While it’s not always necessary to replace your windows and patio doors at the same time, there are some advantages to doing so.
Here are a few things to consider when deciding whether to replace your windows and patio doors together:
Older windows and patio doors can often have leaks and gaps that allow air to escape, causing your home’s heating and cooling systems to work harder to maintain a comfortable temperature. By replacing them with new, energy-efficient models, you can reduce these air leaks and improve insulation, which can help lower your energy bills and make your home more comfortable.
Additionally, when you replace both your windows and patio doors at the same time, you can ensure that they’re properly sealed and insulated as a whole system, which can further enhance their energy efficiency. This can help you maximize your energy savings and potentially even qualify for energy efficiency rebates or incentives from your utility company.
Matching the style and finishes of your windows and patio doors can give your home a cohesive and polished look. When you replace them at the same time, you can select matching designs and finishes, creating a consistent and coordinated appearance throughout your home.
Having a consistent design throughout your home can be especially important if you’re planning to sell your home in the future. Potential buyers will likely appreciate the attention to detail and the cohesive design, which can make your home more attractive and potentially increase its value.
Firstly, if you replace your windows and patio doors separately, you’ll likely have to pay for two separate installations, which can add up to a higher total cost than if you did both replacements together. When you replace them together, you may be able to negotiate a better deal with your contractor, as they will be able to do both replacements at once, saving them time and effort.
In addition, replacing both your windows and patio doors at the same time can help you avoid future replacement costs. If you only replace one or the other, the other half of your window or door system may still have a significant amount of wear and tear. This can mean that you may need to replace the other half in the near future, which can result in additional costs for installation and materials.
Furthermore, upgrading to energy-efficient windows and patio doors can save you money on your energy bills over time. By replacing both at the same time, you can ensure that they’re properly sealed and insulated, which can help reduce energy loss and lower your energy costs.
Overall, replacing your windows and patio doors at the same time can save you money in the long run by reducing installation costs, avoiding future replacement costs, and increasing your home’s energy efficiency. When you are ready to replace the windows and patio doors in your home, schedule a no-obligation in-home consultation with Select Home Improvements! Call us at (855) 995-2233 or click here for a FREE quote!