The state of Kansas is known for its varying weather. Summers are known to be extremely hot, while winters are quite erratic, from relatively warm to extremely cold. Meanwhile, rainfall typically arrives during summer and spring.
If you are residing in a state with unpredictable weather systems like Kansas, such can bring inconvenience and discomfort. In addition, fluctuation of temperatures combined with harsh elements like rain and sun can significantly compromise the overall structural integrity of your home. What can you do as a homeowner to protect your home from the effects of ever-changing weather?
You can start by switching components to durable and energy-efficient materials. Here at Southard Corporation, we offer our clients the best kind of Kansas windows – fitting to the climate in the area. From the glass to the frame materials, we have it direct from the top replacement windows company, Renewal by Andersen®:
- High-Performance™ Low-E4® glass helps you become 45% more energy-efficient in winter and 56% more energy-efficient in summer by blocking 84% of the ultraviolet rays that can damage your treatments and furniture.
- High-Performance™ Low-E4® SmartSun™ glass is perfect for a hot, humid state like Kansas. It can block 95% of ultraviolet rays, making your home cooler and 70% more energy-efficient in summer.
- High-Performance™ Low-E4® SmartSun™ glass is also suitable for the Kansas climate, as it can keep your home cooler through coating that reduces light passage. In addition, it reduces penetration of noise into your home.
- Fibrex® composite frames are reputably stronger compared to vinyl against extreme weather. They have a minimal expansion and contraction rate, reducing the risk of bowing and breaking your glass. Furthermore, this material is known for its capability to not rot, mold, or decay.
Protecting yourself from the ever-changing weather can be achieved by starting with your replacement windows in Kansas. To know more about how RbA® windows can provide protection to your home, call us today or fill out our contact sheet.