It’s sad to recognize, but as your home ages, certain things aren’t going to work as well as they used to, if at all. That includes the windows, among other things. When you are thinking about hurricane windows in Pinellas County to replace your old windows, it never hurts to remind yourself of the many advantages they bring to a house. Here are a few to keep in mind as you try to decide if you want standard replacement windows or hurricane options:

Further Reduced Energy Use

Depending on what windows you have now, probably anything you get will reduce your energy use within the home, even if you make no changes to your home lifestyle. New windows will be sealed tightly against the house and they have higher energy efficiency technology included today than the windows of the past. But hurricane windows will reduce your energy waste even further and lower your bills even more. If that sounds good to you, they’re a great option to consider.

Higher Comfort Levels

You want your family to be safe in your home, of course, but you also want them to be comfortable. Any replacement window will help, but hurricane windows will give you the height of comfort at all times. Every room of the house is comfortable with an even temperature and you don’t even have to mess with the thermostat very much to get things to stay even. Actually, you don’t have to mess with it at all. And your HVAC doesn’t work nearly as hard, either, which gives it a break and prolongs its life.

Better Price At Sale Time

Whenever you decide to sell your home in the future, you will get a better price for it if you have hurricane windows. Of course, any replacement windows can help your home value, but hurricane windows are above and beyond since they are protective, energy efficient, attractive, and so much more. You can pay yourself back for the initial investment at that time and, don’t forget, you can also start that repayment process when you get your lower energy bills every month after installation.

There are plenty of reasons to go with regular replacement windows when you need new windows, but there are way more reasons to get hurricane windows in Pinellas County. If you are ready to look into those reasons, the representatives at Clearwater Window & Door Inc are here to help. Call us at (727) 559-7007 and we can set you up with a free consultation and answer any questions you have. We understand you have a budget and hurricane windows cost a bit more. But when you understand the benefits, you might be more willing to take the leap towards them. Of course, the ultimate decision is completely yours and we won’t push you in any direction. You can visit us and see a variety of windows when you come to our showroom at 2025 Gulf to Bay Blvd, Pinellas County 33765. We’re here to help you with the process from start to finish.