homes in the Roanoke area offer homeowners so many distinctive
and interesting perks that many new homes simply can’t offer nowadays. Not only do they offer a
backstory about the area and period in which they were crafted,
they also allow you to utilize a number
of style options that can seem out of
place in a newer home. Of course when it’s time for replacement
windows, there’s a possibility
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?
- Determine the size of the window opening.
down the number of panes and how they are arranged.
- Try to reveal
the type of material used – this is mostly wood
for historic homes, so do a little research to find
out more about the period and the materials typically used in the area.
- Attempt to
determine the stain or paint color for
- Write down
any distinct facts 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 thinking about all of these
things, 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
Roanoke have their own style and characteristics that make them identifiable as being from the area. The last thing
you want to happen is to eliminate those charms when you’re getting replacement windows.
There are a host
of replacement window options available at
Pella Windows and Doors’s Roanoke 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 540-466-1918 or use our online scheduler and get an in-home consultation set up to
make it even easier.