New double-pane windows provide a variety of benefits for
homeowners in Memphis, one being increased
energy efficiency. No matter if you’re
exploring online or with a
specialist at a showroom, energy efficiency is a critical factor in the purchasing process for replacement windows.
Double-pane windows are a great product if you’re searching for increased efficiency.
Many new double-pane
windows contain argon, a colorless, nontoxic gas that is
denser than air, which offers additional
insulation from heat and cold.. However, if you note that your
windows have become “foggy” or if they have developed condensation, it’s likely that you have developed a bigger
leak and the gas has been substituted with moisture.
There are two things that you can do to determine
if this is what’s happened:
Depending on the age of your windows and the conditions impacting
the leak, it might make sense to start researching replacement windows. Insulation is one of
the most important aspects of your windows, and if
that is inhibited it can affect
your heating and cooling expenses. Drop by
the Pella Windows and Doors showroom in Memphis to chat
with one of our team members and determine what your next steps should be. You can also call
us at 901-401-9399 or schedule
an appointment with us online to determine what to do
- Clean the exterior and interior portion of your
glass to make sure that the condensation or fog you’re seeing is in between the glass, not on the glass.
- If you find out
that the moisture is in fact between the glass, you can contact the manufacturer to find out if you
can make a warranty claim.