Although some home addition builders might tell you otherwise, it is possible to live in your home while it’s undergoing a renovation. Some projects are relatively easy to manage without interrupting your life, and others that may require a lot of creativity Consider these benefits of a doing a home improvement project during the winter: better contractor availability, lower likelihood of scheduling issues with contractors and building permits can be gotten faster due to lower demand. Completing interior home upgrades lets you prioritize exterior home improvements when it warms up.