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albersj51

06:40PM | 02/21/06
Member Since: 02/20/06
1 lifetime posts
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I have received a few estimates for new windows in my home. Window World (the $189/window guys) is the cheapest, but their added costs seem odd. For 10 Double Hung windows (only 4 with Low E glass) and 1 picture window (with Low E glass), they came up with $3,900. $660 of this is an additional charge to remove my aluminum windows. Does this seem high to anyone? Especially the $660 to remove my metal windows?

Also, is the Low E stuff that big of a deal?

Thank you for any help you can provide.

Jason

Upstate South Carolina

artskaggs

09:32PM | 03/03/06
Member Since: 11/18/05
5 lifetime posts
Save yourself some heartache, stress and money. Don't go cheap when it comes to windows. I wouldn't put a $189 window in a 1974 mobile home. You get what you pay for. If you go vinyl, go with a high end brand. better yet, call Renewal by Anderson. I took out 21 vinyl windows that were about 9 years old and put in the Andersen composite. Amazing difference. Worth every penny.

art skaggs
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