homes in the Edmonton area offer homeowners so many special
and interesting perks 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 crafted,
they also allow you to use a variety
of style options that can seem out of
place in a newer home. Of course when the time comes for replacement
windows, there’s a probability
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 encounter this situation?
out the size of the window opening.
- Write down the number of panes and how they are arranged.
- Try to uncover
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 commonly used in the area.
- Attempt to
determine the stain or paint color for
- Write down
any distinctive identifiers that appear to be
unique to that specific window so that you can account for
them when talking with the replacement windows team at
Pella Windows and Doors.
to thinking about all of these
things, do as much research as you can
on the period in which the house was built and the houses in the area. Historical homes like those in
Edmonton have their own style and characteristics 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
only getting replacement windows.
There are a number
of replacement window choices available at
Pella Windows and Doors’s Edmonton showroom. Stop in to check
out all of the options available to you so you can talk
with a pro and decide what’s best for your home.
Can’t stop by? Call 780-439-9344 or use our online scheduler and get an in-home consultation set up to
make it even simpler.