Storm Windows

Benefits of Installing Storm Windows

If your current windows do not adequately insulate your home or your energy bill is higher than it should be, installing replacement windows could be your perfect solution. Storm windows are both a cheaper alternative to replacement windows and they provide numerous benefits to your home all year round. Take control of your home’s insulation and energy efficiency — keep reading to discover the various advantages of installing storm windows in your home.


Improve Your Home’s Energy Efficiency 


You can reduce your home’s energy burden by monitoring its efficiency. Installing storm windows in your home significantly reduces the amount of outside air that passes through your primary windows. This will not only save you money on heating and cooling costs, but it will also provide supplemental protection against inclement weather such as strong winds, rain and snow. In conjunction with enhanced energy efficiency, you can count on storm windows to improve your home’s insulation. The added air space between your primary and storm windows will ensure that the unwanted cold of winter or summer’s scorching heat stays out, while your heating and cooling system keep you comfortable inside.


Attractive Exterior Appearance 


Not only will storm windows make your home more comfortable to live in, but they can also enhance its outward appearance. Because storm windows are available in numerous different colors, it’s now easier than ever to choose the perfect complement to your home’s exterior. What is more, storm windows serve as a shield to your primary windows, meaning they’ll last longer. Don’t worry about installation time — an experienced contractor should be able to have your storm windows in place within a day or two. Luckily, the installation process isn’t intrusive or messy, so your day to day routine won’t be interrupted.


Reduce Outside Noise


An additional benefit of installing storm windows is that they can limit outside noise. Whether you’re dealing with a construction site, traffic, barking dogs or parties next door, storm windows can help reduce noise pollution and help you rest easier at night.


If you’re interested in learning more about how storm windows could improve your home’s energy efficiency and more, contact Airtite Wholesale Building Materials. Our experienced team is happy to offer expert guidance and solutions — call us at (716) 741-2127 or email us at