homes in the Portsmouth area offer homeowners so many unique
and interesting perks that many new homes simply can’t offer nowadays. Not only do they offer a
backstory about the area and period in which they were crafted,
they also allow you to tap in to a host
of style choices that can look out of
place in a newer home. Of course when the time comes for replacement
windows, there’s a chance
you could uncover this dilemma. Many new replacement
windows don’t fit the bill of your home’s unique,
historic charm. So what should you look at when you find yourself
in this situation?
- Decipher the size of the window opening.
down the number of panes and how they are arranged.
- Try to uncover
the type of material used – this is usually wood
for historic homes, so do a bit of research to find
out more about the period and the materials typically used in the area.
- Work to identify the stain or paint color for
- Write down
any distinctive identifiers that appear to be
unique to that specific window so that you can reference
them when talking 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
Portsmouth have their own style and features that make them identifiable as being from the area. The last thing
you want to happen is to lose those charms when you’re
only getting replacement windows.
There are a variety
of replacement window choices available at
Pella Windows and Doors’s Portsmouth showroom. Stop in to check
out 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 603-945-0181 or use our online scheduler and get an in-home consultation set up to
make it even more stress-free.