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by ctviggen1
Sun Oct 15, 2017 5:29 am
Forum: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Okna 500 vs 600 (or 800)
Replies: 18
Views: 29456

Okna 500 vs 600 (or 800)

... close to deciding to buy Okna instead of Marvin/Integrity/Infinity or Andersen 400/A/Ultrex. I really like the Okna dealer in my town too. He recommends ... over the 500 series? I can't find any good comparison between these windows.
by ctviggen1
Wed Oct 11, 2017 6:43 pm
Forum: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Possible to order Okna windows with HIGH (not low) SHGC?
Replies: 9
Views: 6496

Re: Possible to order Okna windows with HIGH (not low) SHGC?

... house much more livable, without a huge cost (not near the cost of the windows and doors, for instance). Anyway, I'll price out the triple pane ... include all the windows. I have a quote for about the same using Andersen 400 (tilt version, not woodwright) with front door and in law door ...
by ctviggen1
Mon Oct 09, 2017 5:20 am
Forum: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Okna replacement windows questions
Replies: 10
Views: 7902

Re: Okna windows questions + search function

... both. The house is located in Connecticut. I am going to see the Okna windows on this coming Saturday (went this past Saturday, but they were closed ... This is at the dealer in my town. I will then drive to a dealer with Andersen 400 Woodwright windows and Integrity (by Marvin) windows, and maybe ...
by ctviggen1
Sun Oct 08, 2017 4:31 am
Forum: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Okna replacement windows questions
Replies: 10
Views: 7902

Okna replacement windows questions

We are looking to replace many windows and 5 doors (2 sliding/French) in our home. I have been getting quotes for Andersen 400 Woodwright and Marvin Integrity all ultrex or wood ultrex. However, I stumbled onto Okna windows ...
by ultrarunner
Tue Sep 12, 2017 8:21 am
Forum: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Replacement windows
Replies: 5
Views: 4593

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: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Replacement windows
Replies: 5
Views: 4593

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: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Replacement windows
Replies: 5
Views: 4593

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: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Need advice on windows estimate.
Replies: 11
Views: 8154

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: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Need advice on windows estimate.
Replies: 11
Views: 8154

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: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Replacement windows in SE MI
Replies: 15
Views: 10772

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: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Replacement windows in SE MI
Replies: 15
Views: 10772

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: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Replacement windows in SE MI
Replies: 15
Views: 10772

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 ...
by masterext
Tue May 09, 2017 7:24 am
Forum: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Help me decide which windows
Replies: 2
Views: 3647

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: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Why Do the Popular Brands Not Make the Best Windows?
Replies: 12
Views: 7414

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: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Why Do the Popular Brands Not Make the Best Windows?
Replies: 12
Views: 7414

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, ...