Written by Fred Daues on May 8, 2017 in Replacement Windows in St. Louis

Smart homeowners understand that their home is not only where they relax and live, but it is also an investment. In order to keep a home in proper order as an investment, there are certain home improvement projects that need to take place from time to time. If you are wondering what would add value to your Des Peres, MO home, you might want to consider replacement windows and doors. Do they add value? Yes!! Here are just a few ways you will gain value from this project in your home.

Overall Property Value
You know that your home has a certain square footage and a certain amount of land beneath it. Those are things you may not be able to (or want to) change. But there are things you can do to your house to raise the value of your property. You can renovate the kitchen, for example. You could update a bathroom. Or you can install replacement windows and doors. Replacement windows take up more space on the exterior and interior walls of your house than anything else. It’s no wonder they can revolutionize the appearance of the home in a good way. Buyers know how valuable energy efficiency is, and high quality windows and doors will entice them to pay more for your home.

Added Protection
Of course you never want anyone to break into your home. The only way they are going to get in is through your windows and doors. If you have old windows and/or doors, your home is vulnerable to unwanted intruders. And that’s not just thieves, but also bugs, other pests, and even the weather Restorations. When you put replacement windows and doors on your house, you give yourself an added barrier between your home and anything that wants to get in and shouldn’t. Not only that, but many replacement windows Des Peres, MO come with a special coating that keeps UV rays out of your home as well. That means no more fading furniture! Your belongings are protected all the way around.

Lower Bills
Many homeowners are the most interested in adding value to their home by saving money in the long run. That can also be accomplished with replacement windows and doors. When you put in new windows and doors, you heighten the overall energy efficiency of your house. That means lower utility bills every single month. How’s that for value?

If you are ready to add value to your home in one or many ways, contact Masonry & Glass Systems for help. We’re located at 1503 S Kingshighway Blvd St Louis, MO 63110 and we’ll gladly show you around our showroom and offer examples of the quality windows and doors we offer. You can also call for a free in-home estimate at (314) 535-6515. Sometimes it helps to see your specific home’s situation up close in order to offer advice on the best replacement options for your needs and wants.