Zillow Advice: Home Improvement - Replacement Windows http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Replacement-Windows/39151/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate .Are you people CRAZY??!Putting ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Replacement-Windows/39151/ .<br/><br/>Are you people CRAZY??!<br/><br/>Putting replacement windows in a victorian home? &nbsp;Or in ANY old home?<br/><br/>Replacement windows are the BIGGEST RIPOFF there is. &nbsp;Take out your 200 year plus windows, put in 20 year crappy windows, pay $10,000 or more, find out your energy bill doesn't go down at all, then find out the "guarantee" only gets you $500 back on the $40,000 in damage you just did to your home.<br/><br/><a rel="nofollow" href="http://replacementwindowripoff.org/">http://replacementwindowripoff.org/</a> Sun, 30 Mar 2014 00:10:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Replacement-Windows/39151/ 2014-03-30T00:10:00Z [promotion and hotlink deleted ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Replacement-Windows/39151/ <p><em>[promotion and hotlink deleted by Zillow moderator. Please see our Good Neighbor Policy for posting guidelines]</em></p> Wed, 12 Dec 2012 19:46:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Replacement-Windows/39151/ 2012-12-12T19:46:00Z mbabe.....Have you done this ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Replacement-Windows/39151/ mbabe.....Have you done this yet??&nbsp; How old is your place&amp;what is wrong with your windows you currently have?<br/><br/>I ask because I know a woman (in MA) who does reglazing of original wooden windows at a fraction of vinyl (yuk) replacements &amp; they will last longer than you will...seriously.&nbsp; This is her craft, it's all she does.<br/><br/>Done correctly, they will last 90+ years.&nbsp; <br/><br/>Nothing in the landfill :-)<br/> Wed, 18 Mar 2009 13:38:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Replacement-Windows/39151/ 2009-03-18T13:38:00Z We did the whole search and ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Replacement-Windows/39151/ We did the whole search and had some eye popping numbers as well.&nbsp; They all seem to have the "best product" and raise "issues" with the other guys product &amp;(**^%@$!<br/><br/>We went with renewal by anderson and they look really good. I can send you some pictures if you want.&nbsp; The whole process drove me crazy so I'd be glad to give you my advise so you don't have to go through it. Wed, 11 Mar 2009 01:29:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Replacement-Windows/39151/ 2009-03-11T01:29:00Z where are you located? I ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Replacement-Windows/39151/ where are you located? I think that cost toooo much..<br/>I replaced 21 windows -vynil double pane with argone gas sometime in sept 2008 it cost me $7,000, i made an appointment to 5 companies for the price and quality and I chose&nbsp;-pro american windows &nbsp;IL.(republic windows)&nbsp;did a GOOD job.the agent give me extra discount because he is new to the company.&nbsp;&nbsp; Tue, 10 Mar 2009 05:39:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Replacement-Windows/39151/ 2009-03-10T05:39:00Z My name is Jerry Volino and ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Replacement-Windows/39151/ <p>My name is Jerry Volino and my company is New England Exteriors and I would be happy to give you a free estimate.&nbsp; In addition, I can show you how to take advantage of the $1500 tax credit that the government is offering in the new stimulus package.&nbsp; <em>[promotion and hotlink deleted by Zillow moderator. Please see our Good Neighbor Policy for posting guidelines]</em>&nbsp; I have many referrals that you may contact.</p> Tue, 10 Mar 2009 00:33:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Replacement-Windows/39151/ 2009-03-10T00:33:00Z Definitely that&nbsp; is ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Replacement-Windows/39151/ <p>Definitely that&nbsp; is crazy price for windows $4,000 each?&nbsp; Last year I replaced windows in my house, I checked around and Lowes was the lowest price.&nbsp; I was pretty surprised.&nbsp;&nbsp; I paid and average of $175 a window, and then I installed them myself.&nbsp; For the picure window, I installed three double hung windows in a row. It changed the look of the house ( positive) and it provided me with more opening area and in the end&nbsp;it was a similar price as the picture window. &nbsp;</p> Sun, 08 Mar 2009 09:08:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Replacement-Windows/39151/ 2009-03-08T09:08:00Z i just replaced&nbsp;8 lousy ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Replacement-Windows/39151/ i just replaced&nbsp;8 lousy metal framed window to double paned vinly windows at a friends house.around the corner from lakewood elementry school.windows were at the most $280 for a 5'x5' fixed (picture) window.add about $30-$60 per.depending on stucco or wood trim.the extra also covers flashing,sealant,sill,etc..i billed him at $300 per window labor.so the whole thing could be done for well under $10,000.if you have any questions <a href="mailto:mbraun888@yahoo.com" rel="nofollow">mbraun888@yahoo.com</a> Sun, 08 Mar 2009 08:06:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Replacement-Windows/39151/ 2009-03-08T08:06:00Z There is a windows world ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Replacement-Windows/39151/ <p>There is a windows world in Marlborough - <a href="http://www.windowworld.com/stores/massachusetts/" rel="nofollow">www.windowworld.com/stores/massachusetts/</a>&nbsp; Do not buy the $189 special which is nationally advertised, get the upgrade.&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Windows are easy to install if you do not want to use a vinyl window.&nbsp; You need 2 people, one holds the window on the exterior and the interior person shims and levels the window.&nbsp; Fasten, make sure it opens and closes before moving to the next window.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 29 Oct 2008 06:37:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Replacement-Windows/39151/ 2008-10-29T06:37:00Z there are some companies ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Replacement-Windows/39151/ <p>there are some companies that quote silly prices.&nbsp; Check out windows world franchise, choose the best quality window they offer.&nbsp; The windows are vinyl with a higher R value than wood, thermopane, low e argon filled.&nbsp; They remove the old and install the new and will wrap the trim in aluminum for about $300/window.&nbsp; They offer a limited lifetime warranty on the glass.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Jeldwen also makes a nice fairly priced replacement window that you can buy from Home Depot that compares to the Anderson replacement window.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>If you are up to it, you can buy new construction Anderson 400 series windows.&nbsp; You will need to remove the exterior trim and then can relace with a pvc product like clear of azek and never have to paint again.&nbsp; If you order that many windows, call a local lumberyard and get the vann price and compare it to Depot of Lowes.</p> Wed, 29 Oct 2008 06:13:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Replacement-Windows/39151/ 2008-10-29T06:13:00Z