New double-pane windows provide a number of perks for
homeowners in Greensboro, one being increased
energy efficiency. Regardless if you’re
exploring online or with an expert at a showroom, energy efficiency is a critical factor in the purchasing process for replacement windows.
Double-pane windows are a great product if you’re wanting better efficiency.
A lot of new double-pane
windows are full of argon, a colorless, nontoxic gas that is more dense than air, which offers additional
insulation from heat and cold.. However, if you notice 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 a couple things that you can do to check to see
if this is what’s happened:
Depending on how old
your windows are and the conditions surrounding
the leak, it could make sense to start researching replacement windows. Insulation is one of
the most important qualities of your windows, and if
that is altered it can affect
your heating and cooling costs. Drop by
the Pella Windows and Doors showroom in Greensboro to chat
with one of our pros and figure
out what your next steps should be. You can also get us on the phone at 336-203-0576 or arrange
an appointment with us online to determine what to do
- Clean the exterior and interior portion of your
glass to make sure that the condensation or fog you’re finding is in between the glass, not on the glass.
- If you find out
that the moisture is in fact between the glass, you can get ahold
of the manufacturer to decide if you
can make a warranty claim.