Energy Efficient Replacement Windows

How to find energy efficient replacement windows in San Antonio, TX

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Coming to the realization that it’s time to start doing research for replacement windows is something that most homeowners have to deal with at one point or another. Luckily, the windows created today can provide a lot more perks that the one’s you’re replacing. Sure, they may not be 40 year old windows, but there have been a lot of 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 little list that the team at Pella Windows and Doors in San Antonio put together for you to read:

  1. Pick the right glass. There are a few pane possibilities for you to consider when selecting replacement windows, but the most important thing to take note of 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, we have triple-pane glass.

  2. Professional installation. To truly get the benefits you desire from your replacement windows—like energy efficiency and superior comfort—proper installation is essential. 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 certain that your products are installed correctly.

  3. Coat accordingly. With the various Low-E (Low-Emissivity) glass coatings available, you can make certain that your new replacement windows are defending your home correctly. 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 stop harmful UV rays, one of the experts 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 options look like, stop by the Pella Windows and Doors showroom in San Antonio. Whether it’s a question about which material type is perfect 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 (210) 361-3496 or arrange an in-home consultation using the online scheduler.