If you’re looking to get the most value for your dollar, look no further than installing new vinyl windows. They could end up adding up to $12,000 to the selling price of your home. Windows are one the best energy-saving upgrades you can make to your home saving up to $465 saved per year. That is more than common upgrades like dishwashers and water heaters. They also deliver incredible energy value to your home. 43% of a home utility bill goes to heating and cooling — which good windows can reduce.
Well-built windows maintain a consistent temperature, meaning you spend less money to stay more comfortable. Additionally, the more windows you have the more energy you are saving. Window replacement yields a high ROI of 68%. Meaning you saved $6,750 if you spent $10,000 on new windows. Besides energy and costs, investing in your windows can increase overall home value. Based on the average expenditure($29,482), The installation of new windows can increase your home’s value by $13,822. Focusing on this from a tax perspective, you can gain tax credits for up to $500. This includes additional work like upgrades, repairs, and additions – learn more in the infographic below: