homes in the Falls Church area offer homeowners so many unique
and interesting benefits that many new homes simply can’t provide nowadays. Not only do they offer a
backstory about the area and period in which they were built,
they also allow you to tap in to a host
of style options that can feel out of
place in a newer home. Of course when you need to
look for replacement
windows, there’s a probability
you could uncover this dilemma. Many new replacement
windows don’t mesh with your home’s unique,
historic charm. So what should you look at when you find yourself
in this situation?
- Determine the size of the window opening.
- Note the number of panes and how they are arranged.
- Try to reveal
the type of material used – this is usually wood
for historic homes, so do a little research to find
out more about the period and the materials most
often used in the area.
- Work to identify the stain or paint color for
- Write down
any distinctive identifiers that appear to be
unique to that specific window so that you can reference
them when talking with the replacement windows team at
Pella Windows and Doors.
to taking all of these things in to consideration, do as much research as you can
on the year the house
was constructed and the houses in the area. Historical homes like those in
Falls Church have their own style and characteristics that make them identifiable as being from the area. The last thing
you want to happen is to lose those charms when simply getting replacement windows.
There are a host
of replacement window possibilities available at
Pella Windows and Doors’s Falls Church showroom. Stop in to see all of the options available to you so you can speak
with an expert and decide what’s best for your home.
Can’t stop by? Call 301-354-3689 or use our online scheduler and get an in-home consultation set up to
make it even easier.