Handy home improvement tip#3 Replace windows
With time and lack of maintenance, the windows of any home can get really tattered and old. Old windows increase the cost of maintenance and are also a hazard to the security. Under such circumstances, you have two options: to either repair the windows or replace them altogether. Repairing the windows may prove to be a recurring task and will take up the same amount of time as replacing the windows; therefore, we suggest that you go in for a replacement of windows. It may be a little expensive as compared to the former option but it will be a one-time investment of both time and money.
Today, there are a lot of options available for windows. Given below are a few benefits of replacing the windows of a home:
New Look: Most modern day windows give an enlarged and rich look. They bring about sophistication and provide an open space in the house. The overall symmetry of the windows look very attractive from outside.
No requirement of curtains: These days most of the windows are installed with clean, tinted and huge glasses. Such windows provide large view from both within and outside the home. Moreover, as the glasses are tinted so they provide a shelter from the sun and the eyes of the world outside and there is no requirement of the heavy drapes that stuff up the interiors.
Functional and sleek locks: The new windows come equipped with sleek and smooth locks that make the opening and shutting of windows very convenient. So, you can finally say goodbye to the dysfunctional locks of the older pane.
There is a wide range of variety available from wooden windows to glass-stained windows. Some of the modern designs can really amaze you; however, prior to deciding on a type and design of window it is good to count your budget.