homes in the Santa Fe area offer homeowners so many special
and interesting bonuses that many new homes simply can’t offer nowadays. Not only do they provide a backstory about the area and period in which they were constructed,
they also allow you to use a variety
of style selections that can feel out of
place in a newer home. Of course when the time comes for replacement
windows, there’s a chance
you could run in to a dilemma. Many new replacement
windows don’t match up with your home’s unique,
historic charm. So what should you look at when you run in to this situation?
- Decipher the size of the window opening.
down the number of panes and their configuration.
- Try to identify
the type of material used – this is mostly wood
for historic homes, so do a bit of 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 details 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 Southwest.
to accounting for all of these things, do as much research as you can
on the year the house
was constructed and the houses in the area. Historical homes like those in
Santa Fe have their own style and features that make them identifiable as being from the area. The last thing
you want to happen is to get rid of those charms when you’re getting replacement windows.
There are a host
of replacement window choices available at
Pella Windows and Doors Southwest’s Santa Fe showroom. Stop in to check
out all of the options available to you so you can chat
with an expert and decide what’s best for your home.
Can’t stop by? Call 505-373-1286 or use our online scheduler and get an in-home consultation set up to
make it even more stress-free.