Is it time to replace windows in my home?

February 2024

Is it time to replace windows in my home?

February 2024

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Knowing when to replace your home’s windows isn’t always as clear as it may seem. If your home is older than 15-18 years, it’s probably a good time to check your windows are still operating properly. Follow the tips below and see for yourself whether a window should be saved or thrown away.

The key signs that it’s time to replace windows include:

  • Old, single-pane glass
  • Moisture damage and rotting wood
  • Noticeable air leaks
  • Cracks in your sashes and sills
  • Condensation or fogging between glass panes
  • Excessive noise from outside
  • Windows or doors do not open and close easily
  • If window is painted shut

Replacing your windows is a great way to improve the energy efficiency, beauty and comfort of any living space. And remember price doesn’t indicate the performance of your windows and make sure to match your windows to Canadian climate.

See our full collection of replacement windows here

We are a windows replacement manufacturer

We are the largest window and door manufacturer in Canada with a 500,000 sq.ft facility and we offer one of the best warranties in the industry. This allows us to provide windows to meet your needs and your budget without sacrificing quality because every Window City window and door is custom made just for your home. So whether you’re looking for the best money can buy or something a little simpler, we’ve got you covered.

Windows & Doors Energy Star compliant

The Energy Star’s program was developed by the U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to help identify energy-efficient choices for your home. The Energy Star’s seal is only granted to products that demonstrate significant reduction in energy consumption in the home. The majority of Window City windows and doors meet or exceed U.S. and Canadian regulations to be considered Energy Star’s compliant. Window City is also an Energy Star’s Partner

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