The chill has set in, and snow is falling. Some would say that this time of year is not the most ideal for home renovations. In particular, replacing your windows might seem like an impossible feat, what with all the frosty weather. But don’t be fooled by the myths. Winter is just as good a time as any to update your windows. Let’s break down some misconceptions and arm you with the knowledge you need to choose the right time to replace your windows.


Myth: Window Materials Can’t Handle Cold Weather

Reality: There’s no need to let chilly temperatures deter you from making the necessary upgrades to your home. As technology has improved, so has the durability and flexibility of materials used in window replacement – such as caulk and other materials that can endure changes in temperature. In fact, these materials are specially tested to ensure that they can withstand the harsh winter elements.


Myth: Companies Won’t Install Windows During the Winter

Reality: The truth is that many reliable window companies, like D&W Windows and Sunrooms, offer professional installations during the colder months. The process involves careful preparation, such as closing off the room to minimize heat loss and opening it only when necessary. The reality is, you can update your windows and keep your home warm and cozy all winter long.


Myth: Springtime is the Best Time for Window Installation

Reality: One idea that seems to be ingrained in many people’s minds is that spring is the best time for window installation. While there’s some truth to this, it might not be the best strategy. In fact, so many people believe this myth, it often causes a scheduling nightmare during the busy spring months. Still, if you’re dead set on a spring installation, the best time to schedule it is actually during the winter. This way, you’ll be ahead of the game – and you can secure a convenient appointment that fits your schedule.


We Can Install Any Time of Year

The myth that winter is not the best time to replace your windows is mostly born out of old practices. Thanks to modern technology, window materials can handle the cold, and window installation is possible if you need it. So, if you’re considering a window replacement project, don’t let the winter hold you back.

Contact D&W Windows and Sunrooms for a free estimate today!


Disclaimer: Our blog offers general information only; it isn’t an endorsement of specific actions. Please consult professionals and consider your situation before making decisions. D&W Windows is not responsible for any outcomes resulting from the advice provided.