Spring will be here in a matter of weeks, and for many homeowners it’s the perfect time to start tackling those home upgrades that they’ve waited on during the colder winter months. So, where do you begin? The project list may be daunting at first glance, but if you tackle it a little bit at a time, it can be easier. However, one of the best ways to get ideas on where to start on your home upgrades is by visiting a local home show! Instead of spending another weekend indoors wishing the weather was better, use the time to plan your project list and get you ready for the upcoming change to spring weather. Here are some ways that home shows can help you decide where to begin.
#1: Home shows help you prepare.
If you can’t decide where to start on your project list or maybe you have an idea on which upgrades need to be tackled first, but you’re not sure which company to hire to help. Home shows help put you in control by allowing you to see the various companies that are out there. These are a great opportunity talk to company representatives, to get a feel for what they offer and check out the displays.
#2: Home shows give you ideas.
Even if you have a good idea of what you want to do for your home upgrade, local home shows allow you to get lots of different ideas or you can get even better ideas than what you initially had in mind. From backyard landscaping and re-designing, to brand new windows and doors, home shows, really provide a little bit of everything for homeowners looking to renovate and upgrade their space.
#3: Home shows give you a hands-on experience.
You’ll be able to look at something closely before you decide to spend your hard-earned money. Looking online and reviewing various places and project ideas can be fun, but there’s nothing like talking and interacting directly with a professional that knows their products and services inside and out. Most exhibits at home shows will have the opportunity for people to get the exact idea of what things will look like on installation/project day. In addition, unlike shopping in a store where you have limited options, attending a home show, gives you the convenience of seeing a lot of different products or services in one central location.
Now that you know why you should visit a home show, we have good news! Our team at Lifetime Windows & Doors will be at home shows throughout the year! Come and find us at the following shows in the next several weeks.
- Portland Spring Home & Garden Show: Feb 22nd-25th
(at the Portland Expo)
- House & Outdoor Living Show: April 6th-8th
(at the Oregon Convention Center)
- Central Oregon Spring Home & Garden Show: May 4th-6th
(at the Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center)
We’ll have various displays available, and our qualified team of professionals will be there to answer any questions that you have. We can talk to you about your siding or roofing projects, in addition to any window or door installations you might need. We’re proud to serve Portland and the surrounding areas, in addition to Vancouver, WA! We also serve customers throughout Bend and Central Oregon. No matter what your project needs are, we can help.
There’s nothing better than a newly renovated space! And what better time of year to enjoy it than springtime? Contact us today for more information on getting your project started in time to enjoy the beautiful sunny springtime weather that’s coming!