Weymouth Home Remodeler: Are Replacement Windows Worth It?

If you’re a homeowner searching for ways to make your home more attractive, comfortable, and energy-efficient, chances are that someone has told you to look into replacement windows.  The truth is that older windows (and even newer, less-than-top-quality original construction windows) can be responsible for a tremendous amount of heat loss from your home. Heating our homes is expensive.  It’s heartbreaking to think of the money wasted when up to 40% of your home’s heat escapes through leaky windows.

Weymouth Replacement Windows

Replacing old, inefficient windows with replacement windows has many benefits.  Saving money is one huge benefit: when you stop wasting heat through leaky windows, you’ll use your heating system less. That means you’ll use less fuel, and you save money! Some homeowners see their heating bill go down by as much as 25%.

We use and recommend Harvey Replacement windows and Alside Replacement windows. Choosing Energy Star replacement windows can entitle you to tax credits and rebates as well. Consult with your tax adviser. Saving money on your taxes means more cash in your pocket!

So we begin answering the question of are replacement windows worth it with an examination of the money you will save from having replacement windows installed in Weymouth. Financial considerations are important, but as we all know, money isn’t everything! There are other benefits you’ll realize when you choose replacement windows.

Today’s replacement windows are attractive. There’s a wide range of styles available, to complement your home’s design. If you were unfortunate enough to have some of those old, ugly 1960-era aluminum replacement windows on the house, being able to swap them out for a more sleek, attractive window is pretty awesome.

Vinyl-clad replacement windows are durable, stand up to the elements, and never need painting.  They’re designed for easy cleaning: a low stress maintenance routine means your house looks great all year round!