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by thermotwinwindows
Thu Nov 03, 2005 12:55 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Need Advice
Replies: 18
Views: 10039

... this person see to get a non-bias inspection? If I had to guess those Andersen windows were put in new construction. His home was built somewhere in the 1970s if that's the ...
by Teresa
Sat Oct 22, 2005 1:04 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: air tite - any comments?
Replies: 15
Views: 8724

Wood

i'm going to look at wood windows - before i was thinking only of vinyl and low maintenance. environmental ratings and impact are important to me. marvin, andersen get great ratings. i understand there may be a maintenance issue but i like that they ...
by FenEx
Thu Oct 06, 2005 8:17 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Any comments on Renewal by Andersen?
Replies: 6
Views: 4107

Reply

As for the original post from Tom... you got a sales pitch from Andersen. If your concern is energy efficiency (insulation) as stated, look ... premium vinyls. Strength: As strength was mentioned, lets apply that to windows too. Yes... it's true that a 1/8" thick piece of flat-stock Fibrex ...
by Guy
Wed Oct 05, 2005 4:35 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: A confused Newbie
Replies: 11
Views: 7618

... than the other. Pella's Impervia fiberglass window out performs the Andersen window so well they are scared of it. As for issues with it I'm ... thing about the Andersen salesman saying vinyl is bad is. The Andersen windows are made with vinyl. The wood window has a vinyl cladding on the ...
by edgaf
Tue Oct 04, 2005 5:23 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Which is better value??
Replies: 6
Views: 4150

No, I do not have Andersen now. The window we replaced 12 years ago was made a different company, bought ... We do not want to go that route again. I have heard Andersen is one of the best windows out there. Is this true and if so, is it worth the difference for bedroom windows? ...
by jangell
Tue Oct 04, 2005 2:32 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: A confused Newbie
Replies: 11
Views: 7618

A confused Newbie

... I live in Seattle, WA and have purchased a home with single aluminum windows... Need to replace them ASAP. I've had Pella, REnewal by Andersen, Millgard and Simonton out to bid the job... Each one tells me that their product ...
by edgaf
Mon Oct 03, 2005 7:46 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Which is better value??
Replies: 6
Views: 4150

Which is better value??

I need to replace 40 yr old, single pane with storm windows in 2 bedrooms in a Chicago suburb. One bedroom has a 69 X 35 slider (North ... exposure. Is it worth paying about $1300 for the job more for Renewal by Andersen versus Sophia by Feldco? Also, does vinyl really contract enough in the ...
by JScott
Sat Sep 10, 2005 9:00 am
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Where's my topic?
Replies: 7
Views: 4949

... vinyl, composite siding...wood, aluminum or steel existing windows...there are many varibles. FenEx would use a Schucco and Guy would ... named George would use an Alside like window and others would use Andersen or Simonton. There are many fine products on the market(except maybe ...
by cwatters
Mon Aug 29, 2005 6:05 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Replacement windows on Long Island, NY
Replies: 1
Views: 1945

Replacement windows on Long Island, NY

... Nuff said. Tomorrow I am going to have a visit from King Quality Windows and Siding. They are the "new" Shuco rep. Seems from the posts I've ... (4 double/DH and a slider) is turning out to be more expensive than Andersen 400s installed by a seasoned carpenter. My concern, besides cost, ...
by ajx331
Fri Aug 19, 2005 7:03 am
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Upstate New York
Replies: 1
Views: 2731

Upstate New York

Hi, I live in upstate New York and am looking to replace 12 windows. I've spoken to a rep from Comfort windows(Power Gold 1) who quoted me a price of 7000 installed. (Replacing old Andersen windows screen size, 46 1/2 x 31 1/2.) Have a rep coming from Mastic TruLok. ...
by Window4U (IL)
Sat Jul 02, 2005 8:55 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: help needed in ST. louis-Polaris or Thermal industries
Replies: 2
Views: 2527

... they wouldn't sell but a fraction of the jobs they do. They slam vinyl windows to try to eliminate them as competition. By the way, if you talk to the Renewal by Andersen salesman, ask him why Andersen makes vinyl windows if vinyl is so horrible! http://www.dashwood.com/products/vinylwindows/ ...
by wwireless
Sat Jun 11, 2005 12:58 am
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: NEED SUGGESTIONS FOR A NEW KITCHEN WINDOW
Replies: 15
Views: 8984

... a single separating piece about 2 1/2" wide. BUT, they don't make those windows with a bottom that's smaller than 12" high. Now that I've been able ... is that there don't seem to be many major manufacturers carrying them. Andersen, Pella, and Marvin don't seem to carry reverse oriel windows. What ...
by weinsje
Sat May 28, 2005 9:07 am
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: What is a fair price for Schuco
Replies: 0
Views: 1786

What is a fair price for Schuco

The local Schuco salesperson (NJ) was out and gave a good pitch for the windows (15 DH, triple pane/krypton, 6 with grids, rest clear). Price averaged ... (dealer had insisted my wife be present for pitch). Also looking at Andersen Renewal and Pella. I liked the Schuco construction/efficiency although ...
by adaddo
Wed May 25, 2005 8:29 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: The best caulking for replacement windows??
Replies: 7
Views: 3802

The best caulking for replacement windows??

... the "better educated" :-) Am in the process of replacing several windows ....with some andersen renewal windows... Is there a specific caulk that is better than others? Just 100% ...
by GOODSHEP
Mon Apr 04, 2005 1:25 am
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: window companies in Denver?
Replies: 2
Views: 3062

Window companies in Denver

The very best window company you can call is Renewal by Andersen. Over 110 vinyl brokers have come and gone out of business in Colorado in the past 6 years alone. Many of the vinyl windows you see can be bought from dozens of dealers. Simonton can even be bought at ...