Whether you’re a new business, older business, or just opened in a new location, chances are you haven’t fully considered your windows. While you may have a permit and safety inspection that tells you you’re good-to-go, you may not have had commercial glass services Aurora contractor perform an analysis of the current windows. Avoid window fatalities in the workplace and pay close attention to these 5 signs it’s time to repair or place your commercial windows.
Outside Air, Inside
No matter what time of year it is, you want to keep the heat or cold at bay. If you’re cranking your A/C unit and not feeling like much air is being distributed, it’s time to get your windows checked. Are you aware of your energy bill each month? Perhaps you’re noticing a cool draft in your well-cranked, heated room? Drafty windows are a sign that you need a window glass repair Denver contractor to inspect the cause for those energy spikes. New and efficient windows can save business owners money on their energy bill each month.
Constant repair (or repaint)
If you’re constantly hiring a contractor for repairing – or repainting – even the slightest mishaps with your commercial windows, it’s time for a change. Chances are, they are outdated and not up to window safety and quality standards any more.
Hardware Is No Longer Available
You know it’s time for a direct replacement when you search for hardware replacements and your own contractor tells you they no longer carry that model. This is sign that it was discontinued and there is an updated version that will work better for you and your business.
Single Glass Panels
Single glass panel windows ( or double-hung windows) can be a pain to upkeep. They have a tendency to let in unwanted air and, unless you’re a fast-food joint, they aren’t an ideal choice for windows because of their size (length and width).
One sure-fire sign that you need new commercial windows is the simple fact that you aren’t able to efficiently and safely open and close your current windows. And at this point a repair will not suffice. Difficult windows are a hazard that you and your business don’t need. Should a fire break out in your business, your windows and doors need to work efficiently to get your customers and employees to safety.
Are your current commercial windows up-to-date? If you’re not sure, it’s time to get an inspection with a certified contractor today. United Glass in Aurora has been performing outstanding glass services in the Denver area for 3 generations and continues to provide residential and commercial glass replacement and repair. Contact our specialists today for a trusted estimate on your new windows!