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Window Style Series: Picture-Perfect Picture Windows

May 27th, 2015 | 2 min. read

Window Style Series: Picture-Perfect Picture Windows

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Are you planning to get your windows replaced? If you’re looking for units that can provide your home with an expansive view of the outdoors and ample natural lighting for your interiors, having picture windows installed can be a good option for you. In this entry, let the professionals at Southwest Exteriors discuss with you some of the benefits and best features of picture windows in San Antonio.

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Better View of the Outdoors

Picture windows can nicely frame the scenery outside your home. Having a single large glass pane, these windows provide a good viewing experience. These stationary windows also let an abundance of light into your home. They may also be paired with other window styles in order to provide a better view or ventilation.

Improved Energy Efficiency

Since picture windows are inoperable—that is, they cannot be opened or closed—they will not be allowing air to leak out. The windows we carry can help improve your home’s energy efficiency. These are equipped with advanced materials that help reduce energy leakage inside the home.

With these features, your heating and cooling systems wouldn’t have to work twice as hard to keep your home comfortable. This can provide you significant savings in your household energy costs.

Unmatched Cost-Effectiveness

Picture windows have no need for additional components like locks, levers, and other mechanical parts, which can mean fewer repairs down the line. Since you can’t open or close them, they are less prone to damage caused by overuse. The improved energy efficiency together with its low maintenance requirements can help you save more money in the long run. Plus, these windows are very sturdy and can last you for years to come.

When you’re ready to get replacement windows in San Antonio, TX, consider the benefits and features we listed above. To learn more about picture windows, get in touch with Southwest Exteriors. Set up a free in-home consultation with our design experts by calling (210) 757-4224 today.