New double-pane windows give
you a number of benefits for
homeowners in Owensboro, one being better
energy efficiency. Regardless if you’re
looking online or with an associate 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.
Most new double-pane
windows contain argon, a colorless, nontoxic gas that has a greater density than air, which leaves you with 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 bigger
leak and the gas has been substituted with moisture.
There are two things that you can do to discover
if this is the case:
Depending on the age of your windows and the conditions surrounding
the leak, it could make sense to take a look at replacement windows. Insulation is one of
the most important features of your windows, and if
that is inhibited it can affect
your heating and cooling bills. Come by
the Pella Windows and Doors showroom in Owensboro to speak
with one of our experts and decide what your next steps should be. You can also get us on the phone at 270-684-3028 or set up
an appointment with us online to determine what to do
- Clean the exterior and interior portion of your
glass to ensure that the condensation or fog you’re looking
at 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 find out if you
can make a warranty claim.