When do you need new windows and doors?
For most homeowners, knowing when to get your windows replaced can be a big question. Should you replace windows in the summer or winter? Is it all about saving money? Is it a long term investment? Is it about upgrading energy efficiency? All of these and more are prime considerations in deciding when and how to improve your windows; solving comfort, convenience, and maintenance problems are also crucial.
• To help you make the most of window and door replacement projects, here are other things to consider:
Do you want to be remodeling during the holidays or when it’s warmer out?
Maybe you are just ready for a change. There is nothing wrong with that. Some people live in their homes for a very long time. Why not enjoy it and remodel it the way you want as opposed to what the resell market wants? New windows will help upgrade your home and your life.
Tired of using wood dowels to lock or prop up your windows? Do your windows even lock anymore? If you have to worry about home security and you have already hired a locksmith to check all of the locks, you may need to replace windows and doors.
You have decided to do your windows.
You’ve got the go-ahead on your window replacement project. Now it’s time for the details, such as:
- Window or door type
- Interior and exterior material
- Divided light styles
- Color and stain
- Hardware style and finish
- Shades and color
- Security sensors
What other situations should you consider for window and door replacement? Here are 9 Questions to ask when shopping for replacement windows.