What Are Replacement Picture Windows?
A replacement picture window is a large window that does not open up. It offers a clear and unobstructed view of the outside environment. It is basically framework for whatever view is on display. It does not matter if it is a river, the ocean, a forest or mountains. A picture window makes outside beauty a focal point for any room.
When it comes to installing replacement picture windows, Houston homeowners have plenty of options. In an older home, picture window replacement can add modern style to a room by replacing an outdated window. Sometimes homeowners like to put other types of windows on either side of a picture window so that air still comes into the home.
When choosing the right replacement picture window, remember to account for the style and size of your home. There are plenty of choices in terms of materials, designs and colors. There are also choices when it comes to the framing. Select interior and exterior trims from a variety of colors and widths. Customize your choices. Match your replacement picture window frame to the view that is on display in your Houston home.
Advantages of Picture Windows
- They provide natural beauty. Get a clear view of the beauty that is outside. Frame your favorite view. Make it seem like a part of the room.
- They are normally cheaper to maintain than standard windows. This is because they don’t have moving parts that break and need replacing. Considering that older homes have older windows, many of these parts may be hard to find anyway. This would make picture window replacement a total nightmare.
- They can help with insulation and weatherproofing. These windows are very energy efficient. They provide more heat during the wintertime by bring in more sunshine. This is an additional source of heating that is free. In addition, picture windows are fixed. This means that heat does not escape. Also, cold air cannot come inside.
- They provide natural lighting. Picture windows are made with a lot of glass, which means that loads of sunshine comes into your home. Artificial lighting isn’t needed as much during the daytime. Use overhead lighting and lamps during the night time hours only.
- They keep out allergens. They may bring in sunlight, but they also keep out allergens. This is a good window choice for anyone who needs to keep out bad air due to allergies.
Our Preferred Replacement Picture Windows in Houston Brands
At Renaissance Windows & Doors we take a great deal of pride in the products that we offer and the window and door replacement services that we provide. Our team carefully vets each manufacturer whose products that we sell for Houston window replacement projects. Only products made from the best materials, with the best energy efficiency ratings backed by industry leading warranty’s make it to our showroom.
Our extensive portfolio of Replacement Picture Windows are manufactured by industry leaders like: