Five Benefits of Choosing Vinyl Windows for Home Window Replacement
There are many benefits in choosing vinyl window replacement for your home. There are so many factors to take into consideration that it’s hard to choose the best window replacement for your specific needs. We have compiled a list of the top 5 advantages of vinyl replacement windows as opposed to the alternatives.
1. Ease of repair and replacement
Quality vinyl window replacement can last for many years. However, accidents sometimes happen in our lives. There is no need to panic if the glass is smashed or broken accidentally. Each window has its own unique serial number. This will give the manufacturers an idea of the information they need for the replacement including size, color, glass type, and style.
Smaller parts like hinges and handles can be easily replaced. Most retailers will readily have these available for you at any time.
2. Appearance and Durability
Vinyl is designed with a smooth and shiny surface that is also flexible to allow it to be included in any type of window replacement. It can be designed in a variety of colors such as cream, brown and white. It can also be manufactured with a wood grain appearance and texture if you so desire.
You can also custom design the fittings and frames in the color of your choice. These colors will never fade nor need to be repainted. The best manufacturers will install metal parts to make sure the structure is secure so it will never break, fade or rust. Always make sure to choose vinyl windows that are not designed with cheap plastic fittings.
3. Warranty Information
High quality vinyl windows come equipped with an extensive warranty to guarantee their construction. There are many levels of warranties available, but you should opt for the Lifetime Limited Warranty as it will cover the products until you are ready to sell the property.
4. Energy Efficiency
As opposed to wooden or metal frames, vinyl window replacement offers a tight seal that prevents drafts year-round. This highly insulated feature will keep your home cool in the summer and warm in the colder winter months. This also will prevent warping and rotting of the both the internal and external seals.
To be extra efficient, some manufacturers also will provide double-sealed paneling for each specific window upon installation. A newly developed compound, low-E glass, will also help reduce energy costs by reflecting warm solar rays and still allowing the same level of brightness. The glass will also prevent the sun from your belongings from fading due to the sun’s harmful rays.
5. Low Maintenance Factor
Vinyl is a superb choice for window replacement as it does not attract dirt. You simply wipe the surface with a damp cloth so there is minimal cleaning required to keep the windows looking brand new. You have the ability to purchase windows that have a swing in sash or tilt to allow for easy cleaning of the exterior.
Window Mart has a great selection of vinyl windows for your home. Our helpful staff is ready to assist you with your window replacement needs so call us today to get started. We look forward to working with you!