How to Winterize Your Windows

Winter is around the corner and with some planning, you can make sure that your home is ready for the Chicago winter months. When experiencing a frigid cold winter, you would want to make sure that your home is ready, so you can stay warm and cozy.  Chicago Window Pros is the Chicago area’s leading replacement window company helping area homeowners stay warmer during the colder months.

What do you Spend for Heating Costs?

Colder weather can affect your wallet.  Heating your home can be costly, and it is even more pricey when your windows and doors are drafty. If you have older windows or windows without weather-stripping, there is probably heat escaping your home. The more you crank the thermostat; the more heat and money gets wasted.

Time for New Windows?

There are many reasons why you may need to replace your windows.

New energy-efficient windows will end up saving you more money over time. Installing new windows, means you will get rid of the drafts in your home and save more money.

Additionally, new windows are a great way to improve your home’s exterior and interior.  If at any point you decide to sell your home, your new windows will help increase the value of the home.  Plus, new windows will be easier to use and usually are maintenance-free.

Older windows may leak over time and this includes moisture and with new windows, it will ensure moisture is not getting inside your home. Moisture can cause mold in the home or damage including wood around the windows to rot.

When you decide to purchase new windows, fall and spring are the best times of the year for window replacement.  Especially since when the old windows are removed, it will leave your home open and exposed until the new windows are installed.

If you need new replacement windows, you would want to prepare for it before winter comes along.  Once you have new windows, you will find your home will stay warmer in the winter and you will save money on your energy bills.

Chicago Window Pros is known for being the Chicagoland area’s top window replacement company providing top quality windows at economical prices. To schedule an appointment or a window replacement estimate (888) 308-9050. You can also request a FREE QUOTE through our contact page