Alside Excalibur 2

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Alside Excalibur 2

#1 Post by oldhomeguy » Tue May 17, 2011 12:32 pm

I have been reading this forum for a little while, I am looking at replacing all the windows in my home, I live in western Idaho, temps range from 110ish in the summer to -10ish in the winter. A local salesman told me about alside excalibur 2 windows. From what I have read alside products are frowned at. However I havent found much of anything on the excalibur 2's only the excalibur. Is there much of a difference. does anyone now of the ratings these windows have? on the pamphlet it says they won the consumer digest best buy award 2010. any help would be greatly appriciated.

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Re: Alside Excalibur 2

#2 Post by Windows on Washington » Tue May 17, 2011 12:48 pm

Consumer's Digest is not a worthwhile evaluation tool.

Alside does make some decent windows and I think that the Excalibur II is a better window than the Excalibur if I am not mistaken.

That being said, I think that those type of climate extremes require that much better of a window and company approach than the Excalibur and perhaps the installing company that uses that product are taking.

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