New double-pane windows give
you a number of benefits for
homeowners in Kingston, one being better
energy efficiency. Regardless if you’re
looking online or with a
specialist at a showroom, energy efficiency is a critical factor in the purchasing process for replacement windows.
Double-pane windows are a great option if you’re looking
for increased efficiency.
Many new double-pane
windows are full of argon, a colorless, nontoxic gas that is more dense than air, which offers additional
insulation from heat and cold.. However, if you notice 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 two things that you can do to check to see
if this is what’s occurred:
Depending on how old
your windows are and the conditions impacting
the leak, it may 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 change
your heating and cooling expenses. Come by
the Pella Windows and Doors showroom in Kingston to talk
with one of our team members and determine what your next steps should be. You can also give us a call at 845-663-1025 or set up
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 contact the manufacturer to find out if you
can make a warranty claim.