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by Soccermom62
Sun Apr 03, 2022 7:00 am
Forum: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Okna Insultec vs Provia aspect
Replies: 7
Views: 315

Re: Okna Insultec vs Provia aspect

Scope of the job was 18 windows (full house) replacing the original 1980s Andersen windows with the strings. Quotes for the windows came in within a thousand of each other. Similar ...
by HomeSealed
Fri Jan 07, 2022 2:41 pm
Forum: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Replacement Windows in Metro Detroit Area
Replies: 14
Views: 1671

Re: Replacement Windows in Metro Detroit Area

... that could be questionable would be number 4, as names like Marvin and Andersen are well known and can resonate with homebuyers if you plan to sell ... how sensitive you are to drafts, etc. Marvin doesn't make any bad windows, but the Sunrise will be more air tight and thermally efficent.
by Fred Burns
Sun Sep 26, 2021 3:39 pm
Forum: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Vinyl Replacement Windows — brands, specs, and upgrades
Replies: 1
Views: 1060

Vinyl Replacement Windows — brands, specs, and upgrades

We plan to replace 11 original windows in our 50-yr old house. This board has been a great resource for information, ... most of the brands typically recommended on this board. Our options are basically Andersen, Pella, Milgard, Alside Mezzo, JenWeld, Ply Gem, Cascade, Alpine, and a regional ...
by ihearttacos
Thu Apr 22, 2021 9:38 pm
Forum: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: NE Florida - Assistance Needed
Replies: 9
Views: 2151

NE Florida - Assistance Needed

... resistant is NOT a requirement here. Need: Replacing all (original) windows and doors on a 25 head old house. Around 20 windows of varying sizes, ... $20k Miracle Window: Regency Conservation - around $50k Renewal by Andersen: unsure of model(s) - around $58k Eastern Architectural (EAS): 1400 ...
by Letspring
Thu Jun 04, 2020 11:58 am
Forum: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Help with new windows
Replies: 14
Views: 4521

Help with new windows

... your website. It's very helpful to a homeowner like me who needs new windows. I've been spending way too much time trying to decide which windows ... difficult since we can't visit a store to see them. We're looking at Andersen 400 and Marvin Essential products as a result since we can go see ...
by ak_
Sat Sep 07, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Sliding vs Hinged Patio Doors
Replies: 15
Views: 8727

Sliding vs Hinged Patio Doors

... this forum for quite a while. In the near future I'll replace 27 windows likely with some Okna model (without good advice I'd have ended up with either Andersen, Pella or some other junk). That was a great learning, but doesn't help much on ...
by randy
Thu May 02, 2019 10:41 am
Forum: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Window & Patio Door Quote Compare
Replies: 6
Views: 5021

Re: Window & Patio Door Quote Compare

... par with Soft-lite or Okna Pella 250 - wouldn’t recommend it Renewal by Andersen - good looking window, but subpar performance and overpriced Soft-lite Imperial LS - best of the windows you’ve had quoted, a great window Provia Endure EN600 - no personal experience ...
by jimbayshore
Wed May 01, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Window & Patio Door Quote Compare
Replies: 6
Views: 5021

Window & Patio Door Quote Compare

... just north of Milwaukee and have a house with 15 year old builder grade windows, many of which have seal failures. Over the past few weeks, I worked ... pane), $58.5k Installer 2: Pella 250, $42.5k Installer 3: Renewal by Andersen, $47.5k Installer 4: Soft-lite Imperial LS + Marvin Integrity Patio ...
by WhatToDo
Mon Mar 25, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Insulated Glass Units - Dallas
Replies: 16
Views: 9429

Re: Insulated Glass Units - Dallas

... on the margin). Asked several neighbors about their recently replaced windows, and none know the manufacturer or the glass, only the contractor! ... the front. Contractor some have used does several brands - Milgard, NT, Andersen, Jeld-Wen, Sierra Pacific and their own Brennan brand (pvt label, ...
by schmeckp
Wed Feb 20, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Living room remodel - Builder spec'd Visions 3500
Replies: 3
Views: 2572

Living room remodel - Builder spec'd Visions 3500

... remodel that relocates a fireplace and expands / replaces a wall of windows. We just sat down with a contractor this morning that drew up the ... vs other lines (our contractor said lots of his clients select Pella or Andersen, which I know the forum doesn't seem to be a fan of), 3) best casement ...
by Windows on Washington
Sun Oct 28, 2018 7:53 am
Forum: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Full Frame Window Replacement from Interior Only?
Replies: 39
Views: 15601

Re: Full Frame Window Replacement from Interior Only?

I have yanked out Andersen casements for years. Nothing about the location of the water staining, the water ... in the sill (although not pictured) tells me this is a window issue. That said, the windows are probably due for replacement based on some of the age I see in them, but this ...
by ChrisPowers
Thu Oct 25, 2018 11:35 am
Forum: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Full Frame Window Replacement from Interior Only?
Replies: 39
Views: 15601

Re: Full Frame Window Replacement from Interior Only?

... contractor to come out after months of ignoring us to insist that the windows are the source of the leaking (thus my responsibility). I have literally had half a dozen contractors come out, and all but one (the Renewal by Andersen salesman) have blamed the walls. I even had a plaster and stucco ...
by ChrisPowers
Thu Oct 25, 2018 10:46 am
Forum: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Full Frame Window Replacement from Interior Only?
Replies: 39
Views: 15601

Full Frame Window Replacement from Interior Only?

... an answer to my question, so here goes: I need to replace ten casement windows in my condo due to leaks of long-standing duration. Because of water ... of the building is stucco. The current windows are the original Andersen builder grade windows from 1988. I've only found two places so far ...
by masterext
Thu May 10, 2018 9:04 pm
Forum: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Quote validation - Okna Windows
Replies: 7
Views: 4513

Re: Quote validation - Okna Windows

Thats good pricing for the 800 deluxe. It was very nice of the andersen salesman to quote you a price and then magically lower it by $10,000. Im sure he could justify the discount with the utmost honesty.
by randy
Fri Apr 27, 2018 10:18 am
Forum: Ask Our Pro's a Question
Topic: Met my installers, more questions (and a roadblock)
Replies: 13
Views: 6007

Re: Met my installers, more questions (and a roadblock)

... water from running through it at all. Some manufacturers manufacture windows that have a sloped will, but allows water to infiltrate at the joints ... 5500. I would avoid Atrium like the plague and vinyl offerings from Andersen and Pella aren’t far behind.