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by rich123
Sat Mar 11, 2017 7:23 am
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Replacement Double Hungs
Replies: 13
Views: 3645

Re: Replacement Double Hungs

... scratched up. Of my quotes, the vista installer wants to use Superior windows Bay to replace the Bay for 2250 and the Berkshire offer is replace ... is going to very disappointing in appearance. Also, if the current Andersen units are shot, how are the sills? We see them completely rot out ...
by Delaware Mike
Sat Mar 11, 2017 5:33 am
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Replacement Double Hungs
Replies: 13
Views: 3645

Re: Replacement Double Hungs

... If not, a "caulk and walk" or "slip and get" type of install on that project is going to very disappointing in appearance. Also, if the current Andersen units are shot, how are the sills? We see them completely rot out in which all of the wood that is cladded in PVC rotted out and then the sill ...
by HomeSealed
Fri Jan 27, 2017 3:40 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Okna windows
Replies: 4
Views: 1737

Re: Okna windows

... compared to the small handful of giants in the industry like Pella, Andersen, Marvin, etc, but still a healthy sized company that is over 20 ... I think most professionals would have them securely in the top 3 vinyl windows available today.
by Saiyandt
Sat Dec 17, 2016 3:32 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Newbie question on the cost of replacement windows
Replies: 7
Views: 3224

Newbie question on the cost of replacement windows

We are looking to replace 20 windows in our home - we currently have the original wood. We have had a multitude of ... Sunrise Restoration series at a price $625.00 3. There are quotes from Renewal By Andersen and Thompson creek which are too high. 4. I also had quote for Alside Ultimate ...
by Windows on Washington
Thu Nov 03, 2016 6:34 am
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: My window install has begun
Replies: 13
Views: 5992

Re: My window install has begun

I was told that Marvin, Pella, and Andersen had their panties in a bunch and put some of their influence to the NFRC air leakage label ratings? Don't know if that's true or not? Who said that.... http://www.miataturbo.net/attachments/insert-bs-here-4/131130d1421423867-random-pictures-thread-only-rule-post-here-more-entertain-me-wpid-tin-foil-hat.jpg
by Delaware Mike
Wed Nov 02, 2016 11:09 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: My window install has begun
Replies: 13
Views: 5992

Re: My window install has begun

... on the sashes and tight engineering design and manufacturing tolerances with that window. I was told that Marvin, Pella, and Andersen had their panties in a bunch and put some of their influence to the NFRC air leakage label ratings? Don't know if that's true or not?
by randy
Tue Nov 01, 2016 12:08 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: So confused on windows andd cost Austin, Tx
Replies: 2
Views: 1895

Re: So confused on windows andd cost Austin, Tx

I agree, Sunrise and the Andersen 100 are the best of what you’re considering presently. While Milgard is trying to get a good foothold in Texas, their products are average at best.
by Windows on Washington
Tue Nov 01, 2016 10:41 am
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: So confused on windows andd cost Austin, Tx
Replies: 2
Views: 1895

Re: So confused on windows andd cost Austin, Tx

... shouldn't be an foreseeable issues with the installer installing a Sunrise window that he previously has not. As far as the selections go, the Andersen 100 isn't a bad window by any stretch and definitely better than some of the vinyl options that you have in your list. My short list would ...
by toddinmn
Sat Sep 10, 2016 12:44 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: United 8000 series vs Anderson 400 series wood wright
Replies: 3
Views: 3254

Re: United 8000 series vs Anderson 400 series wood wright

... package. I not sure where to look get exact air infiltration numbers, Andersen list 0.20 or lower and I could not find any number on the 8000. ... and just eliminate the 8000 and look at some of the upper tiered vinyl Windows instead. To answer the original question, I would say the Woodright ...
by masterext
Thu Sep 08, 2016 12:57 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: United 8000 series vs Anderson 400 series wood wright
Replies: 3
Views: 3254

Re: United 8000 series vs Anderson 400 series wood wright

... will be more energy efficient but i am not a fan of either. Is the andersen 400 series the woodwright or tilt wash? The tilt wash is flimsy ... vinyl offerings for probably the same price point. Did you see Okna windows or any of the higher end vinyl offerings?
by Delaware Mike
Sat Jul 02, 2016 6:45 am
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Help with replacement window quotes
Replies: 25
Views: 11942

Re: Help with replacement window quotes

... that perform full exterior remodeling projects that only purchase their windows through a few local building supply houses. Whatever the supply house ... wants something other than a cheap vinyl window that he just goes with Andersen wood/clad. Many of my local building supply houses offer factory ...
by Delaware Mike
Fri Jun 24, 2016 1:28 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Window replacement options and prices
Replies: 18
Views: 7718

Re: Window replacement options and prices

... have a preferable CR number than to chance the condensation with a the interior hard coat. My thoughts on Sunrise is that they really are chasing Andersen's marketing and success. I don't think that they want to play the engineering and performance game as opposed to having more fancy literature ...
by Beano
Sat Apr 09, 2016 3:07 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Grid count reduction for less obstructed view?
Replies: 9
Views: 4865

Grid count reduction for less obstructed view?

... of the home? Specifically, I have a gang of (approx.) 36W x 37/45/49H windows with 8/8 grids and one each 32/24W x 37H window with 6/6 grids. Would ... something less than 6/6 on the 32 and 24 units? My current windows are Andersen Narrowlines with interior snap-in grids which are 1/2" wide. Going ...
by Beano
Sat Mar 26, 2016 10:26 am
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Okna GBG width?
Replies: 2
Views: 1566

Okna GBG width?

Can anyone tell me what the width is for Okna Grids Between Glass (GBG), specifically Contour vs Flat, but I suspect they are the same? Replacing Andersen Narrowline series which are 1/2". I'm hoping they are close to that and not as much as 3/4" otherwise I might elect to run grids top only. I ...
by Delaware Mike
Mon Mar 21, 2016 9:03 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Install method choice?
Replies: 6
Views: 3330

Re: Install method choice?

https://www.flickr.com/photos/windowpro42/

Not sure if this will work but hope so? It's a gallery of Vanguards retrofitted into Andersen Narrowlines.