New double-pane windows offer a host of benefits for
homeowners in Fall River, one being increased
energy efficiency. Regardless if you’re
researching online or with an expert at a showroom, energy efficiency is a critical factor in the purchasing process for replacement windows.
Double-pane windows are a great product if you’re wanting better efficiency.
A lot of new double-pane
windows are filled with argon, a colorless, nontoxic gas that has a greater density than air, which leaves you with additional
insulation from heat and cold.. However, if you see that your
windows have become “foggy” or if they have developed condensation, it’s likely that you 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 the case:
Depending on the age of your windows and the conditions causing
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 change
your heating and cooling bills. Stop by
the Pella Windows and Doors of Fall River showroom in Fall River to chat
with one of our pros and decide what your next steps should be. You can also get us on the phone at 508-939-3464 or set up
an appointment with us online to determine what to do
- Clean the exterior and interior portion of your
glass to ensure that the condensation or fog you’re looking
at is in between the glass, not on the glass.
- If you realize that the moisture is in fact between the glass, you can contact the manufacturer to determine if you
can make a warranty claim.