Replacement windows are a valuable upgrade for any home and can make a significant impact on energy efficiency, home value, and comfort. Installing new vinyl windows can add up to $12,000 to a home's selling price. Windows are one of the best energy-saving upgrades one can make to a home, reducing 43% of a home's utility bill for heating and cooling.
Windows are responsible for 25-30% of the average energy bill, so a good investment in quality windows will greatly impact one's comfort and budget.
When replacing single-pane windows, homeowners can save $465 per year on energy cost. Well-built windows maintain a consistent temperature, meaning less money is spent to stay comfortable. Additionally, energy efficiency benefits the planet, as replacing single-pane windows can save up to 6,205 pounds of CO2 per year. With a ROI of 68%, homeowners can receive $6,750 back for every $10,000 spent on new windows.