When contacting a Wichita windows company, there are some things that you need to talk to them about before settling on the type of windows that you will use on your building. For instance, you may want to consider how many panes of glass your windows will have. Always remember that the more panes you have the better the windows are at insulating the building and the less energy is needed to heat it up or cool it down. Modern windows can have anywhere from 3 to 5 panes in a window, and some special windows, such as those for hazardous areas, even have 7 with some of them being reinforced to prevent any leakages.
But it isn’t just about the number of panes in a window. Any Wichita window replacement company will tell you that the panes are just as good as the frame is. So you should carefully consider that as well. For instance, wood is a classic choice for windows, but it can get quite expensive if you are doing a lot of windows. So, fiberglass is another option for those who want to save some money but not skimp on the quality of the handy work. That’s because fiberglass is a very good insulator itself, and can help you raise the energy efficiency of your new windows.