Questions to Ask Before Choosing Replacement Windows

Window being installed by an experienced team member

For some homeowners, choosing replacement windows can be a complex process, consisting of many variables and unknowns. While picking replacement windows is a big decision, it doesn’t need to be a complicated one.

For over 20 years, New Jersey Siding & Windows, Inc., has been assisting homeowners in northern New Jersey, helping them upgrade their homes with top-of-the-line replacement windows, doors, and siding. To simplify the process for homeowners, we discuss what you should consider before choosing a company for replacement windows.

What Styles Are Available?

Homeowners may be in the market for new windows for a variety of reasons. One of the most common is to provide their home with a much-needed upgrade. While functional, windows can also provide homes with an enhanced design. To get the most out of your new replacement windows, it is important to ask what styles are available.

To accommodate a variety of style preferences, New Jersey Siding & Windows, Inc., offers wood and vinyl windows in 10 designs, including:

  • Double hung
  • Casement
  • Slider
  • Awning
  • Bay
  • Garden
  • Bow
  • Picture
  • Specialty or custom

The design experts at New Jersey Siding & Windows, Inc., specialize in helping clients select the ideal window style to effortlessly complement their homes.

Are the Windows Energy-Efficient?

Today’s replacement windows offer more benefits than ever before. Homeowners can take advantage of the many features of contemporary window replacements, including energy efficiency. The replacement windows offered at New Jersey Siding & Windows, Inc., are constructed to keep heat and cool air inside your home during the months you need them most. This design can enhance efficiency, potentially saving you money on energy costs.

When Is the Best Time to Replace Windows?

Window replacement can happen at any time during the year, meaning the best time is whenever best serves you. New Jersey Siding & Windows, Inc. performs replacement services all year long, working on one window opening at a time.

How Long Will the Work Take?

Homeowners who elect for new windows generally want it done quickly and efficiently. The timeframe for a window replacement job depends on several factors, such as how many windows are being replaced, the time of year, and the types of windows being installed.

New Jersey Siding & Windows, Inc., treats every job the same no matter the size, emphasizing proven tactics. This ensures we complete each job on time and to the satisfaction of our customers.

Should I Replace All My Windows at Once?

The number of windows that need replacing depends on the customer’s needs. If functionality is the main reason for window replacement, homeowners may request only one or two windows be replaced. Those who wish to give their place of residence a major upgrade may want all windows to be replaced at once. It is important to ask a window replacement company if they can handle a request of this size.

New Jersey Siding & Windows, Inc., can handle window replacement jobs of any size. Using advanced equipment and effective methods, our team will provide window replacement services that fit your needs.

What Is the Company’s Experience With Projects Like This?

When it comes to window replacement, homeowners need to choose a company with ample experience. Poorly installed windows can result in chilly drafts and high energy bills, as well as leaks that can lead to costly repairs.

The team at New Jersey Siding & Windows, Inc., possesses the expertise required to properly install windows. Our resume boasts two decades of experience serving residents in the area.

Can You Make the Windows Bigger Than My Existing Windows?

In some cases, homeowners want to upgrade their windows by increasing their size. Homeowners who want larger windows should ask companies if this is feasible before making their decision. Enlarging and changing window opening sizes is something done routinely here at New Jersey Siding & Windows, Inc.

Are the Windows and Work Under Warranty?

Warranties offer customers peace of mind about window installation. When choosing a window replacement company, you may want to ask what warranties they offer on their products and services. New Jersey Siding & Windows, Inc., is pleased to offer customers a lifetime transferable manufacturer’s warranty on all products and services.

What Should I Do to Prepare for Window Installation?

Although most of the work is performed by a professional window replacement crew, homeowners can assist by preparing the job site. Take the following steps to prepare your home for replacement windows:

  • Disconnect any alarm systems from your windows
  • Remove all window treatments
  • Clear out the area near the windows being replaced
  • Keep children and pets away from the work area until the job is done and all materials are cleaned up

Choose Professional Window Replacement From New Jersey Siding & Windows, Inc.

New Jersey Siding & Windows, Inc., takes pride in offering clients premium products made from top-of-the-line materials. We serve clients throughout northern New Jersey, delivering top-tier home exterior services, including replacement windows. Contact us today to set up a free estimate or to learn how our team can help you upgrade your home.