Show Off Your Toronto Home with the Best Windows February 20, 2015 Your Toronto area home is made up of different sections or systems. You have the walls, siding, entry doors, the roof, gutters, shutters, and much more. You also have windows and while you might not think that those windows could have a significant impact on curb appeal or even comfort and style, they have a tremendous benefit in all of these areas. If you want to show off your home in the best light possible, consider replacing your old, outdated and worn out windows with higher quality replacement ones. How windows impact the home. Often, when the windows in any home are old and outdated, they don’t look very good. The glass itself could be stained and etched from years of direct exposure to sunlight, especially if dirt collects on the glass consistently. The exterior portion of the frame will likely become stained over time. If they are wood framed windows, the homeowner might have painted over them numerous times through the years. That leads to a lower quality appearance. When that happens the tendency is to keep the window coverings closed, even during the day. In other words, the homeowner may avoid throwing open the drapes, pulling open the blinds, or even opening shutters. That can create a darker atmosphere that has a negative impact on how you could be comfortable in the home or how others may enjoy visiting. When you install new replacement windows throughout the house, you’re going to be more likely to throw open those window coverings, allow the sunlight in, and that can make every room feel a bit larger than it actually is. You could also completely transform any room in your house. For example, replacing double hung windows with gorgeous bow windows could be a great way to expand the view beyond that room. In order to fully appreciate the potential benefits that installing new windows could have for your Toronto area home, contact Platinum Windows and Doors today.