homes in the Davenport area offer homeowners so many distinctive
and interesting bonuses 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 constructed,
they also allow you to utilize a host
of style options that can feel out of
place in a newer home. Of course when the time comes for replacement
windows, there’s a probability
you could run in to a dilemma. Many new replacement
windows don’t mesh with your home’s unique,
historic charm. So what should you look at when you find yourself
in this situation?
- Decipher the size of the window opening.
down the number of panes and their configuration.
- Try to uncover
the type of material used – this is mostly 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 talking 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 year the house
was constructed and the houses in the area. Historical homes like those in
Davenport 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 simply getting replacement windows.
There are a host
of replacement window options available at
Pella Windows and Doors’s Davenport showroom. Stop in to view all of the options available to you so you can chat
with a pro and decide what’s best for your home.
Can’t stop by? Call 563-202-8576 or use our online scheduler and get an in-home consultation set up to
make it even easier.