A lot depends on where exactly your house is. Are you directly on the waterfront? If so, I’ll tell you that many people avoid wood frame windows if their house is subjected to a lot of salty seawater in the winter breezes that blow off the ocean.
Drapes will have no effect on a new window other than the possibility that extremely heavy drapes can interfere with the infrastructure above a window. For example, suppose you nailed or screwed to the wall above the window, the support rail for your drapes.
A lot depends on the material you used – or plan to use – on your new windows.
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