Replacement windows can improve the comfort and style of any space. Find out which window replacement option is right for your home project.
The window replacement process can be divided into three steps: selection, installation and warranty/service coverage. Here's an overview of what happens each step:
Step 1: Selection
As you set out to find the right window, you'll start by:
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Step 2: Installation
Whether you do it yourself or have someone do it for you, installing replacement windows involves:
Step 3: Service and Warranty
As you prepare to enjoy life with your new replacement windows, make sure you know:
There are generally four options to consider for your window replacement project: Working directly with a manufacturer, using an independent contractor, choosing your local home improvement store or doing the job yourself.
Each option has its unique benefits, but ultimately, your choice in a window replacement partner will come down to three things:
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Here's an overview to help you decide which window replacement option is right for your home project.
Do It Yourself
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|Manufacturer-trained and certified installers||Varies|
|Single contact throughout process|
|Support center for product- or service-related issues|
You’ll have a hard time finding a project that brings as many benefits – and stretches your investment dollar farther – than replacement windows. Here are some of the benefits you’ll start enjoying from day one:
Preparing for the process
Review some important window basics before you start shopping.
Planning your budget
Review the 7 most common factors that affect your project cost.
Scheduling an in-home consultation
Shop for windows from the comfort of your own home.
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