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Top Frequently Asked Questions About Vinyl Replacement Windows

There are plenty of reasons you might be looking to have replacement windows installed – from windows not providing an effective barrier from outdoor elements to wanting new design elements.

On your search you might have questions about the different types of replacement window options. In this article, we’ll take a look at some of the frequently asked questions regarding vinyl replacement windows.

#1 Will Vinyl Replacement Windows Work With Older Homes?

Yes! No matter what the style or age of your home is, an expert window consultant can help you choose replacement windows that meet your needs.

In fact, vinyl windows can do a lot of good for older homes. They can help reduce noise, save energy, increase your property value and the curb appeal of your home. They can also be added to enhance the appearance of your home without taking away from the historical feel.

#2 Do Vinyl Windows Last Longer Than Wood Windows?

While there are many factors that go into the lifespan of windows, the material is a major contributor. Other factors include high humidity, hot climates, and direct sunlight, which are all very prevalent in Florida.

Typically, wood windows have a lifespan of 30+ years; however, they require a higher amount of annual upkeep and maintenance to continue performing at their best. Vinyl windows are much more low maintenance and durable.

#3 What Style Options Do You Have With Vinyl Windows?

You have so many style and color options available with vinyl windows; the possibilities are too long to list! Vinyl windows are available in:

  1. Double-hung

  2. Single-hung

  3. Sliding

  4. Picture

  5. Bay and Bow

  6. Garden

  7. Specialty shapes

They are also available in a wide variety of colors and finishes to help you find the perfect match for your home.

#4 How Secure Are Vinyl Windows?

As a homeowner, considering your home’s security is an essential part of your window and door shopping. Thankfully, vinyl windows are very durable and can also feature other security measures such as high impact glass, security laminated glass, and locking features.

#5 How Much Do Vinyl Replacement Windows Cost?

Cost is always a factor when determining what replacement windows work for your home and budget. With different sizing and finishing options available, the best way to get an accurate quote for vinyl replacement windows for your home is to call FAS Windows & Doors today for your FREE consultation – 877-289-0825.

There are many factors that go into determining the cost of a project, and we will go over all the details with you during your free, no-obligation consultation.

FASWD 10/30/2017

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