homes in the Hingham area offer homeowners so many special
and interesting benefits that many new homes simply can’t deliver
on 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 variety
of style options that can look out of
place in a newer home. Of course when you need to
look for replacement
windows, there’s a possibility
you could run in to a 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 encounter this situation?
out the size of the window opening.
- Note the number of panes and how they are arranged.
- Try to uncover
the type of material used – this is mostly wood
for historic homes, so do a bit of research to find
out 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 reference
them when chatting with the replacement windows team at
Pella Windows and Doors.
to accounting for all of these things, 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
Hingham 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 number
of replacement window possibilities available at
Pella Windows and Doors’s Hingham showroom. Stop in to see all of the options available to you so you can talk
with a professional and decide what’s best for your home.
Can’t stop by? Call 781-826-8005 or use our online scheduler and get an in-home consultation set up to
make it even easier.