homes in the Wilmington area offer homeowners so many special
and interesting perks that many new homes simply can’t provide 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 choices that can feel out of
place in a newer home. Of course when the time comes for replacement
windows, there’s a chance
you could encounter this dilemma. Many new replacement
windows don’t match up with your home’s unique,
historic charm. So what should you look at when you encounter this situation?
- Determine the size of the window opening.
- Note the number of panes and their
- Try to reveal
the type of material used – this is usually wood
for historic homes, so do a bit of research to learn more about the period and the materials most
often 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 mention
them when meeting 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 period in which the house was built and the houses in the area. Historical homes like those in
Wilmington have their own style and unique
designs that make them identifiable as being from the area. The last thing
you want to happen is to get rid of those charms when you’re
only getting replacement windows.
There are a number
of replacement window choices available at
Pella Windows and Doors’s Wilmington showroom. Stop in to check
out all of the options available to you so you can speak
with an expert and decide what’s best for your home.
Can’t stop by? Call 910-218-9596 or use our online scheduler and get an in-home consultation set up to
make it even simpler.