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Things to Consider When Budgeting Your Window Replacement

Installing high-quality replacement windows offers many benefits for your home, including improved curb appeal, enhanced ventilation and energy efficiency, and increased property value. It might seem straightforward, but it is a considerable investment. You’ll want to make sure to create a budget for this home improvement project accordingly. Continue reading to learn the essentials you’ll need to consider.

Window Replacement

Find Out if You Can Afford the Project

Before you even think about picking the best style and frame color for your new windows, check if you have enough funds to get this project started. Take your cash flow, assets and potential return on investment (ROI) into account. Calculate your income and expenses. Take a look at your wants and needs. From there, you can determine how much you can set aside for the window replacement. Fortunately, some contractors offer financing options that fit your available resources.

Consider the Window Components

Focus on the frames and glass in particular because they impact the total cost of your home window replacement project. It can be easy to pick ones that are readily available and can immediately fit your budget, but there’s no guarantee that they’ll last a long time. Consider choosing windows with components that provide durability and energy efficiency. In doing so, you avoid costly repairs and the likelihood of a premature replacement. Plus, you can expect a good return on investment in the long term.

Factor in the Cost of Old Window Disposal

This should also be factored into your window replacement project. Most of the time, the removal of the old windows and the cleanup of the debris following the installation comes with an additional charge. It doesn’t take up a significant chunk of your budget, but it still needs to be considered when you plan to replace your windows.

For top-notch window replacement service, trust Renewal by Andersen® of Southwest Missouri. Give us a call at (417) 268-9301, or fill out our contact form to schedule a consultation. We serve homeowners in Springfield and the surrounding areas like Ozark, Nixa and Willard.


"Renewal by Andersen windows experience has been great. From my initial call to Andersen on inquiry about their windows and doors through the order and installation process everyone I’ve dealt with has been great. Great process, great product and most of all great people to work with. Thanks."

Kevin Sweetin
Feb 28, 2024

"I just bought my first house. My patio sliding door was rotten. So, I needed it to replace it. Renewal by Anderson of Southern Missouri listened to what I wanted and delivered it. They did a fantastic job of installing and cleaning up afterwards. They did it even in freezing rain that day I was scheduled to have it replaced. They even had a follow-up to check things out and do the touch ups. I'm amazed at there work. Great job Renewal by Anderson."

DKay Mikel
Feb 9, 2024

"On Feb 1,2024 my husband and I selected Renewel by Andersen for windows for our entire house. It made our house more beautiful with the picture windows. Made the outside more attractive, and on the inside. We did 14 windows. We had 4 men come to do the job in 1 day And they were very friendly, efficient,fast and cleaned up inside and outside perfectly. And most importantly we noticed the heating furnace runs less,therefore saving us money on our gas bill. We live in SW Missouri. We recommend anyone who wants to replace windows in their home to pick Renewal by Andersen. Sincerely, Darius and Nancy Durman"

Nancy Durman
Feb 7, 2024

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