New double-pane windows give
you a host of incentives for
homeowners in Colorado Springs, one being increased
energy efficiency. No matter if you’re
exploring online or with a
specialist at a showroom, energy efficiency is a
crucial factor in the purchasing process for replacement windows.
Double-pane windows are a great option if you’re searching for improved efficiency.
Most new double-pane
windows are filled with argon, a colorless, nontoxic gas that is
denser 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’ve
likely developed a bigger
leak and the gas has been substituted with moisture.
There are a couple things that you can do to discover
if this is what’s happened:
Depending on how long your windows have been around and the conditions surrounding
the leak, it might 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 impact
your heating and cooling expenses. Stop by
the Pella Windows and Doors showroom in Colorado Springs to chat
with one of our pros and determine what your next steps should be. You can also get us on the phone at (888) 883-8364 or arrange
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 contact the manufacturer to determine if you can claim it
under your warranty.