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by TNGlenn
Sat Sep 01, 2012 11:17 am
Forum: Window Questions
Topic: Gorell vs. Softlite?
Replies: 19
Views: 9783

Re: Gorell vs. Softlite?

I see your point. Specify laminated and a vicious attack dog doesn't get a home. Hmmm... I'll run that by my wife with the asthma and allergies. We don't have a Smith & Wesson, but I think her Dad has a squirrel gun. :roll: :lol: We have decided to get the Softlite Imperial LS windows. Only the 6 be...
by TNGlenn
Mon Aug 27, 2012 8:27 pm
Forum: Window Questions
Topic: Gorell vs. Softlite?
Replies: 19
Views: 9783

Re: Gorell vs. Softlite?

Thanks, Anthony. :)
An alarm system provides security, but doesn't do much to deaden the sound.
The sound problem is more important to us than security issues.
We'll have to pay up to get laminated glass if we want it badly enough.
by TNGlenn
Mon Aug 27, 2012 5:39 pm
Forum: Window Questions
Topic: Gorell vs. Softlite?
Replies: 19
Views: 9783

Re: Gorell vs. Softlite?

Primarily the sound deadening, but safety as well. My wife works night shifts and sleeps during the day. These prices will be a tough sell for my wife. She prefers "good enough" and I prefer "best I can afford". After we saw an early quote for Alside Excaliber, she had sticker shock when we saw the ...
by TNGlenn
Mon Aug 27, 2012 4:27 pm
Forum: Window Questions
Topic: Gorell vs. Softlite?
Replies: 19
Views: 9783

Re: Gorell vs. Softlite?

Thank you, Windows on Washington. Gorell 6300 (tempered) $1,800 Gorell 6400 (laminated) $2,972 (+$1,172) Softlite Kingsroyal (tempered) $2,885 Softlite Kingsroyal (laminated) $4,057 (+1,172) He's quoting the same $1,172 upcharge for the laminated glass packages for both brands. This may include cost...
by TNGlenn
Mon Aug 27, 2012 3:36 pm
Forum: Window Questions
Topic: Gorell vs. Softlite?
Replies: 19
Views: 9783

Gorell vs. Softlite?

This is my first post, but I have been reading replacement windows posts on this forum for a while. Thanks to all the great pros on this board for making me a smarter windows customer! We are replacing 19-year old builder quality aluminum windows. There are twelve 31 x 70 single-hung, one half circl...