Why Window Replacement Is Not A DIY Job

It can always be tempting to see if you can DIY a renovation project in your home. However, when it comes to replacing windows, you can’t really cut corners. 


Whilst DIY seems relatively harmless, in the world of window replacement and door replacement, more often than not it is better to consult a professional.


A short term fix can end up creating problems long term, meaning you may even end up spending more than if you had gone with a professional company to start with…


Steel doors and windows manufacturers such as Jennyfields have the expertise you need when it comes to replacing your windows, but, if you still feel tempted to take out your toolbox, here are some reasons we would advise against it;

You Could End Up Reducing Your Energy Efficiency

It may not be something that you think of straight away, but a major risk of DIY-ing your own window replacement is that you may end up reducing your energy efficiency due to a faulty installation.


If the window is not installed tightly in the frame, you might find that your windows are not weather-tight, allowing draughts and moisture to enter the home. This is a major problem and an expensive one too, as your heating bill will likely start to skyrocket. 


If you are worried that your windows are not installed properly, we would recommend consulting  professional Steel Doors And Windows Manufacturers as soon as possible.


Hurting Your Home

Window replacement is a complicated task, one that runs the risk of damaging your home if done incorrectly. Your home will need to be assessed by a professional before a window replacement takes place, and so jumping in without the proper information or resources can end up doing more harm than good. A trained professional will be safer and cheaper in the long-run.


Get In Contact – Steel Doors And Windows Manufacturers

For all your window replacement needs, Jennyfields is here for you. There is no need to run the risk of damaging your home, our specialist team has all the resources needed to implement your new windows. You can get in contact at  01252 315888 or email us at office@jennyfields.co.uk.