homes in the Gaithersburg area offer homeowners so many distinctive
and interesting bonuses that many new homes simply can’t provide nowadays. Not only do they offer a
backstory about the area and period in which they were constructed,
they also allow you to utilize a variety
of style selections that can seem out of
place in a newer home. Of course when it’s time for replacement
windows, there’s a chance
you could encounter this dilemma. Many new replacement
windows don’t mesh with your home’s unique,
historic charm. So what should you look at when you find yourself
in this situation?
out the size of the window opening.
- Note the number of panes and their
- Try to reveal
the type of material used – this is mostly wood
for historic homes, so do some research to learn more about the period and the materials most
often used in the area.
- Try to uncover the stain or paint color for
- Write down
any distinctive identifiers that appear to be
unique to that specific window so that you can mention
them when meeting with the replacement windows team at
Pella Windows and Doors.
to taking all of these things in to consideration, do as much research as you can
on the period of the house and the houses in the area. Historical homes like those in
Gaithersburg have their own style and unique
designs that make them identifiable as being from the area. The last thing
you want to happen is to lose those charms when simply getting replacement windows.
There are a number
of replacement window options available at
Pella Windows and Doors’s Gaithersburg showroom. Stop in to see all of the options available to you so you can speak
with a pro and decide what’s best for your home.
Can’t stop by? Call 202-810-6722 or use our online scheduler and get an in-home consultation set up to
make it even easier.