homes in the Petoskey area offer homeowners so many unique
and interesting bonuses that many new homes simply can’t offer nowadays. Not only do they offer a
backstory about the area and period in which they were built,
they also allow you to use a number
of style choices that can feel out of
place in a newer home. Of course when it’s time for replacement
windows, there’s a probability
you could run in to a dilemma. Many new replacement
windows don’t match up with your home’s unique,
historic charm. So what should you look at when you run in to this situation?
out the size of the window opening.
- Note the number of panes and their configuration.
- Try to uncover
the type of material used – this is mostly wood
for historic homes, so do a bit of research to learn more about the period and the materials most
often used in the area.
- Attempt to
determine the stain or paint color for
- Write down
any details 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 period in which the house was built and the houses in the area. Historical homes like those in
Petoskey have their own style and features that make them identifiable as being from the area. The last thing
you want to happen is to lose those charms when you’re getting replacement windows.
There are a number
of replacement window possibilities available at
Pella Windows and Doors’s Petoskey 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 231-622-4417 or use our online scheduler and get an in-home consultation set up to
make it even more stress-free.