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by HomeSealed
Thu Oct 03, 2019 2:21 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: OKNA 500 vs 800 replacement windows
Replies: 4
Views: 377

Re: OKNA 500 vs 800 replacement windows

I agree with the others, the 800 is superior. That price is on the low end of what you may find these days for a window that performs on that level, so it makes it an easy choice for me in this case... There are companies installing that window for 2x's that price every day, I'd jump on that deal if...
by TheWindowNerd
Thu Oct 03, 2019 3:45 am
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: OKNA 500 vs 800 replacement windows
Replies: 4
Views: 377

Re: OKNA 500 vs 800 replacement windows

If it was my own house I would use the 800DX.
by masterext
Wed Oct 02, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: OKNA 500 vs 800 replacement windows
Replies: 4
Views: 377

Re: OKNA 500 vs 800 replacement windows

I agree and prefer the 800. A happy medium without scarificing quality would be to ask for the 600 Eco Pro.
by Windows on Washington
Wed Oct 02, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: OKNA 500 vs 800 replacement windows
Replies: 4
Views: 377

Re: OKNA 500 vs 800 replacement windows

In my opinion, yes. The 800 looks nicer with the handle and there is a good bit more material it in. It is super strong and I always want to defer to the stronger product in that comparison.
by Higdoke1
Wed Oct 02, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: OKNA 500 vs 800 replacement windows
Replies: 4
Views: 377

OKNA 500 vs 800 replacement windows

I’ve been following these forums which have led me to Okna windows. I’m replacing 35 windows, 4 are casement, 2 pictures, and 29 double hung. Seems like both the 500 and 800 series are great windows with not too much of a difference at least from an efficiency ...
by WhatToDo
Fri Jun 21, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Insulated Glass Units - Dallas
Replies: 16
Views: 1588

Re: Insulated Glass Units - Dallas

... rest are single hung. $13,200. Told me that their house brand window, Traditions, is NT, and is about 10% more. Cardinal IG units installed is ~$4,500 so unless that price came down a lot, I can't see doing windows. Any thoughts or comments are welcome.
by HomeSealed
Fri Jun 21, 2019 10:27 am
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: structural support for picture window.
Replies: 16
Views: 1013

Re: structural support for picture window.

The 500 vs 700 thing may just be a misinformed sales guy.

On the mulls, you could pry off one of the mull caps to verify that there is no stud in there, but again, it doesn't look like it. Typically the mull would be a bit wider if that were the case.
by bigslink
Thu Jun 20, 2019 11:59 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: structural support for picture window.
Replies: 16
Views: 1013

Re: structural support for picture window.

The 500 pw was part of the quote, I can ask for a revision with a 700 pw. I've attached an interior pic for your review. So far, I'm glad to hear that the frames can be mulled without additional support.
by HomeSealed
Thu Jun 20, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: structural support for picture window.
Replies: 16
Views: 1013

Re: structural support for picture window.

A couple of confusing things here: 1) If your flanking units are Okna 700 casements, the center PW should be in the 700 frame as well. No reason to use a 500 frame, it would look weird with the different exterior profile. 2) Without seeing this ...
by bigslink
Thu Jun 20, 2019 9:52 am
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: structural support for picture window.
Replies: 16
Views: 1013

structural support for picture window.

... the dh to casements. I am looking at Atrium 8700 (fixed & casement) , Okna 500 (fixed) 700 (casement) windows want mull kit to attach the new windows. I was told that ...
by Windows on Washington
Tue Jun 18, 2019 6:19 am
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Soft-Lite double-hung equivalent to Okna 800
Replies: 15
Views: 1279

Re: Soft-Lite double-hung equivalent to Okna 800

... case, but again, the pro isnt terrible, just a step down from the others. The pricing gives additional cause for concern though. At a little over $500 per window installed, even a company like Zen, which could be a guy that sold his Einstein Bagels franchise to open a window company out of a broom ...
by HomeSealed
Mon Jun 17, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Soft-Lite double-hung equivalent to Okna 800
Replies: 15
Views: 1279

Re: Soft-Lite double-hung equivalent to Okna 800

... case, but again, the pro isnt terrible, just a step down from the others. The pricing gives additional cause for concern though. At a little over $500 per window installed, even a company like Zen, which could be a guy that sold his Einstein Bagels franchise to open a window company out of a broom ...
by HomeSealed
Mon Jun 17, 2019 5:57 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Soft-Lite double-hung equivalent to Okna 800
Replies: 15
Views: 1279

Re: Soft-Lite double-hung equivalent to Okna 800

... for most purposes. The Ls is a small step down in SL, and the 600/500 is a small step down in Okna. Those windows are closely related in may ways. They lose some bells and whistles and ...
by paulp
Mon Jun 17, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Soft-Lite double-hung equivalent to Okna 800
Replies: 15
Views: 1279

Re: Soft-Lite double-hung equivalent to Okna 800

... all were bigger more expensive houses than mine). The one who offered Okna 800 quoted a price of $14k installed. We don't plan on staying in our ... with the Soft-Lite Pro? In other words, are the Soft-Lite Pro and Okna 500 bad windows and I'd regret getting them, or just a little less in features ...
by Windows on Washington
Thu Jun 13, 2019 4:09 pm
Forum: Replacement Window Questions
Topic: Soft-Lite double-hung equivalent to Okna 800
Replies: 15
Views: 1279

Re: Soft-Lite double-hung equivalent to Okna 800

Not really what we would call comparable models in those line ups.

The comparable Soft-Lite window to the Okna EnviroStar (800) is the Soft-Lite Elements.

The Okna 500 is still a bit better than the Soft-Lite Pro, but a more applicable comparison.