Are you in the middle of remodeling an older home? In the process, you may have considered replacement windows. How do you know if replacing your windows will be worth the time, effort, and cost? Check out the following reasons why replacement windows are the way to go.

1. Enhance your home’s appearance.

While some may like the character that comes with older homes, having old windows can become an eyesore. You may be amazed at how replacement windows can enhance your view and add freshness to your home’s appearance.

2. Decrease your energy bills.

The U.S. Department of Energy notes, “If your home has very old and/or inefficient windows, it might be more cost-effective to replace them than to try to improve their energy efficiency. New, energy-efficient windows eventually pay for themselves through lower heating and cooling costs, and sometimes even lighting costs.”

3. Easily open and shut your windows.

Tired of using your shoulder to try to force your windows open, just to enjoy some fresh air? One of the great benefits of new, replacement windows is their ease of use. No longer will you have to struggle to open and close them.

4. Take the hassle out of cleaning windows.

Many homeowners avoid cleaning their windows, especially if the windows are older and hard to  reach. By choosing replacement windows, you can select an option that allows the window to open inward, giving you easy access to clean the window inside and out. So put down the power washer for good, and choose a replacement window that makes cleaning easier. For all your Minneapolis, Minnetonka, St. Paul, and Edina replacement window projects, choose the area’s premier home improvement contractor: Schoenfelder Renovations. No project is too big or too small, so give our office a call today at 952-345-2900 to get a free quote.