How Long Do Replacement Windows Last?

How Long Do Replacement Windows Last?When investing in replacement windows for your home, it’s not unreasonable to wonder how long they will last. After all, if you’re assuming the costs that are associated with a replacement, you’re going to want the reassurance that the cost isn’t one you’ll have to deal with again any time soon. So, how long can you expect your replacement windows to last? Of course, that depends on the specific windows you’re having installed at your home, but generally, a window’s lifespan can range between 15 and 20 years, although some can last even longer. Ultimately, though, when your windows are nearing their end, you’ll know—as long as you keep an eye out for the signs.

Indicators That the Time Has Come to Invest in Replacement Windows for Your Home

While there may not be a concrete time frame as for when you’ll need to have replacement windows installed at your home, there are some signs to be aware of so that you know when the time has come. For starters, you’re sure to notice some visual indicators, such as wear and tear that lessens the overall beauty of your windows. Whether that’s in the form of chipping, cracking, peeling, or overall deterioration, such a drastic drop-off in visual appeal is an obvious sign that you should begin to search for new windows.

However, beyond the clear physical signs that accompany the end of a window’s lifespan, there are plenty of other ways you can tell when you need a replacement. If draftiness has become a problem and you notice that your monthly energy usage is increasing at an alarming rate, your windows are a very likely culprit. If they aren’t reducing heat transfer the way that they did when they were newer, your home is going to suffer in terms of interior comfort. Not to mention this can affect the amount of work it takes for your HVAC system to maintain a steady temperature and, therefore, the monthly heating and cooling costs that you’re paying.

What’s more, a broken-down locking system is also another signal that you need replacement windows. Because, of course, the safety of you and your family is of the utmost importance. So, when your windows are no longer providing you with the proper security, it’s time for some upgrading.

Replacement Windows From BACK Construction

When you do need replacement windows for your home, there’s no better company to work with than BACK Construction. Our selection of windows is second to none, as is our window installation experience. Not to mention, our customer service is top-notch, making us a well-rounded team that you’ll love partnering with. Don’t believe us? Simply look to our consistent A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau.

If you want to learn more about the expected lifespan of replacement windows or the products we install for homeowners in Lexington and throughout Central Kentucky, contact BACK Construction today.

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 I couldn't speak more fondly on my experience with Back Construction. We had the columns on our front porch repaired and we are extremely pleased with the workmanship. Schon Holman and Tom Gebhart were very professional.The Home was built in the 1800s and with the original columns still standing, the team took extra care in the repair and their preservation. They also were able to lift the porch and level out the roof which seemed like quite a task. Im very happy with the outcome. They even gave advice and information on the products they used for future reference. Thank you very much Back Construction. I will be recommending your work to others. 
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