The cost of replacing your windows can get overwhelming. Fortunately, there are ways you can save money on the products themselves. Here are some tips you should consider before replacing your windows.
When to Replace Windows
There are benefits to purchasing windows off-season. Contractors may have reduced pricing or package deals during winter. Meanwhile, during spring, contractors want to get a head start on their sales. You may find promotions from manufacturers that can only be obtained from certain contractors. Research the brands and their current sales and promotions.
Timing your window replacement might also be helpful. Consider getting estimates and information for a year to determine the best time to replace your windows the following year.
Don’t settle on the cheapest replacement windows you can find. These products may have problems that can cost you more in the long run. When looking for the best deal, take note of efficienciency ratings, brand reputation, strength, versatility and style. You can get more savings from energy-efficient windows, and they’ll add value to your home.
Hire a contractor who has established relationships with manufacturers. They can negotiate volume pricing to help you get the best deal on your new windows. Also, proper window installation is essential to the efficiency of your windows. Trusted window contractors may be able to provide you extended warranties if they have manufacturer certifications.
Compare quality and prices when looking for the best value and not just what costs the least. For quality home improvement services, turn to Illinois Energy Windows & Siding, Inc., one of the area’s leading window and gutter installations providers. Call us (630) 219-1860, or fill out our contact form to request a free estimate. We serve homeowners in Naperville and Isle, IL, and surrounding areas.