Home Improvement

Home Improvement Projects to Finish Before Winter

September 21, 2018
Home Improvement

If the upcoming winter months stress you out because of the current state of your home, you’re not alone. Many people scramble to get home improvement projects done before the cold weather hits, and if you don’t get a certain project done in time, you could be in some serious trouble. Here are a few projects to try and get done before winter.

New Windows

If you have an older home, you could see your energy bills rise during the winter because of old windows and poor seals. Replacing your old windows with newer, more energy efficient ones can save you money down the road. Try finding windows with multiple panes of glass, spacers, or fillers, and it can solve your draft problem. If you have more questions about the proper replacement windows for your home, contact your local window specialist.

Roof Repair

Cold, harsh winters can do some serious damage to your roof. If you’ve noticed shingles on your roof peeling, cracking, curling, or just falling off, it could be a sign that you need to do some serious repairs, or full replacement, of your roof. For a project this big, your best bet would be to hire experienced professionals that can help you make the best roofing decision for your home and budget.

Furnace Tune-Up

The last thing you want during the middle of winter is for your furnace to stop working. Scheduling regular tune-ups can keep your furnace in the best possible shape, and it can also give you insight into any problems you may need to fix. You should be able to schedule regular maintenance check with your local HVAC company, and they can also give you more insight as to when to replace furnace and air filters to keep your air quality at its finest.

If you have large home improvement projects you need to get done before the winter but aren’t sure how to pay for them, Pacor Mortgage can help. We have loans that can help all your home improvement dreams come true, whether they’re just cosmetic fixes or things that are a little more serious and costly. Give us a call today at 773-881-7744 today, or visit our website to learn more about our competitive renovation products.

References

https://www.bhg.com/home-improvement/advice/maintenance-repair/fall-home-projects/

http://pacormortgage.wpengine.com/products-programs/renovationproducts/

https://porch.com/projects/2013-parade-of-homes-granger-ave

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