homes in the Baltimore area offer homeowners so many special
and interesting perks that many new homes simply can’t deliver
on nowadays. Not only do they tell a story about the area and period in which they were built,
they also allow you to tap in to 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 chance
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 encounter this situation?
out the size of the window opening.
- Write down the number of panes and their
- Try to reveal
the type of material used – this is mostly wood
for historic homes, so do a little research to find
out more about the period and the materials most commonly used in the area.
- Attempt to
determine the stain or paint color for
- Write down
any distinctive identifiers that appear to be
unique to that specific window so that you can account for
them when chatting 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
Baltimore have their own style and characteristics that make them identifiable as being from the area. The last thing
you want to happen is to get rid of those charms when simply getting replacement windows.
There are a number
of replacement window options available at
Pella Windows and Doors’s Baltimore showroom. Stop in to check
out all of the options available to you so you can talk
with an expert and decide what’s best for your home.
Can’t stop by? Call 301-637-0762 or use our online scheduler and get an in-home consultation set up to
make it even simpler.