About Window Replacements

More than likely, you may not think about replacing your windows until something goes wrong with them like windows that leak.  Unless you have owned your house for a while, you may not have thought about replacement windows.  Air leaks, fogged glass, condensation and insect intrusions are just a few of the reasons why homeowners may consider replacement of their windows.  Chicago Window Pros is the Chicago area’s leading window replacement company offering a variety of high-quality windows at reasonable prices.

Cost of Window Replacement

The cost of replacement windows depends on the type of window, style of window, materials used, window features and type of glazing.

Some homeowners may feel hiring a handyman may be the best way to help save on window replacement costs.   You may find hiring a handyman may result in windows that may have issues down the road like windows that leak air.  Window replacement companies have window installers that only install windows and know what they are doing.

Save Money with Single-Hung Windows

Single-hung and double-hung windows a lower sash or pane that easily slides upward. When you want to open a window, you can easily unlatch the window and slide the lower sash up to let air inside the home.

Fixing Windows Instead of Window Replacement

You may find it isn’t necessary to replace your windows right now.  If you are having an issue with a window, you may be able to fix a broken seal of an existing window by caulking it or add weatherstripping.

When is the Most Ideal Time to Replace Windows

Windows can be replaced any time of year, including during the winter months.  If window companies only installed new windows during optimal conditions, such as during spring and summer months, they may end up going out of business.   During warmer months, window replacement companies are busier which means it may take longer to get your windows replaced.

Window Replacement as a DIY Project

Professional window installers only install windows and have the necessary tools and skills to successfully complete a window installation. This is one home improvement project you don’t want to do yourself if you don’t have the skills to do so.  You may save a significant amount of money replacing your own windows, but you may risk potential problems down the road.

If considering an upcoming window replacement project, just give us a call and we will happily go over your options to help you decide what is best for your home and your budget.

Chicago Window Pros is highly regarded as the Chicagoland area’s leading window replacement company providing top-notch windows at affordable prices. To schedule a convenient appointment or to receive a window replacement estimate (888) 308-9050. You can also request a FREE QUOTE through our contact page.