homes in the Newport 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 crafted,
they also allow you to use a variety
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 probability
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?
- Decipher the size of the window opening.
down the number of panes and how they are arranged.
- Try to uncover
the type of material used – this is usually wood
for historic homes, so do some research to learn more about the period and the materials most commonly used in the area.
- Work to identify the stain or paint color for
- Write down
any details that appear to be
unique to that specific window so that you can reference
them when talking with the replacement windows team at
Pella Windows and Doors.
to accounting for all of these things, do as much research as you can
on the period of the house and the houses in the area. Historical homes like those in
Newport have their own style and characteristics that make them identifiable as being from the area. The last thing
you want to happen is to lose those charms when simply getting replacement windows.
There are a host
of replacement window choices available at
Pella Windows and Doors’s Newport showroom. Stop in to view all of the options available to you so you can talk
with a professional and decide what’s best for your home.
Can’t stop by? Call 401-314-0814 or use our online scheduler and get an in-home consultation set up to
make it even simpler.