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Add Windows to Increase Your Home’s Value

Editor’s Note: This post was written by D&D Windows of Sacramento. D&D Windows specializes in residential and commercial replacement windows.

A great way to increase your primary investment, usually your home, is to improve some of its basic features. By adding new residential windows and shower doors to your home, you are adding immediate value to your investment. Especially if your home has older windows and doors that aren’t energy efficient.

If your home was built in the 70’s or later and has not had any work done, the windows are more than likely out dated and not energy efficient. A simple remodel and a small investment in new home windows can not only reduce the amount of money you’re spending on gas and electricity, but also increase your home’s appraisal price.

Additionally, if you get windows that have curb appeal, the look of the windows alone will increase value. Most windows and doors that are old do not have the wow factor. New windows and doors will go a long way when showcasing your home to a potential buyer. During the open house as buyers walk from room to room, they’ll see the new windows, and more importantly they’ll see the window casement that the glass sits in. They’ll usually ask if the windows are new. This is a perfect selling point because your new windows will be energy efficient. People these days love to hear green. If you’re residential windows and shower doors are green, the buyers will be pleased that their potential new home is green.