Most homeowners reserve their home improvement projects for all seasons except for winter. However, there are times when replacing doors or windows, or even upgrading your blown-in insulation, might be needed in a pinch. The biggest argument against scheduling these types of projects during the colder months is that some materials are more suitable for installation in warmer weather, but this is a common misconception. Most newer materials can be handled under any weather conditions.
So, now the question becomes, is it really worth it to book a door or window replacement during winter time?
Most Problems Occur in the Winter
There’s no better way to test out your home insulation than to gauge its performance yourself during the winter months. In the same way, the best way to really see if a replacement door is the best fit for your home is to see whether or not it performs well even under extremely cold weather. This way you can identify potential problem areas and address them right away.
It’s Easier to Book Contractors
The winter season is understandably not the most popular time of the year to take care of some home improvement projects like window or door replacement. To some homeowners, however, this is an opportunity to avoid the rush of spring, summer and fall projects. Scheduling your door replacement during the off-season gives you enough freedom to choose a time that best suits your needs.
One more advantage to installing replacement doors or egress windows during this time is the amount of discounts and specials companies release during this time. As demand for services dip for a bit, you can expect overall costs to go down, which could only mean more benefits for you as a homeowner.
Take advantage of the winter season, and find the best replacement doors and windows from our professionals at WMGB Home Improvement. Call us at (616) 328-6625, or fill out our contact form get a free quote today. We serve homeowners in Lansing and Grand Rapids, MI.