Replacement windows and savings in Mankato, Minnesota
As a homeowner, when you think about replacement windows, it’s not out of the ordinary to ponder their energy efficiency. Of course that is usually concentrated on the energy efficiency of the replacement windows themselves. However, with the developments in technology over the years, your replacement windows can give you much more than their own energy efficiency and could impact your monthly energy bills.
You could ask – “So how is this?”
Basically, when you invest in high-quality windows like those from Pella®, the glass and frame can work to keep heat out during the hotter months and cold out during the cooler months. Doing this means the workload on your heating and cooling equipment can be reduced as well, saving you money over time.
When you think it through, older windows that aren’t as energy efficient can make a great impact on the quantity of heat and/or air leaving your home due to unsealed windows. And that is air that you’ve already paid to heat up or cool down. That, along with the development of various glass coatings, like low-E (low-emissivity) coatings, might help lower the amount of unwanted heat that comes in to your home.
Depending on how long it has been since your home last had replacement windows installed, you may potentially be losing a lot of indoor air via unsealed and inefficient windows and around the installed window. If you’d like to see all the replacement windows you have to choose from Pella Windows and Doors, feel free to come by the Mankato showroom, give us a ring at 507-625-6933 or set up an appointment with us online through our online scheduler.