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    Signs That It Is Time to Replace Your Windows

    Last updated 5 months ago

    New windows enhance the visual appeal of your home and can save you hundreds on heating and cooling by replacing old, broken, or deteriorating glass and frames. Learning to spot the signs that it’s time to replace your windows will provide you with the head start you need to take your time and get all the information necessary to choose the best type of replacement windows to enhance your home.

    Visible Deterioration

    One of the easiest signs to spot that indicates the need for new windows is visible deterioration of your current windows or frames. Is the glass of your home’s windows cracked, warped, or scratched? Do you see signs of crumbling caulk or window frames on the inside or outside of your home? Have you discovered condensation between the panes of double- or triple-pane windows? Damaged or worn windows can reduce both the curb appeal and interior aesthetics of your home. If you’re constantly trying to hide the state of your home’s windows, it’s time to consider replacing them.

    Sticky Windows
    Windows are designed to not only let in light, but provide fresh air for your home as well. Consistent trouble opening and closing your windows could signal the need to replace them. Sticky windows may be due to a variety of factors, including sashes that are painted shut, broken or worn parts, and warping of the window frame or glass. Some of these issues can be easily repaired to restore functionality. However, if you are encountering multiple sticky windows throughout your home or small repairs are not effective, replacement could be your best option to address the underlying factors causing your windows to stick.

    Are you noticing drafts, sticky windows, or visible signs of damage when you inspect the windows of your home? Wallside Windows offers affordable custom-made replacement windows installed by our experienced and highly-trained professionals You can find out more about our window, glass, and installation options by clicking through the information on our website. Call (313) 908-5243 to discuss your home’s replacement window needs with one of our friendly staff.

    The Benefits of Argon Gas

    Last updated 5 months ago

    Energy-efficient windows reduce thermal transmission between your home and your surroundings. By reducing the amount of heat that is lost or gained, these windows can minimize the costs of heating and cooling your home throughout the year. Double- and triple-paned windows consist of two or three panes of glass separated by an empty space. Filling this space with Argon gas offers increased thermal insulation and improves the performance of these windows. Argon is a naturally-occurring element that is inert, meaning it will not react with other elements or gases. Using Argon in your triple- or double-paned windows slows the process of heat transference, improving the windows’ insulating properties by several percent. This translates directly into visible energy savings through lower energy bills.

    Wallside Windows utilizes Argon gas in the construction of our windows, offering you the maximum energy-saving benefits when you choose to replace your windows with our products. You can learn more about our ENERGY STAR-certifiable replacement windows and saving money on your utility costs by calling (313) 908-5243 or checking us out on the web. 

    Why You Should Consider Low-E Glass

    Last updated 6 months ago

    There are many types of glass available for your replacement windows. Today, many building codes require low-E glass in new buildings, making it an option you’ll definitely want to consider for your home as well.

    Low-E windows reduce the amount of heat transfer between your home and the outdoor environment. Using this glass in replacement windows will keep your home warmer in winter and cooler in summer. You can see the difference low-E glass windows can make in your home and learn more about the various low-E coatings available by watching this informative video. 

    Would you like to learn more about your low-E glass options in Michigan? Contact Wallside Windows today by calling (313) 292-4400 or chat with us live on our website to get the answers you need when choosing your home’s replacement windows. You can find more information about selecting windows and glass on our blog. 

    Why You Should Leave Window Installation to Wallside

    Last updated 5 months ago

    Installing a window properly takes experience and skill. At Wallside Windows, our installers specialize in one thing only: making sure your replacement windows are installed properly the first time. Because our staff is so specialized, you’ll know you’re getting the very best in window installation without having to worry about the experience of any professional that arrives at your home. Our window installation process is fast, efficient, and comes with the support of our factory for fast replacement if anything does break. Your Wallside installers can often complete the job in just a few hours. We will make sure to protect your home and belongings during the installation process. Our goal is to remove your old windows without breaking a single pane, then install your new ones and clean up like we were never there. Your installer won’t leave until he’s sure your window fits properly and opens and closes as it should.

    Are you ready to discover the difference an experienced window installation professional can make? Call Wallside Windows of Detroit today at (313) 292-4400 to find out how we can make replacing your windows a breeze. You can also learn more about our products and services online. 

    Take a look at our latest promotion that runs through March 24, 2014! Call us today for more information.

    Last updated 6 months ago

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