Why Is Summer The Ideal Season For Construction?

June 17, 2019

Many homeowners struggle when deciding on the best time of year to renovate, remodel, or start a construction project. The right time is different for everyone, but there’s no question that summertime is the ideal season to get your projects done. Read this blog to learn why, and get some inspiration to start your project sooner rather than later.

Flexible Schedules For Homeowners

Utilizing the season has been beneficial for so many types of projects. Paint, renovations, and remodels are always easier when the homeowner or family has time off, and do not have as busy of a schedule. This makes it easier to spend time out of the house, and plan around the construction work.

Longer Daylight Hours To Work

As summer days are longer, construction companies have more daylight hours to work within the summer compared to other seasons. When the days are long, we can get to work early, and we can finish the long day later in the afternoon/evening. Utilizing these longer daylight hours are extremely helpful to our team as we’re able to get so much work done in the summer.

Paint Projects Dry & Complete Faster In The Summer

When you’re painting your home’s exterior, or even inside the home, your paint dries much faster in the warm weather. This means paint projects tend to progress more quickly, and we’re able to get more done during these peak times of the season. Inside the home, we’re able to leave windows and doors open for summer paint projects. This helps the walls inside the home dry even more quickly with interior paint projects. You really can’t go wrong with a fresh coat of paint during the warm, summer season.

Projects Outdoors

Outdoor projects like additions, masonry walkways, and others are much easier to complete during the summer. The warmth, the clear skies, and the fresh air are all assets during busy outdoor projects. Outdoor projects should enhance your home’s functionality as well as appearance.

Regardless of the project you’re thinking of starting, get it done during these summer months to enjoy for the rest of the year. If you have questions about your project, and need some assurance and expertise, reach out to the professionals at WORKS by JD. We can assist you in your project management, evaluate any potential issues we see, and move forward together with confidence in your vision!