New double-pane windows provide a variety of incentives for
homeowners in Lethbridge, one being increased
energy efficiency. Regardless if you’re
looking 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 product if you’re searching for increased efficiency.
A lot of new double-pane
windows are filled with argon, a colorless, nontoxic gas that is more dense than air, which provides additional
insulation from heat and cold.. However, if you note that your
windows have become “foggy” or if they have developed condensation, you’ve
likely developed a bigger
leak and the gas has been substituted with moisture.
There are a couple things that you can do to discover
if this is the case:
Depending on how old
your windows are and the conditions causing
the leak, it could make sense to start
searching for replacement windows. Insulation is one of
the most important aspects of your windows, and if
that is compromised it can change
your heating and cooling costs. Come by
the Pella Windows and Doors showroom in Lethbridge to talk
with one of our experts and decide what your next steps should be. You can also get us on the phone at 403-328-2517 or arrange
an appointment with us online to figure out what to do
- Clean the exterior and interior portion of your
glass to be sure that the condensation or fog you’re finding is in between the glass, not on the glass.
- If you realize that the moisture is in fact between the glass, you can contact the manufacturer to determine if you can claim it
under your warranty.