homes in the Monroe area offer homeowners so many distinctive
and interesting benefits that many new homes simply can’t deliver
on nowadays. Not only do they tell a story about the area and period in which they were crafted,
they also allow you to tap in to a host
of style options that can feel out of
place in a newer home. Of course when it’s time for replacement
windows, there’s a probability
you could run in to a dilemma. Many new replacement
windows don’t fit the bill of your home’s unique,
historic charm. So what should you look at when you encounter this situation?
- Determine the size of the window opening.
down the number of panes and how they are arranged.
- Try to identify
the type of material used – this is usually wood
for historic homes, so do some research to read more about the period and the materials most
often used in the area.
- Attempt to
determine the stain or paint color for
- Write down
any details that appear to be
unique to that specific window so that you can reference
them when talking with the replacement windows team at
Pella Windows and Doors.
to taking all of these things in to consideration, do as much research as you can
on the year the house
was constructed and the houses in the area. Historical homes like those in
Monroe have their own style and unique
designs that make them identifiable as being from the area. The last thing
you want to happen is to lose those charms when you’re
only getting replacement windows.
There are a variety
of replacement window options available at
Pella Windows and Doors’s Monroe showroom. Stop in to check
out all of the options available to you so you can talk
with an expert and decide what’s best for your home.
Can’t stop by? Call 203-295-4486 or use our online scheduler and get an in-home consultation set up to
make it even easier.