Currently, the majority of homeowners who are aspiring to sell their properties in the near future are constantly looking for ways in which they can improve the value of the properties before selling them. As a result, an increasing number of home sellers are wondering whether it is worthy renovating their properties before selling them off. However, in most cases, homeowners are after quick renovations, such as Windows Edmonton renovation, that will improve the value of the home and are quick to implement. This brings us to the question, is a window upgrade really necessary prior to selling your home?

In most cases not!

According to many experienced project consultants, this type of project is not worth the investment in most cases. Based on their experiences, such consultants report that the majority of clients they have ever worked with before either found the investment not worth or met with and experienced project consultant and got dissuaded from pushing on with the project.  This mainly because a Windows Edmonton replacement project is considered to be one of the most expensive home improvement projects. Mentioned below are some of the reasons why a window replacement may not be the right option, with regards to elevating the value of your property before selling.

1.       It Is Not Worth the Investment

Being one of the most expensive home improvement projects, this may not be the right decision to make prior to selling your home. For instance, window upgrade for a medium sized home may cost up to $10 000 and will not improve the selling price by the same margin. As such, the return on investment will be quite low.

2.       It is Time Consuming

The process of upgrading all the windows in your home, including ordering, manufacturing, shipping and installation, may take time. This will, in turn, ruin your chances of getting the right buyer on time. As a result, you will have to wait for some time before selling your home or getting the right buyer.

3.       May Lead to a Loss

In other cases, you may get the right buyer of your home while you had already ordered for the windows. Although the deal is right for the current state of the home, you will still incur a loss because you will have to pay for your order. In some cases, it may be possible for you to include the windows replacement in the selling agreements with the buyer, but this is not always the case. If the buyer is not willing to compensate you for the upgrade, which was underway, you will end up incurring a loss.

Based on such facts, upgrading the windows in your home will not always improve the selling value of the property. Many sellers do not seek advice from the professionals; hence end up losing their initial investment on the project. Instead of replacing windows with the aim of improving the value of the property, you should only replace them if they are leaking or broken.  To avoid such mishaps, talk to professionals like Cambridge windows and Doors.


Contact our Specialists at Cambridge Windows and Doors today for an attractive solution for your home windows. We will be happy to help you to choose the best option for you! Call Us Today at +1-780-665-5345!