New double-pane windows give
you a variety of perks for
homeowners in Edmonton, one being better
energy efficiency. No matter if you’re
exploring online or with an associate 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 looking
for increased efficiency.
A lot of new double-pane
windows contain argon, a colorless, nontoxic gas that is
denser than air, which offers additional
insulation from heat and cold.. However, if you see that your
windows have become “foggy” or if they have developed condensation, you’ve
likely developed a bigger
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 surrounding
the leak, it could make sense to take a look at replacement windows. Insulation is one of
the most important features of your windows, and if
that is altered it can impact
your heating and cooling expenses. Come by
the Pella Windows and Doors showroom in Edmonton to speak
with one of our pros and figure
out what your next steps should be. You can also give us a call at 780-439-9344 or set up
an appointment with us online to figure out 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 determine the moisture is in fact between the glass, you can contact the manufacturer to find out if it falls underneath your warranty.