Not sure if it’s time to replace the windows in your home? Here are some thoughts from our local experts when trying to decide!
Typically, homes that were built before 1970 have windows made from old growth wood, allowing them to resist moisture and decay.
Windows in homes built since 1970 are poorly constructed. It was about this time that builders began to think cheaper is better, and started installing windows more susceptible to moisture. These windows are not worth the money to repair, and it is more cost effective to just replace the windows altogether.
Vinyl is an excellent, all-around choice when it comes to replacing your windows! Vinyl replacement windows installed by Tristate Roofing & Remodeling won’t rot or require endless painting like wood windows. The TriState area is known for its humid climate during those warm summer months, which makes damage to the old wooden windows more frequent; vinyl windows on the other hand is resistant to extreme weather conditions they won’t fade, chip, warp or pit!