Home Improvement

How to prepare for a new door and window installation

There are many reasons to replace your windows and doors. Windows can help you save money on energy, increase the value of your property and give your home an updated and modern look. Clearmaxwindows.com has a variety of window styles to suit every home. We are confident you will find the right style for your home. You can rest assured that your home will be left clean and tidy after you have booked your window or door installation. We can help with heavy furniture or other obstructions that may be obstructing your windows. To make your professional fitter as efficient as possible, there are some simple things that you can do before they arrive. ClearMax window replacement & Doors is a private San Diego company, founded in 2018. Since then, we’ve grown to become one of the fastest-growing replacement and repair of windows and doors as well as installation companies in California. ClearMax was founded with the goal of reducing California’s carbon emissions by making homes more energy efficient.

Install the unit at a time that is convenient for you

We make it as simple and painless as possible to install your windows. It can cause disruption to your daily life if all the windows and doors are being replaced. We will work to a schedule and inform you if any changes occur. It’s best to keep your pets and children away from areas where installers are working. You should arrange an installation date that is convenient for you and your family. You can let the team know if you are not going to be home for the installation so we can arrange access.

Check that the property’s entrance is clear

It is best to clear your driveway of all vehicles, so the van transporting your windows and doors can reach as close as possible to your property. It’s also a good idea for the installers to clear any garden furniture or plants from your windows and doors. It is worth clearing the path leading to your home from any mud or water. This will help prevent any accidents that might occur when installing your windows.

Clear out space in your home

Carpet protectors will be laid to protect your home from any dust or dirt during installation. It is a smart idea to remove valuable ornaments and objects from the installation area. This not only prevents them from getting damaged, but also gives the installers more room to work. It can save time and help speed up the installation by moving furniture and heavy items away from windows and doors.

Remove blinds and curtains

It is important to ensure that the installers have access to the frames. This means that all blinds, curtains and poles must be removed before the installation can begin. It is also a good idea to take any wall decorations (such as hanging frames) out of the windows or doors and store them in a secure place.

Clear the floor

You will need to clear the windows from large items like furniture. However, it is also important to clean the floor of smaller items such toys and clothes. Double glazed windows and doors are very heavy so it is important to give the fitters some room.

How long does it take to install?

Installation times can vary widely. It is not always possible to give a time frame. This depends on the property type and number of windows being installed, the complexity of the job and how long it takes. A skilled and trained professional should be able to replace windows. It is a complicated job that requires a lot of skill. First, remove all old windows and doors. Then the new ones can go in. After that, trim work must be done and cleanup needs to be taken into consideration. The average installation takes about a day. However, this will vary depending on how many windows or doors you are replacing.