There are many qualities that you have to factor in when choosing a contractor. They include experience in the industry, certifications from top groups, and warranties for your windows in Houston, TX. Nevertheless, what brings them together and ensures a successful installation is your relationship with them.
Minor issues come with any project. These could be a slight budget adjustment, to a day-long delay because of inclement weather. Fortunately, there are ways to manage, and even mitigate, such issues. Follow these tips from Renewal by Andersen® of Houston:
1. Be specific. Before soliciting quotations for window replacement in Houston, TX, take the time to map out what you want. Research on materials, prices, and other options. Once you’ve managed to narrow down your list, make sure you communicate with our team what you want in detail.
2. Put it in writing. Never hire a company who can only give you verbal quotes. For those who do give written quotes, make sure they indicate the time frame, bill of materials, incidentals, and whether or not they will be subcontracting another company.
3. Run a background check. Check on contractors’ backgrounds by asking them for references that you can call yourself. You can also ask about their license and insurance information.
4. Keep your expectations realistic. You can’t expect the company to complete your replacement windows through a thunderstorm or other emergencies. Expect such contingencies when you’re building your timetable, and make allowances accordingly.
5. Communicate. We can’t stress enough how important communication is throughout a window replacement project. While we can certainly build the double hung windows in Houston, TX, it’s essential that you tell us exactly how you want them.
It also helps that you hire the experts in the window replacement business, like Renewal by Andersen of Houston. Rest assured that we are licensed and experienced. We also make sure to coordinate with you on every detail. If you would like to talk about your window replacement needs, call us today at (281) 547-6177 or fill out our contact form.