homes in the Norwalk area offer homeowners so many unique
and interesting bonuses that many new homes simply can’t provide nowadays. Not only do they provide a backstory about the area and period in which they were crafted,
they also allow you to tap in to a host
of style selections that can look out of
place in a newer home. Of course when it’s time for replacement
windows, there’s a possibility
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 run in to this situation?
out the size of the window opening.
- Note the number of panes and their configuration.
- Try to identify
the type of material used – this is usually wood
for historic homes, so do a little research to learn more about the period and the materials most commonly 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 meeting 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 in which the house was built and the houses in the area. Historical homes like those in
Norwalk have their own style and features 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 host
of replacement window options available at
Pella Windows and Doors’s Norwalk showroom. Stop in to view all of the options available to you so you can chat
with a professional and decide what’s best for your home.
Can’t stop by? Call 203-663-3778 or use our online scheduler and get an in-home consultation set up to
make it even easier.