New double-pane windows give
you a variety of perks for
homeowners in Southern Pines, one being increased
energy efficiency. No matter if you’re
looking online or with a
specialist at a showroom, energy efficiency is an important factor in the purchasing process for replacement windows.
Double-pane windows are a great choice if you’re searching for improved efficiency.
Many new double-pane
windows contain argon, a colorless, nontoxic gas that is more dense than air, which provides additional
insulation from heat and cold.. However, if you note that your
windows have become “foggy” or if they have developed condensation, you may have developed a larger
leak and the gas has been replaced with moisture.
There are a couple things that you can do to discover
if this is what’s happened:
Depending on how long your windows have been around and the conditions impacting
the leak, it could make sense to start
searching for replacement windows. Insulation is one of
the most important features of your windows, and if
that is compromised it can change
your heating and cooling costs. Stop by
the Pella Windows and Doors showroom in Southern Pines to chat
with one of our pros and decide what your next steps should be. You can also give us a call at 910-444-0729 or arrange
an appointment with us online to decide what to do
- Clean the exterior and interior portion of your
glass to make sure that the condensation or fog you’re seeing is in between the glass, not on the glass.
- If you find out
that the moisture is in fact between the glass, you can contact the manufacturer to decide if it falls underneath your warranty.