Is it time to replace your windows? Older windows can look lovely, but eventually they will need to be replaced with double glazed windows.

Here's the top benefits of having new double glazed windows installed in your home.

1. Save on your energy bills

Everyone is worried about their energy bills as they seem to rise up and up, and never stop. That means that you're always going to be looking for ways to reduce them.

Having your windows replaced with double glazing - Swindon could save you more money than you'd think.

The double glazing keeps your home at a reasonable temperature, so you won't need to use your central heating or fireplace anywhere near as much as you used to.

2. Keep the street noise out of your home

If you live on a busy road, traffic and other noises can be the bane of your existence. The noise bleeds through your windows and disrupts your life.

It's even worse at night, when you're trying to sleep.

Double glazing can help solve that problem. They provide effective insulation against sound, meaning you can sleep peacefully at night.

3. Stay warm during the winter

In the winter, you find that your home temperature dips dramatically. That's because single glazed windows allow cold air in from outside.

It comes in both through the glass, and through cracks around the window frame. Double glazing - Swindon fixes this problem by creating an effective barrier, and filling in the cracks that were letting the air in.

4. Secure your home from break ins

A single glazed pane of glass is much easier to break, so your home can become a target for thieves.

To avoid this happening, having double glazing installed can go a long way towards deterring them. It's much harder to break, so most thieves won't bother with it.

Now you can leave your home and feel safe, knowing only you can get in.

5. Stop condensation from building up

Single glazed panes allow moisture to build up on them. This is because the warm air of your home hits the cold pane of glass.

This can lead to serious condensation issues, and even mould. Having double glazing - Swindon installed means that you'll never have this problem again.

It's a good idea if anyone in the home suffers with allergies or asthma, as mould can make it worse.

6. Reduce damage to your furnishings

Double glazed windows can stop heat and UV rays from making their way into your home. That means that your furnishings will suffer much less sun damage, so they won't fade anywhere near as much if they're kept near the windows.

Here at Elegant Windows and Doors, we can fit your home with excellent quality double glazing for much less than you'd think. Give us a call and we'll come give you a free quotation, with no obligation to buy. You'll love what we can do for your home!