New double-pane windows provide a host of benefits for
homeowners in South Burlington, one being increased
energy efficiency. No matter if you’re
looking online or with an expert at a showroom, energy efficiency is a
crucial factor in the purchasing process for replacement windows.
Double-pane windows are a great choice if you’re looking
for increased efficiency.
Many new double-pane
windows are filled with argon, a colorless, nontoxic gas that is more dense 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 larger
leak and the gas has been substituted with moisture.
There are a couple things that you can do to determine
if this is the case:
Depending on how long your windows have been around and the conditions surrounding
the leak, it may 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 impact
your heating and cooling expenses. Drop by
the Pella Windows and Doors showroom in South Burlington to talk
with one of our experts and determine what your next steps should be. You can also give us a call at (802) 557-0429 or arrange
an appointment with us online to decide what to do
- Clean the exterior and interior portion of your
glass to make sure that the condensation or fog you’re seeing 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 find out if you
can make a warranty claim.