Windows are one of the most important parts of your home. They keep the outside temps and weather outside and the comfortable temps inside of our home in the home.
When you have old, broken or poorly efficient windows in your home you may be costing yourself money.
When your window doesn’t function correctly it can also be a safety issue to you and your loved ones. This can be from the window not staying open properly and closing on its own, or a window not locking properly which could lead to an unwanted visitor in your home.
Most of the time, your home inspector is unable to see that the seal between planes of glasses is compromised.
On older windows, glazing should be used rather than caulking. It is important to keep the glazing around the window in good condition. When it becomes too dried out it should be replaced with new glazing.