homes in the Long Island area offer homeowners so many distinctive
and interesting benefits 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 built,
they also allow you to use a host
of style choices that can look out of
place in a newer home. Of course when you need to
look for replacement
windows, there’s a probability
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 encounter this situation?
- Decipher the size of the window opening.
down the number of panes and their
- Try to reveal
the type of material used – this is most typically wood
for historic homes, so do a bit of 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 details that appear to be
unique to that specific window so that you can account for
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 year the house
was constructed and the houses in the area. Historical homes like those in
Long Island have their own style and features that make them identifiable as being from the area. The last thing
you want to happen is to eliminate those charms when you’re getting replacement windows.
There are a host
of replacement window possibilities available at
Pella Windows and Doors’s Long Island 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 516-331-0031 or use our online scheduler and get an in-home consultation set up to
make it even simpler.