If you're building a new home from the ground up, you're probably already working with an architect or builder. Often home builders and architects will allow you to choose upgrades to various components of the home, such as windows and doors.
- For such an important purchase like new home windows and patio doors, it pays for you to do your own research. This will make you more knowledgeable in discussing window options with your builder or architect.
- Be sure to consider your builder's or architect's recommendations carefully. Builders and architects generally are very knowledgeable on new home windows and patio doors. They know what works best in your area and for your new home's architectural style, as well as what works best with the existing home plan.
- In choosing how much to spend on window upgrades, consider the neighborhood and how long you think you'll be in the house. Obviously if you're going to be in the home for a long time, it makes sense to purchase windows and patio doors you'll enjoy for years.
Your Milgard® dealer can be a great resource for advice. They be able to make excellent suggestions based on your local area's climate to ensure your home's comfort.