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by ultrarunner
Tue Sep 12, 2017 8:21 am
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Replacement windows
Replies: 5
Views: 1745

Re: Replacement windows

No I don't need a wood window. I will do some research on vinyl options and educate myself, having never used them before.

And yes, I agree, in my previous quote for an Andersen replacement, the pricing was essentially the same as a new construction unit....
by toddinmn
Mon Sep 11, 2017 9:36 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Replacement windows
Replies: 5
Views: 1745

Re: Replacement windows

... of brand typically. The cost difference will be on the labor and additional materials needed. Save money by going with a good quality vinyl, Andersen 100 series or Marvin Integriyt line. Do you need a wood window ?
by ultrarunner
Mon Sep 11, 2017 8:54 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Replacement windows
Replies: 5
Views: 1745

Replacement windows

... fogged, so I'm sure insulating value is zilch, etc... I have never used replacements. I do have experience in a major remodel where I installed Andersen 400 series new-construction units, and I GC'd a new build, for myself, where I spec'd Marvin Ultimate DH/TS units. These are the only two manufactures ...
by smd
Mon Jun 05, 2017 8:38 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Need advice on windows estimate.
Replies: 11
Views: 3729

Re: Need advice on windows estimate.

... deals. Any thoughts and comments on this will be appreciated. I will continue to share my results as they happen. I have an installer that does Andersen and Marvin coming on thursday. I may try to line up a Soft-Lite dealer to complete my search as I see good reviews for this window.
by smd
Thu Jun 01, 2017 4:39 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Need advice on windows estimate.
Replies: 11
Views: 3729

Re: Need advice on windows estimate.

... that people are reviewing positively on Angies list. Among the windows they work with are Andersen,Marvin, and Sunrise. When I inquired about Andersen windows about the job at the top ...
by HomeSealed
Thu Jun 01, 2017 11:00 am
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Replacement windows in SE MI
Replies: 15
Views: 4850

Re: Replacement windows in SE MI

Based on the width of the windows, I'd also choose the Elements from this group. I'd eliminate the classic, the andersen, and frankly I'd have to agree with Todd and eliminate the Sunrise units here as well assuming that ...
by vertigo12369
Wed May 31, 2017 3:25 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Replacement windows in SE MI
Replies: 15
Views: 4850

Re: Replacement windows in SE MI

So now I have all the quotes in and I'm looking for some feedback. Andersen 100 - $7200 Sunrise standard - $4400 Sunrise vanguard - $4800 Provia endure - $3900 Soft lite classic - $4900 Soft lite elements - $5406 I like both the provia and soft lite with ...
by vertigo12369
Thu May 18, 2017 7:37 am
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Replacement windows in SE MI
Replies: 15
Views: 4850

Replacement windows in SE MI

... didn't know existed. Right now I'm getting quotes to replace 7 aluminum windows (original to 1985 construction). Three are 36x36 four are 48x48. Quoted Weathergard Quoted Andersen 100 & 200 Quoting Sunrise standard and vanguard this week. Would like to quote ...
by masterext
Tue May 09, 2017 7:24 am
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Help me decide which windows
Replies: 2
Views: 1758

Re: Help me decide which windows

My suggestion is to go for energy efficient Alside or Anderson windows which are perfect and also comes with affordable prices. Also, choose ... security to your home. You have a wonderful sense of humor. Alside or andersen for energy efficiency???? Why not recommend a donut diet to improve ...
by toddinmn
Sun Apr 02, 2017 6:46 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Why Do the Popular Brands Not Make the Best Windows?
Replies: 12
Views: 2851

Re: Why Do the Popular Brands Not Make the Best Windows?

Andersen actually has some pretty good air infiltration numbers on many of there products, they could boost there U-values with better spacers. Trying to find any air numbers on wood products is tricky business. The big companies ...
by Ode4minerva
Tue Mar 21, 2017 12:30 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Why Do the Popular Brands Not Make the Best Windows?
Replies: 12
Views: 2851

Re: Why Do the Popular Brands Not Make the Best Windows?

... to their ideal buyer. At the risk of over-simplifying, your Marvin or Andersen wood window buyer looks at window choices more like a fine piece ... tolerances based on the materials used. If there were one material for windows to be made of that was truly able to deliver the best of all worlds, ...
by HomeSealed
Mon Mar 20, 2017 5:52 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Why Do the Popular Brands Not Make the Best Windows?
Replies: 12
Views: 2851

Re: Why Do the Popular Brands Not Make the Best Windows?

... to their ideal buyer. At the risk of over-simplifying, your Marvin or Andersen wood window buyer looks at window choices more like a fine piece ... tolerances based on the materials used. If there were one material for windows to be made of that was truly able to deliver the best of all worlds, ...
by Ode4minerva
Wed Mar 15, 2017 7:41 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Why Do the Popular Brands Not Make the Best Windows?
Replies: 12
Views: 2851

Why Do the Popular Brands Not Make the Best Windows?

I've been looking for windows for some time. Initially, I was all-in on Marvin Ultimate/Infinity lines. Then ... structural integrity, longevity, warranty, etc. In the US, Marvin (as is Pella and Andersen) is praised as a "good" window company that makes a "premium" product. In terms ...
by rich123
Sat Mar 11, 2017 8:39 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Replacement Double Hungs
Replies: 13
Views: 3650

Re: Replacement Double Hungs

... 500 a window but thats about it. When frame jumping vinyl inserts into Andersen Narrowlines I try to recommend something that isn't nearly as bulky ... actually referred me to them as they don't do flanged new construction windows which is what they wanted when they ditched their old Andersen units. ...
by Delaware Mike
Sat Mar 11, 2017 7:35 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Replacement Double Hungs
Replies: 13
Views: 3650

Re: Replacement Double Hungs

When frame jumping vinyl inserts into Andersen Narrowlines I try to recommend something that isn't nearly as bulky as Vista ... Group actually referred me to them as they don't do flanged new construction windows which is what they wanted when they ditched their old Andersen units. They ...