Select this option if you need multiple types or assistance in determining the best type for your project.

Allow natural light into top floor rooms such as attics that may not have walls for windows.

Like casement windows, they crank out, but the sash opens upward instead of sideways.

STORM WINDOWS Protect older windows against energy inefficiency and are an economical option.

These windows feature a sliding track allowing the sashes to move left and right.

SINGLE HUNG WINDOWS Only the bottom sash opens. The top half of the window is stationary.

Both sashes move up and down. Generally both sashes will pop in for easy cleaning.

BAY/BOW WINDOWS Generally protrude out from the exterior wall of a home, creating a wide view and wide window sill inside.

CASEMENT WINDOWS These windows crank out and allow maximum air flow in and out of a home.

BASEMENT EGRESS These maximize light in a basement and are also used for safety.

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Funkstown Replacement Windows

Funkstown replacement windows are the best way to give your Hagerstown home a facelift without having to spend thousands of dollars. A clean, straight frame that is not faded or peeling does wonders for the front of a home and in a competitive housing market like that in Maryland you cannot afford to let your Funkstown property fall behind. Funkstown replacement windows will keep your home current without the hassle of long-term construction or costly design projects.

Incorporating Safety with Style

You want your Funkstown replacement windows to look good, but what is the point of purchasing Hagerstown replacement windows if they quickly wind up damaged? Any replacement windows sold in Maryland will have to conform to the MD regulations for building design and safety, but this does not necessarily mean they do not have issues you will need to address. Think about the risks involved with your Funkstown property that could damage your window so you know what extra safety features you should look out for.

Most homes in Funkstown have two stories. If you are living in an MD residence with multiple floors then you may wish to consider purchasing Funkstown replacement windows that have different operating mechanisms depending on where in your home they are located. Maryland replacement windows that are low to the floor can slide open or use a crank but a frame that is sitting at waist height might be a better option for a crank so you do not have to be constantly bending g over, for example. You also want to avoid frames that open with no sort of protection on top floors that might result in someone falling should they lean into the open space.

Homes with pets or rambunctious spall children will have their own safety concerns. Many replacement windows have childproof locks so you do not need to worry about a small child getting out of a window they have pulled open. You can also have a layer of laminate applied to the surface of the glass so it will not fall out if it is shattered. This is also an ideal safety mechanism for those looking for more ways to help keep out intruders because no one on the outside of your home will be able to use a broken window as an entryway. Homes with small children should also watch replacement windows that have cranks located at a height where a kid could bump their head on it.

While Hagerstown is not known for being an unsafe city, it is never a poor idea for Funkstown residents to take the initiative to make their homes as safe as possible. If you are concerned about having safety features installed with your Funkstown replacement windows then you can attach your replacement windows to your security system so an alarm will sound if they are ever forced open. Not only will this alert you so your family can get to safety, but the signal can be linked to the Funkstown police department so they can send help.

If you are worried about your Funkstown replacement windows being damaged by storms or debris that might get caught in the wind, storm panes can help cut down on this concern. A storm window is made with multiple panes of glass to help them stand up to harsh weather without trouble. As an added bonus, storm panes can be more energy efficient which will help keep your Funkstown home more comfortable all year round, which will save you a great deal of money on energy bills.

Considering Convection Solutions

On hot summer days your Funkstown replacement windows can cause a convection cycle in sunny rooms of your home. This means air is getting heated due to the raised temperature of the glass which then rises, sending cooler air down to the same spot to be warmed. It is important to note that a drafty window is not the same issue as Funkstown replacement windows that cause convection as the warm air is not coming in from the outdoors. This can make a room very uncomfortable if it is not kept in check. More energy efficient panes are less likely to become extremely hot which is helpful against this issue.

One of the best ways to cut down on convection with your Funkstown replacement windows is to have your installation crew include blinds with your purchase. Blinds will cut down on the amount of sunlight that is allowed into the room, which will keep the air from warming. But unlike other shields, blinds leave a bit of space open against the glass so air can flow in and out. If you do not allow this then some air will wind up trapped against the glass and become superheated before it escapes back into the room.

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