New double-pane windows offer a variety of perks for
homeowners in Providence, one being increased
energy efficiency. Whether you’re
looking online or with an expert at a showroom, energy efficiency is an important factor in the purchasing process for replacement windows.
Double-pane windows are a great option if you’re wanting increased efficiency.
A lot of new double-pane
windows contain argon, a colorless, nontoxic gas that is more dense than air, which offers additional
insulation from heat and cold.. However, if you note that your
windows have become “foggy” or if they have developed condensation, you’ve
likely developed a bigger
leak and the gas has been substituted with moisture.
There are a few things that you can do to check to see
if this is the case:
Depending on how long your windows have been around and the conditions impacting
the leak, it may make sense to take a look at replacement windows. Insulation is one of
the most important qualities of your windows, and if
that is inhibited it can change
your heating and cooling expenses. Come by
the Pella Windows and Doors showroom in Providence to chat
with one of our experts and decide what your next steps should be. You can also give us a call at 508-413-3004 or set up
an appointment with us online to decide what to do
- Clean the exterior and interior portion of your
glass to ensure that the condensation or fog you’re seeing is in between the glass, not on the glass.
- If you determine the moisture is in fact between the glass, you can get ahold
of the manufacturer to find out if it falls underneath your warranty.