The short answer is: probably longer than you will. Modern windows are nothing like those created decades ago, especially of the wooden variety. Today’s windows server many more functions than their counterparts of even one generation ago.
If by ‘insets’ you mean the glass panes themselves, it is unlikely the glass itself is leaking – unless the glass is cracked – but more likely the putty (not used so much these days) or the mechanism that holds the glass in place.
Unbreakable glass is useful for certain situations, but not for every window in your home. So, why do people use so-called ‘unbreakable’ glass in the first place? Well, the first answer is obviously to stop intruders coming into your house, but when to use and when not to is anther question.
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