Why You Should Get New Windows for Winter

In Minnesota, autumn is bittersweet. Amid the changing leaves and beautiful weather is the knowledge that winter will soon be here. So, if you’ve been meaning to do any exterior home renovations – like upgrading to new windows – before the snow flies, now is the time.

It can be hard to tell whether your windows can just be fixed or whether it’s time to replace. Here are five signs that it’s time to replace your windows. Not sure which new windows to choose? This window buying guide will help.

Ten Benefits of Replacing Old Windows

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Replacing old windows will make your home more comfortable. But there are many other ways in which new windows can make a positive difference in your home.

  • A more energy efficient home
  • Less outside noise
  • Greater UV protection
  • Fewer drafts and more comfortable living spaces
  • Lower heating and cooling costs
  • Less time-consuming and costly maintenance work
  • Smoother opening and closing
  • Easier to clean
  • Better looking
  • Increased home value

Now Is the Time to Order New Windows

If you’re thinking about upgrading your windows before the snow flies, don’t wait! Due to manufacturing and shipping delays caused by COVID-19, materials are taking a few weeks longer to arrive. That doesn’t mean you shouldn’t order new windows – we replace windows year round, even during the winter months.) Give us a call soon.

The Chuba Company is proud to be your partner in home renovation and construction. From windows and roofing, to additions and green construction, to bathroom and kitchen remodels, and more, The Chuba Company is ready to help with any home project. We’ve been proudly serving Elk River, Zimmerman, Ramsey, Monticello, Albertvile, Rogers, Champlin and surrounding areas for 48 years. Contact us to talk about your remodel ideas or to receive an estimate!

This is an updated version of a blog post from August 2014.