Home & Garden Home Improvement

Installing Replacement Windows and Doors for Homes

While one option is to take the Do It Yourself (DIY) approach, a better windows and doors installation option is to have a trained professional do it. Here are some of the main benefits of the latter option:

1. Licensed, bonded, and insured.

Mistakes and accidents happen. That's why you should definitely consider professional windows and doors installation, instead of a DIY approach. Professional installers that are fully licensed, bonded, and insured will have protection from possible mistakes and accidents in the installation process. DIY is a different story. As a non-professional, there's a significantly greater chance that you'd experience mistakes and accidents while installing replacement windows and doors. And that could translate into major out-of-pocket expenses. So consider the fact that professionals typically have protection.

2. Less stress.

DIY home improvements can be stressful if you're not a trained professional. That includes the stress of actually installing the items, and the stress of dealing with mistakes and accidents. Sure, the overall monetary cost of installing windows and doors yourself is lower. But that cost isn't really worthwhile if it causes you to toss and turn while trying to sleep at night.

3. Warranties and Guarantees.

Another benefit of having professionals install your replacement windows and doors is that you can enjoy guarantees and warranties that aren't available if you install the items yourself. Why are they invaluable? Even if the installation of windows or doors is flawless, you can't be 100% certain that problems won't arise in the future.  The solution is professional installation. That ensures that a company will repair or replace the items whenever that's necessary-at little or no cost to you. On the other hand, lacking such guarantees and warranties means that you could potentially spend a small fortune if you need to fix or replace those same windows and doors. Since life is unpredictable, it's better to be safe than sorry.

4. Professional experience.

While you could take the DIY "trial and error" approach to windows and doors installation, it has several drawbacks. In fact, the time, effort, and money that you spend could be (and likely will be) much higher than if an experienced professional had installed the windows or doors. First, there's the fact that professionals have likely installed several replacement windows and doors during their careers. The mere repetition has provided the experience to do the work efficiently. Another benefit is that professionals will also have the experience to deal with common problems that arise when installing replacement windows and doors.

5. Lower installation cost.

Buying window and door installation tools can cost a small fortune. On the other hand, professional installers probably won't need to borrow any tools from you. They'll have a toolbox-full of all the equipment they'd need to install the windows and doors quickly and efficiently.

If you're planning to install replacement windows and entry doors yourself, then you should think again. The above benefits of professional installation are definitely worth considering, before installing.

Chouinard Bros' Our showroom is open year round for your convenience. Their friendly staff will visit your home to discuss all your options, and provide a free inspection and written estimate. Lists of recent customers in your area can also be provided. You can be confident in choosing Chouinard Bros as your windows and doors installation company.


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