Can You Replace Double Glazing Yourself?
There’s no two ways about it, double glazing windows are an expensive investment. If you have a tight budget or are just a thrifty kind of person, you may always try to do things yourself rather than paying the high price for professionals to work you feel you could do yourself. However, although you may want to take on landscape gardening, painting, decorating and even woodwork, there are some tasks and projects that it may be best leaving to the professionals.
You wouldn’t, for instance, take on the gas and electric work in your house, without the necessary qualifications and certifications. This is obviously due to the safety issues surrounding gas and electricity. Issues that you may not think exist with replacing double glazing will arise.
So, can you do double glazing yourself and save some money in the process?
Well, the answer is yes and no. Yes, you can technically buy all the materials and tools and carry out the work yourself, but there are some very good reasons why you should hire professionals. Even if it means paying those hefty bills. In the following post, we look at some of the most crucial of these.