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Choose the Right Window for Your Home Style

Window Replacement done on a residence in Ann Arbor using Pella

Are your home windows fogged or damaged? 

Are damaged windows affecting the look of your home?

Do you want to replace them? Don’t know where to start? 

Windows aren’t just openings to the outside world; they also contribute to the charm and overall character of your home. Choosing the right windows for your home style can be daunting, especially with so many options available in the market today. 

Understanding Your Home Style

Before diving into the world of window options, understand the architectural style of your home. Different styles have distinct characteristics that may influence your choice of windows. Whether you live in a traditional colonial, a sleek modernist structure, or a cozy cottage, your home's style should guide your window selection.

Traditional Homes: Elegance and Symmetry

For traditional homes like Colonial, Georgian, or Victorian, windows can emphasize their symmetry and elegance. Double-hung windows with divided lights are classic choices that exude timeless charm. Consider opting for window grilles or muntins (bars or strips between the panes of glass) that mimic the historic features of your home while incorporating modern energy-efficient materials.

Contemporary Homes: Clean Lines and Minimalism

Clean lines and a minimalist aesthetic characterize contemporary homes. Picture windows, sliding glass doors, and floor-to-ceiling windows are popular choices. Look for windows with sleek frames and minimalistic hardware to maintain the modern appeal of your home while maximizing natural light and views.

Cottage or Craftsman Style: Warmth and Character

Cottage or Craftsman-style homes are known for their cozy charm and intricate details. Casement windows with divided lights or awning windows complement the rustic appeal of these homes. Consider choosing windows with wood frames to enhance the warmth and character of your cottage-style home.

Wilderness Construction Provides Window Replacements in Ann Arbor

Is it time to replace your windows?

Wilderness Construction Inc. uses a variety of name brands such as Andersen, Pella, and Provia and we can offer you great prices for quality window replacement for your Ann Arbor home. If you're in the market for replacement windows, Contact our Pella-certified team today!

Window Replacement in Ann Arbor 

“Wilderness Construction completed a window installation for our home in 2015 and could not have been more professional, friendly, and skilled. We were so impressed with the work that they did!”

-Rae Hoekstra, Google Review 

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