Things to consider when shopping for replacement windows
There are two main aspects to consider when looking to purchase new windows for your home. First is the quality of the window. One thing to understand when it comes to replacement windows, as with any construction material, is that the higher the quality of the window, the higher the cost per window will be. This is important as you plan the budget for new windows. The second thing to consider is the quality of the installation. You will end up spending thousands of dollars on new windows. However, if those windows are improperly installed, they will not work properly, allow air into the home, and potentially void any manufacturer warranty. That is why it is crucial to hire a trusted quality installers like Home Evolution to ensure that your new windows are properly installed and the warranty in place!
Window Manufacturers available in Albany, NY
There are a wide variety of replacement window manufacturers in the Albany, NY area that also offer a wide range of quality windows, in different price points. We have listed some of the window brands available to you locally below. This does not mean, however, that you have to go with these companies specifically. If you have a window manufacturer that you have been considering that is not on this list, we can work with you on ordering windows from them.
Alside windows offer a wide variety of maintenance free vinyl windows that have high-energy performance at a reasonable price point. They offer their standard lines as well as custom windows if needed for the customer. These windows are an attractive choice for anyone who is looking for a reliable window at a mid-range price point.
Ply Gem Windows
PlyGem offers a wide variety of new installation and replacement windows that many building contractors are using across the United States. Ply Gem offers three lines of windows that range in quality from their basic, pro series and premium series lines. They are reliable windows that will allow you to choose something that works within your budget.
Visit the Pella Website
Pella, one of the most well known and trusted window brands, is a window manufacturer that offers wood, fiberglass and vinyl windows. They also have a nice range of 7 different lines of windows ranging from their lower end of the IMPERVIA and 250 SERIES windows to the higher priced ARCHITECT SERIES windows.
JELD WEN Windows
Visit the JELD WEN Website
Held Wen brand windows offers an impressive lineup of 14 different window styles including wood, vinyl and aluminum windows. They offer a few unique options like their Siteline Coastal windows that offer ImpactGard technology to give the windows greater strength against storms. Their DF Hybrid line of windows also offer 6 different colors that have the durability of vinyl windows but are made to look like Clad Aluminum windows for a nice modern look.
Visit the Weather Shield Website
Comparable to Pella windows in quality and price point, Weather Shield offers 6 different window lines in all wood, wood clad as well as vinyl clad windows. Their Contemporary Collection windows are a really nice option for those customers who are looking for modern style of windows.
Visit the Andersen Windows Website
Andersen Windows offers a lot of different window lines as well as even different brands including their Silverline, American Craftsman and Renewal by Andersen lines. They offer windows made from wood, composite(fibrex), vinyl, aluminum and fiberglass. You have to be sure you know what you are getting as their is a wide range in price and quality.
Visit the Marvin Windows Website
Marvin Windows is made up of three different window companies including Marvin Windows, Integrity by Marvin as well as INFINITY by Marvin. They offer wood, extruded aluminum clad, ultra fiberglass, as well as everwood material options. Talk to us about choosing the option that works best for your home.
Visit the Simonton Windows Website
Simonton windows are reasonably priced and reliable widows for your home. They are distributed in many retail chains like Home Depot, Lowes, etc. Although they are not top of the line windows, they are built solid and will last if installed properly. They are only available in vinyl.