacement and then take a good look at custom replacement windows for increased energy efficiency.

Why Custom Windows?

You might ask yourself, why would I want to spend the extra money on custom windows. Here is your answer: to save money and make money! When you get your replacement windows custom-made, you'll not only know that you'll have a perfect fit for your home, but that it looks good as well.

Often times, especially in older homes, you may find that you have some oddly sized windows, to which there are no modern alternatives. By using custom replacement windows, you'll be able to get the exact size in order to stick with the original look of your home. Therefore, you'll be able to keep your house looking beautiful and it's architecture cohesive. 

Replacing the windows in your home is an investment, but one that will become well worth it in the end. For example, when you put in new windows, you'll be saving money on your utilities because you will not longer have air coming into your home or escaping your home through poorly fitting and old windows.

Also, if you ever plan on putting your house on the market, the money you've invested into the new windows will be recouped with an increased sale price due to the improved value of the home.

Customizable Windows Options

You have the ability to customize your replacement windows in several ways, whether it's color, wood texture, and even beautiful details within the window glass itself. For example, if you have an older home that has stained glass windows, but perhaps stained glass isn't your taste or style, then you should consider replacing them with V-Groove glass instead.

You can select from a variety of styles and patterns that will still give your home a distinctive look, while staying in line with your taste. You can also get windows with grid patterns on it, which will be perfect if you want something a little more ornate but keeping a modern twist. 

Colors and wood grains are also available to match with your home, or to make your windows stand out. No matter what you are looking for, with custom replacement windows you'll be able to find the perfect window size and style for your home.

With Joyce Factory Direct, we'll be able to help guide you through the process of getting custom replacement windows. We can also offer you advice on what would work well with your home, and what would fit and match with the architecture. It's important to be proud of your home, and windows are a great way to make your home look even more beautiful and function better for you. Set your home apart from all the other homes on the street with custom replacement windows; you'll be glad that you did. 

 

Replacement Window Buying Guide

Tags: Energy Efficiency, window replacement, custom replacement windows