homes in the Bloomington area offer homeowners so many unique
and interesting bonuses that many new homes simply can’t deliver
on nowadays. Not only do they offer a
backstory about the area and period in which they were built,
they also allow you to tap in to a number
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 possibility
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.
down the number of panes and how they are arranged.
- Try to uncover
the type of material used – this is most typically wood
for historic homes, so do some research to read more about the period and the materials most commonly used in the area.
- Try to uncover the stain or paint color for
- Write down
any distinct facts that appear to be
unique to that specific window so that you can mention
them when talking with the replacement windows team at
Pella Windows and Doors.
to accounting for 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
Bloomington 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 variety
of replacement window choices available at
Pella Windows and Doors’s Bloomington showroom. Stop in to see all of the options available to you so you can chat
with a pro and decide what’s best for your home.
Can’t stop by? Call 309-663-7132 or use our online scheduler and get an in-home consultation set up to
make it even simpler.