Author Archives: Kelli Marie Hart

How much does it cost to replace windows in your home?

A typical retrofit window installation for 8 standard size windows can run you $5,000 to over $15,000.00 with Installation, depending on what company you choose.  A standard 6 foot sliding patio door can range from $2,500.00 to upwards of $5,000.00.  If you are looking for a Bay or Garden window those can cost anywhere from $2,500 to $5,000.00 as well.  There are other factors to take into consideration that could have an effect on the total project price, for example if your home exterior is stucco and you are putting in new construction windows or doors that is way more labor intensive and would add about 40 to 50% more to your total costs.
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Windows To repair or to replace, that is the question…

As with most of the moving parts of a home, they are not built to last forever. During times of extreme weather, be it winter or summer is when you will notice if your windows are holding up their end of the bargain. Replacing your windows has several benefits, older windows such as single-paned does little to block the cold, heat, light and noise. Since we are in the winter season, you might notice that your home feels drafty, windows are very cold to the touch, your electric bill is going up, rain water is making its way inside and then there is the irritating fog that can happen when the seal on the glass fails and air and moisture enter the window.

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