There can be multiple reasons for which you have to remove your old windows and install a new one. You may want the windows to be energy efficient or the old one was simply worn out! Whatever is the reason when it’s time for window replacement you have to be very careful? The main job will be done by experts but before that there are certain prep jobs that must be done by you. Here are few things that must be done before installing a window.
Schedule a good time
It is quite obvious that when the window replacement job will be done there will be chaos. They will do the job at their pace but there will be sound and you may not be able to continue with your regular work. Thus, it is best to schedule the job at such a time when you can send your children to somewhere else so that they do not face nay problem. Moreover, you should also complete your daily chores and wait for the crew to arrive and do the work.
Clear a path
When they will be installing a window they will be moving here and there near the window. If they get too many obstacles on the way they will not be able to move freely. It may take more time to complete the task! Under such circumstances it is important that you make a clear path from your entrance to the windows so that they can get there easily and work properly.
Remove all valuables and breakables
It is obvious that there will be many obstacles near the window. There may be wall hangings or different items to decorate your home. Some of them may be breakable. In order to keep them safe it is best to remove them at a safe place. If you remove them at a safe place you can be sure that they can break while the crew is working. Moreover, while they work they can work easily too.
Cover up things
When the work will be done there will be quite some amount of dust. Thus, it is important that you ensure that everything is covered up. Then dust cannot get accumulated over the carpet and other items that are still near the window. While there may be different ideas about covering up, it is best to cover the things up with even a plastic sheet.