8 Questions to Ask Yourself When Considering New Replacement Windows?

window replacement cost alpharetta gaHow do I know if I need to replace my windows?

1. Do your windows leak? 2. Is there wood rot? 3. Do you hear noises outside? 4. Is your energy bill high?  5. Do you have storm windows? 6. Is the glass double-pane? 7. Do you need to update your home? 8. Are there safety issues?

When homeowners decide to replace their windows is the first question is; “What Does It Cost to Replace A Window”?

A vinyl replacement window is going to be the most cost effective type of replacement window with a wood window being more expensive and a fiberglass window slightly more than the wood. There are several styles to choose from.  Example is;  picture window is going to be the least expensive style because it has no operating hardware with a double hung or sliding window being more followed by a casement and of course your bay and bow windows are going to be the most expensive.  The average cost of a vinyl replacement window is between $400-$575 per window for a double hung. That price includes the cost of the new vinyl replacement window and the installation of it.  However, we find that we usually fall under the average price for installation and products.  Due to the fact that we don’t have a lot of overhead and we focus on being a very competitive company in the Atlanta Replacement Window market.

The big difference in price would be for reasons like the manufacturer of the vinyl window (which series you go with in their line), grids, low-e and argon gas for example.  According to REMODELING Magazine’s 2012-13 Window Cost vs. Value Report, a mid-range vinyl replacement windows cost should average $9,720.This is an average of replacing 10 windows in a typical home.
Now that you’ve got a ballpark number, you’d probably like to know what factors can influence the total cost of replacement windows, some of which can make your project much less or much more expensive. Although there are many factors, let’s look at a few important ones:  Once again we are well below the average cost according to the remodeling magazine window cost report.

Replacement Window Warranty Coverage Answers

It’s always wise to compare window warranties as you consider the cost of home replacement windows and doors. The bigger the manufacturer and the better the warranty, the greater the chance that the company will stand behind the products it manufactures. Most big window manufacturers warrant window glass for 10 years and the frames and hardware for 20. Simonton has one of the leading warranties in the industry.

Call Jeff today to answer any questions regarding replacement windows  770-318-8514