Cracked and broken glass windows pose a serious threat to homeowners, especially to their kids. As the winter arrives, they become even more hazardous since the glass will turn brittle and cold. If you notice any damage on your glass windows, be sure to contact a glass replacement company right away to keep them from hurting anyone in your home.
Apart from damaged or broken glass, there are a number of reasons why homeowners replace their glass window. These include the following:
- Security concerns. Ordinary glass in old houses does not stand a chance against a burglar’s sledgehammer or axe. When no one is home, trespassers could even gain entry by simply smashing it with bricks. Homeowners can deter intruders and keep their family and properties safe by upgrading to high quality safety glass.
- Energy efficiency. Some old windows are not energy-efficient. This means they can make heating and air conditioning units work harder, which results in increased energy bills. Heating and cooling costs can be reduced by replacing traditional glass windows and doors with low-emissivity insulating glass. As this energy efficient type of glass leads to minimal use of energy, greenhouse gas emission is also decreased. This allows homeowners to do their share in protecting the environment from global warming.
- Aesthetic purpose. New glass windows are simply nice to look at. They instantly add to the aesthetics of a newly built or renovated home. Moreover, the clear and clean lines provide an uninterrupted view of the outside world.
High quality glass will help maintain the temperature inside your home. They can keep the cold air out during the winter, as well as drive the heat out during the summer. These fixtures can also ensure the safety of your family. If you wish to replace your glass window, get in touch with Jim’s Glass for a free quote. Our team of glass installation professionals offer a fast and reliable glass replacement service for every home.
Call 131 546 to book an appointment with Jim’s Glass. Our experts are more than happy to discuss your needs and give you the right advice.
Divisional General Manager – Jim’s Glass (Australia)
Board Member – Australian Glass & Glazing Association
President – Glass & Glazing Association of South Australia