homes in the Minneapolis area offer homeowners so many special
and interesting perks that many new homes simply can’t offer nowadays. Not only do they provide a backstory about the area and period in which they were crafted,
they also allow you to utilize a variety
of style options that can feel out of
place in a newer home. Of course when you need to
look for replacement
windows, there’s a chance
you could encounter this 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?
- Determine the size of the window opening.
- Write down the number of panes and their
- Try to identify
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 most
often used in the area.
- Try to uncover the stain or paint color for
- Write down
any distinctive identifiers that appear to be
unique to that specific window so that you can reference
them when meeting with the replacement windows team at
Pella Windows and Doors.
to accounting for all of these things, 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
Minneapolis have their own style and features 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 variety
of replacement window options available at
Pella Windows and Doors’s Minneapolis showroom. Stop in to view all of the options available to you so you can chat
with a professional and decide what’s best for your home.
Can’t stop by? Call 612-249-7371 or use our online scheduler and get an in-home consultation set up to
make it even easier.