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Winter Window Replacement: What to Expect

It is fairly easy to understand why homeowners feel the hesitation to replace their old, ineffective windows near the end of fall or in the dead of winter. From warm air escaping and cold, frosty air seeping inside to the installation crew tracking snow under their boots, there are a few things to get worked up over. Good news! Here at Renewal by Andersen® of Southwest Missouri, we can put those worries to rest and give you the confidence that you can replace your windows no matter the season. 

Winter Window Replacement: What to Expect


Window Replacement in the Winter


An efficient, swift and professional installation are key to a successful window replacement service during the glacial winter months. Our certified installers follow a specialized window installation process to help you protect your home and the occupants from uncomfortable conditions. Here are the steps that we will take during the replacement process:


  1. Close off each room that is being worked on to effectively minimize heat loss around the house.

  2. Work in teams to remove one window at a time. It typically takes five minutes or less to detach each window. This step helps reduce the outdoor exposure to your home.

  3. Cover floor and furnishings to protect them from foot traffic, construction debris and winter severity.

  4. Custom-manufacture each window to 1/8 inch of the opening. This allows installers to add additional installation around the framework once they are in place, helping maximizing the energy efficiency of your replacement windows.


Reasons to Replace Windows in the Winter


First off, winter is the best time to discover problems with your windows due to the tendency of materials to contract when exposed to extreme temperatures. This can manifest itself in the form of leaks and drafts that you have not previously experienced. In addition, you are also likely to get good prices in the wintertime because most companies are less busy, convincing them to offer significant discounts.


Renewal by Andersen of Southwest Missouri is a premier source of home window replacement solutions in Springfield, MO. Our company is committed to providing you with the comfort and safety that your home needs no matter the season. Call (417) 268-9301, or fill out our contact form to schedule a consultation.


"They did a real professional job. House looks Great! You couldn't even tell they were there. Except for the Beautiful windows and doors they installed. The house looks amazing!"

Chloe Compton
Apr 26, 2023

"Work was performed by a professional installation team in a very efficient and non-obstructive manner. They cleaned up after themselves and left us in a better condition than it was before they started. I would definitely use Renewal by Anderson again."

Joseph Allen
Apr 25, 2023

"We have had Renewal by Anderson replace windows before so we knew how special the company was. The job the installers did was absolutely perfect. I will contact them again for more windows and will highly recommend them to friends and family. Thank you so much!"

Pamela Pyatt
Apr 20, 2023

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