Your home would look quite different if you changed your set of windows. That’s how much they matter to your home’s curb appeal. The shape and style of your home is perhaps the only other factor that influences your home’s appearance more than your windows.
A Connection to the Outside World
Apart from improving your home’s curb appeal and, thereby, having a direct effect on its market value, your windows also allow you to look outside your home without leaving it. A home located in a good area has great views outside the windows, forming a connection with the outdoors you can enjoy every season.
A Source of Natural Light
Windows also provide a way for your indoors to have natural light. Proper size and placement of windows have a direct effect on how much light enters your home. From your living room to your bathroom, windows play a role in letting sunlight inside.
Keeping the Home Comfortable
Your windows have to be energy-efficient. The best doors and windows provide strong insulation to limit heat transfer and eliminate air leaks. Energy-efficient doors and windows keep your home comfortable all year long while also reducing your energy use.
You may be wondering if you are limited to using the same window style throughout your home. The answer is no. If you’re doing some home remodeling, carefully consider the windows you’ll be installing. The facade of your home should have the same or matching types of windows, but the rest of your home can enjoy different window styles. However, it is best to avoid varying window styles on the same wall.
Renewal by Andersen® of St. Louis can help you with your choice of windows. We can work with you if you’re planning a home remodeling project. Call us today at (314) 983-9977 in St. Louis, MO.