Once you figure out what materials you want for your replacement windows in Salt Lake City, UT, you can move on to the second step of the process. Next to the material, it’s one of the most important decisions you’ll make. What style do you want for your windows? This might not have an easy answer to it because you may want different styles in different rooms of the house. So move through the home, think about rooms individually and go from there.
As you think about style, consider the function of the windows. Do you want them to open out? Open up and down? Slide side to side? Would you like to be able to clean the windows form inside? Every window style functions in a different way. They look different as well, but it’s important to think about how they function so you will be happy with your home.
The appearance of the windows is also an important aspect of the style. Double hung windows might look better with an older home while a casement window might be the better fit for a modern home with clean lines and a streamlined look. You want windows that will blend into your home’s style in just the right manner.
You may even have preferences on the style based on your own uses and opinions. Perhaps you don’t want casement windows hanging out over the back deck, a patio, or a sidewalk. That’s a valid reason to go another way. There are lots of considerations and you need to take a step back and look at them all and piece them together into one big picture.
Remember that you will be living with these issues for a lot of years, probably as many as you are in the house. You want the style to be something that is just right for you and your home. This step of the process can take a while, but it’s worth the extra thought to get just what you want.
As you consider the styles, also remember that it’s a good time to make changes to the configuration of your windows while you are getting replacements. You might want to put in a picture window instead of a window bank in one room to get more light and a better view. Perhaps a bay or bow window would be a good thing for you to do in a certain location as well.
Whatever you have in mind for style, the representatives at HomeStar Windows & Doors can help. When you’re ready for replacement windows in Salt Lake City, UT, we want to help in any way we can. Give us a call at (801) 770-6835 and we can talk to you about this second step in the process. We can also set you up with a free consultation, during which we can come to your home and assess your specific situation. Visit our showroom to start getting ideas at 8724 S 700 E Sandy, UT 84070.