homes in the Rochester area offer homeowners so many unique
and interesting bonuses that many new homes simply can’t offer nowadays. Not only do they provide a backstory about the area and period in which they were built,
they also allow you to use a host
of style options that can feel out of
place in a newer home. Of course when it’s time for replacement
windows, there’s a possibility
you could encounter this dilemma. Many new replacement
windows don’t match up with your home’s unique,
historic charm. So what should you look at when you run in to this situation?
- Decipher the size of the window opening.
down the number of panes and their
- Try to identify
the type of material used – this is mostly wood
for historic homes, so do a little research to learn more about the period and the materials typically used in the area.
- Attempt to
determine the stain or paint color for
- Write down
any distinct facts that appear to be
unique to that specific window so that you can account for
them when meeting 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 of the house and the houses in the area. Historical homes like those in
Rochester 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 simply getting replacement windows.
There are a number
of replacement window choices available at
Pella Windows and Doors’s Rochester showroom. Stop in to see all of the options available to you so you can speak
with an expert and decide what’s best for your home.
Can’t stop by? Call 507-847-1060 or use our online scheduler and get an in-home consultation set up to
make it even more stress-free.