Storm Windows on Historic Houses

Remember!

Storm windows are an exterior change that requires pre-approval by the local Historic District Commission for material, style, and color.

Storm Windows Offer Triple Benefits.

Here's How Storms Work

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Storm Windows Come in Many Varieties

More on Storm Window Varieties

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Manufacturers: Click here for a list of storm window manufacturers.

Proper Installation Maximizes Energy Savings

Whether an owner installs storm windows or hires a contractor, it is helpful to know how to install storm windows properly. If installed incorrectly, they do not operate smoothly, and they do not realize the maximum energy savings.

Here's How To Do It

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Storm Window Contractors

There are many companies who sell and/or install storm windows. Some of them sell windows from just one or two manufacturers. Others can order and install windows from several manufacturers.

An owner can use the information about proper installation to discuss storm windows with prospective contractors. Conversation should reveal whether or not they do, in fact, know how to install windows properly.

Contractors: Click here for a list of Detroit-area storm window contractors.