homes in the Baton Rouge area offer homeowners so many special
and interesting benefits 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 built,
they also allow you to tap in to a host
of style choices that can feel out of
place in a newer home. Of course when the time comes for replacement
windows, there’s a possibility
you could uncover this dilemma. Many new replacement
windows don’t fit the bill of your home’s unique,
historic charm. So what should you look at when you find yourself
in this situation?
out the size of the window opening.
down the number of panes and their configuration.
- Try to uncover
the type of material used – this is most typically wood
for historic homes, so do some research to read more about the period and the materials most commonly used in the area.
- Work to identify the stain or paint color for
- Write down
any distinct facts that appear to be
unique to that specific window so that you can account for
them when talking with the replacement windows team at
Pella Windows and Doors.
to thinking about all of these
things, do as much research as you can
on the period of the house and the houses in the area. Historical homes like those in
Baton Rouge 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
only getting replacement windows.
There are a host
of replacement window options available at
Pella Windows and Doors’s Baton Rouge showroom. Stop in to see all of the options available to you so you can speak
with a pro and decide what’s best for your home.
Can’t stop by? Call (877) 680-9334 or use our online scheduler and get an in-home consultation set up to
make it even easier.