Do you close your eyes, cross your fingers, and wait for the estimates to come in whenever anything around the house needs to be fixed? Quotes might be very different, and even if they are the same, this is a significant investment! Let’s take a step back and look at everything goes into this endeavor and how much it costs to have your windows replaced. Then contact Progressive Insulation & Windows at (800) 500-6200 for your own estimate.
When it comes to windows, they aren’t just windows
Obviously, we must think about the windows themselves. Clearly, literally. Let us stare lovingly through these windows, as we typically do through our windows. Every lovely detail of the window has an influence on the price.
You’re undoubtedly delighted to acquire double- or triple-paned glass if you came to this project for the energy efficiency. Heat transfer is reduced by the gap between the glass, especially if it is filled with argon gas. There is a cost associated with this, and it is a “pay now, save later” investment.
You may also choose to have the glass tinted with heat-absorbing tints or covered with a low-emissivity coating. There are glass choices available that can assist lessen street sounds and even lower the chances of a baseball going through your picture-perfect window. You have a number of choices.
Another factor to consider is the materials that surround the glass. Vinyl windows are the most cost-effective option. It’s a decision you can be proud of. If you want to go all out, all wood windows may set you back a little extra. They appear to be quite attractive, but beauty comes at a cost.
Did your old windows have a bottom-opening design? A double-hung window opens from the top as well, allowing cool cross winds in but also letting out a little extra money up front. Any unique window openings, such as casement windows, might further increase expenses.
Established brands can provide you with peace of mind and solid guarantees. After all, you get what you pay for. Window replacement isn’t the kind of project where you can make incremental improvements over time; you make your choices up front and then enjoy them for the next twenty years or more.
We are standing by to provide a comprehensive estimate for your new windows
Whether you know exactly what you want or you are just starting the process of looking, we can help you select the right windows and then we can install them for you. Call Progressive Insulation & Windows now at (800) 500-6200 to get started.