Do you need to replace the windows of your old or historic house despite attentive maintenance over the years? No one can really avoid the wear and tear on windows no matter how you care for them. So if you really need to replace them, just know there are more options available especially for the historic home. Here’s how you can shop for replacement windows for your old or historic house:
- First, take a good look at the windows that need to be replaced and note the features, such as the type of wood used, the type of glass used, the size and pattern of window openings, the frame size, the paint color, as well as the other decorative elements of the window.
- Next, understand what era or style your windows have been reflecting.
- Finally, look for replacement windows that maintain as much of this look and feel as the windows that need to be replaced.
The Old House Web shares these tips along with the concern for energy conservation when looking for replacement windows for older or historic houses. Read the full article here to learn more.