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  • Sunday December 14, 2014

    Single Picture/Single Hung Hybrid to Two Double Hungs

    How involved would it be for an installer to remove one large (approx.) 64X66 window that consists of a center single hung and...

  • Thursday December 11, 2014

    Thermal Industries vs Okna in WI

    Looking at getting some replacement windows in Waukesha, just outside of Milwaukee. I have a quote for Thermal Industries and one for Okna,...

  • Tuesday December 9, 2014

    Glass Breakage

    That would more than likely be a "stress" crack. Either wind or temperature caused a fault in the glass to become a crack....

  • Saturday December 6, 2014

    What is the best energy efficient window for Dallas Texas

    Hi,
    I live in the Dallas-Ft Worth Texas area and need to replace 5 arched windows in the front of my house which...

  • Wednesday December 3, 2014

    Window Replacement Options

    I posted this on another forum before I found this replacement window specific forum. I know some people there also post here,...

  • Tuesday December 2, 2014

    Another need help with windows choice, Vytex, vs Soft-Lite..

    So I was set on Sunrise Vanguard windows, but the only seller in town messed up my order twice and was somewhat more...

  • Wednesday November 26, 2014

    How do I make this window square?

    I just installed my first replacement OKNA window. I took my time, checked for plumb level and square (or so I thought). Everything...

  • Sunday November 23, 2014

    Replacement window over very thin aluminum frame

    I am installing my first vinyl replacement window over an aluminum frame (stucco wall). In all the instructional videos and the instructions that...

  • Saturday November 22, 2014

    Reynolds Vinyl Window

    I purchased Reynolds Vinyl Windows in 1996 and they have condensation in most of them. I was told to get the model number...

  • Thursday November 20, 2014

    Warranty question

    Do lifetime/double-lifetime warranties for the best vinyl manufacturers (like Okna) typically cover only the product or do they cover labor as well? For...

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When to Replace Your Windows - If you use a book or wood to prop open your windows or Condensation or frost buildup

Benefits of Vinyl Replacement Windows - Vinyl is strong and provides very good energy savings ... They are available in a wide range of styles, shapes and prices

Vinyl Windows Maintenance - If you don't like window maintenace you will love Vinyl

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Vinyl Replacement Window Essentials - Review the anatomy of a window and also the styles that windows come in such as Single-Hung/Double Hung, Bay, Awning, etc

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Rating Window Efficiency Systems - There are several rating systems available that indicate the properties each window may have...The 5 factors affecting the R-Vaule of windows

Replacement Window Materials - Your many options for materials listed by category: Vinyl, Aluminum, Wood, Fiberglass, Fibrex and their specific pros and cons

Learn about your choices for Glass - Information on Single and Double Pane Glass ... The types of glass, yes there is more then one

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