Old wood window fact: Period and historic wood windows in combination with quality weather stripping and proper fitting storm windows are as energy efficient as modern double pane windows and they will outlast any replacement.
Olde Window Restorers is skilled and experienced at maintaining your period and historic wood windows. Sticky window sash, broken ropes, broken glass, glazing putty and paint can be taken care of at your location and with minimal interuption to your home. Although your windows may be drafty, painted shut and not working the way they should, they do not have to be replaced. Some basic maintenance will return your wood windows to good operation. In addition to basic repairs and maintenance OWR can install weather stripping to your windows to make them more energy efficent and even improve operation.
Historic and period wood windows prior to about 1900 were made from old growth wood with many growth rings per inch. This makes
the wood more stable and durable compared to fast growth wood used in today's windows with 5 or 6 growth rings per inch. Unlike modern windows, period and historic wood windows were made to be repaired. With restoration and routine maintenance, restored
windows can easily last another 100 years. Typical life of modern replacement windows is 10 to 20 years.
Unlike modern windows, period and historic wood windows were made to be repaired.
The best way to protect your investment is to repair/restore your period and historic wood windows.
old windows and make them energy efficient.
Olde Window Restorer is located near Concord New
Hampshire and is a period and historic wood window repair
company. For many years we have been providing our customers with
the best services in wood window repair and
window restoration. You no longer
have to worry about fighting with your old windows. We can repair and
restore your windows, rather than replacing them. We do not damage
the structure of your home
Original windows are designed as part of the structure and
fit with the design of the home as well. Replacing original windows will
can take away from the beauty of the home’s original look.
Thank you for visiting our website
of Olde Window Restorer. We hope that you will find our
window services, including
window repair and
window restoration, to be exactly what you are looking for. We will
be happy to come to your location to assess your windows and
devise the best plan for you. Please feel free to contact us with
all of your window service questions or
inquiries. We look forward to hearing from you.