New double-pane windows give
you a variety of benefits for
homeowners in San Antonio, one being increased
energy efficiency. Regardless if you’re
researching online or with a
specialist at a showroom, energy efficiency is a
crucial factor in the purchasing process for replacement windows.
Double-pane windows are a great choice if you’re searching for improved efficiency.
Many new double-pane
windows contain argon, a colorless, nontoxic gas that is
denser than air, which leaves you with additional
insulation from heat and cold.. However, if you note that your
windows have become “foggy” or if they have developed condensation, it’s likely that you have developed a greater
leak and the gas has been substituted with moisture.
There are two things that you can do to check to see
if this is what’s occurred:
Depending on how long your windows have been around and the conditions impacting
the leak, it might make sense to start
searching for replacement windows. Insulation is one of
the most important qualities of your windows, and if
that is altered it can change
your heating and cooling bills. Come by
the Pella Windows and Doors showroom in San Antonio to speak
with one of our pros and figure
out what your next steps should be. You can also give us a call at (210) 622-8673 or arrange
an appointment with us online to decide what to do
- Clean the exterior and interior portion of your
glass to be sure that the condensation or fog you’re looking
at is in between the glass, not on the glass.
- If you determine the moisture is in fact between the glass, you can get ahold
of the manufacturer to decide if you
can make a warranty claim.