How Much Value Does Double Glazing Add To Your Home?
It is standard that many homes now have double glazing, although there is still a high demand for it, does double glazing really add value to your home?
Let’s take a closer look at some of the benefits of double glazing and whether installing it increases the value of your home.
What is Double Glazing?
The double glazed windows that we provide include sealed units which are made from two panes of glass, they have a gap in between them that offers good insulation against the cold in the winter and will help keep the heat inside your house when you need
Is Double Glazing Really Double the Savings?
When it comes to your home’s glazing, it’s best to upgrade – double definitely means better. By upgrading your home’s glazing you will undoubtedly increase the energy efficiency of your home. Therefore you will save money on your energy bills and your home will be a warmer place to live.
With the added protection of two panes of glass and the inert gas, double glazing makes it harder for heat to escape from your home. It will also go a long way in preventing cold outside air from entering through your windows and doors – helping to ensure your home is draught-free all year round.
Can Double Glazing Add Value to my Home?
Double glazing has become a necessity for homeowners. Newly fitted double glazing will make your home more desirable to buyers and, therefore, can increase your home’s value, it may be the difference between a buyer choosing to buy your home over its competitors, and this may be reflected in their offer.
How much value does double glazing add to your home? So, by having double glazing added to your home, how much should you expect the value of your home to increase? Research has shown that on average the value of homes with newly fitted double glazed windows installed increased by 10%. Not only that, double glazing will make your property more appealing to potential buyers so if you’re looking to sell quickly then double glazing may be what your home needs to speed up the sales process.
Should I Replace my Windows before Selling my Home?
This is completely dependent on your current windows and their condition. If your windows are single glazed or damaged then it is definitely worth replacing them. Upgrading from single glazed windows to double glazed windows will greatly improve the energy efficiency of your home. An energy-efficient house is becoming a must for buyers and , therefore, it is important that your windows are well-performing.
How Can I Get New Windows Fitted
If you’re looking to add value to your property and increase your home’s appeal for potential buyers then installing double glazing in your property is a great option. If you are interested in having the new double glazing installed, then all you need to do is get in touch with us today. One of our team will arrange a date and time to discuss your requirements and take any required measurements.
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