Midwest Windows & Doors Blog

Replacement Windows

How to Choose the Right Windows for My Home in Chicago

Choosing the right windows for your home in Chicago involves considering factors such as your needs, budget, climate, style, and location, and working with a reputable contractor like Midwest Windows can ease the process by offering expertise and free design consultations.

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Aluminum Windows

Vinyl Windows Versus Aluminum Windows

Choosing between vinyl and aluminum windows for your home involves considering factors such as noise reduction, maintenance, energy efficiency, durability, and aesthetics, with aluminum offering excellent noise reduction and easy paintability, but lower energy efficiency and potential for corrosion, and vinyl providing high energy efficiency, low maintenance, and durability, but potentially fading color over time.

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Energy Efficient Windows

Energy Loss Inside Your House Due to Old Windows

Replacing outdated windows with energy-efficient ones can significantly reduce energy loss in your home, providing savings on utility costs and enhancing comfort; when choosing replacements, it’s crucial to understand energy ratings such as U-Factor and Solar Heat Gain Coefficient (SHGC), and comply with local building codes and permit requirements.

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