Many of you must be living in old houses where you need to go for frequent glass window repair due to some reason or the other.
In such condition, it will be much better idea to replace your home windows rather than repairing them again and again.
Generally, following are few conditions when it is much better option to replace your window instead of wasting your money on the repair activity.
1.Lots of outside noise comes inside
If you are getting too much outside noise, while you are inside the room then your window sealing may become very poor. Modern window panes have double or triple panes that can totally insulate your room from the outside noise.
2. Even after closing window you feel draft
If you are getting draft even after closing your window panes, then there must be leakage and your utility bill may rise up. You need to consider for replacing your old windows immediately. Prefer to invest in storm windows.
3. Window frames water damaged or too soft
In case you notice that the window frames are very soft to touch and chipped, then most probably they are beyond repair. Your soft window frames are an indication of water infiltration and rot. Better change your windows.
4. Difficult to open or close your window
If your windows are too old then you may find too much inconvenience in either opening or closing, as a result it can be a security problem for your home. Consider for immediate replacement of your windows.
5. Condensation found between glass panes or cracked glass
If you notice frosting in between the glass layers, it means all the sealing has totally failed, and hence it is allowing moisture between glass panes. Get it replaced with modern windows.