Siding Vancouver offers Wood window and Doors (Fiberglass and metal doors as well) for your Vancouver home. Wood windows are the most elegant, natural looking windows you can get. They are a great accent to your house if you have Wood Siding. They bring a natural warmth to your house. The wood windows we offer are all complete with Double Glazing, Low E Glass, and are Argon Gas Filled. If you need new windows for your home, and want high end windows, then Wood Windows are your best option.
They are typically between 2 and 3 times the price of Vinyl Windows, however, add great value to the right house. The windows we install are great quality, and the installation is done by our in house professional installers. Installing new Wood Windows will drastically increase the energy efficiency of your home! Lower your heating bill, and put the money back in your pocket!
The long term cost savings that occurs by swapping out old drafty windows definitely makes wood windows a solid option. The main benefit of Wood Windows over Vinyl Windows is aesthetics. You cannot achieve the natural beauty of wood with Vinyl Windows. The hardware used in Wood Windows is of greater quality than the hardware used in Vinyl Windows.
Wood windows are available in 3 styles. They are (in order of price low to high): Fixed (solid glass), Slider, and Casement (Crank open). They can be customized to incorporate munton bars as well. The glass can be either clear, or frosted. There are many types of frosted glass to choose from.
Cost effective windows you can install for your home, in comparison to metal or wood windows. The windows we offer are all complete with double glazing, Low
E Glass, and are Argon Gas Filled. If you need new windows for your home, and are on a budget, vinyl is your best option. Don’t think that just because the price is much lower that the quality will be sacrificed. This is untrue. The windows we install are great quality, and the installation is done by our professional installers.
Installing new vinyl windows will drastically increase the energy efficiency of your home! Lower your heating bill, and put the money back into your pocket!
The long term cost savings that occurs by swapping out old drafty windows definitely makes vinyl windows a solid option. You get the best of both world with vinyl windows; low cost and incredible return on investment. If you plan on selling your home, and you have old windows, then installing new windows is a great option, as most home buyers look at the efficiency of the house windows upon making their decision.
Wood windows are available in 2 options: New Construction Windows, and Replacement Windows. Most people assume that because they are renovating their home, that they must install Replacement Windows. This is not true. You have the option of installing New Construction Windows as well. The way this is achieved (if you are not planning on changing your siding) is by cutting the existing siding around the window by 3.5” or 5.5” (depending on the look you want), then installing new moisture barrier, complete with a peel & stick waterproof membrane at the sill (bottom), jambs (sides), and header (top) of the window opening.
We then install a bead of polyurethane to the header and jambs of the window, and install the window into the opening, and install a flashing on top of it. Once installed, we install new trim using either comb face wood or fibre cement trim. A bead of polyurethane caulking is then installed between the existing siding and trim, and between trim and window.
There are 3 styles of wood windows available. They are (in order of price low to high): Fixed (solid glass), Slider, and Casement (Crank open). They can be customized to incorporate munton bars as well.
The best time to change your windows is when you plan on changing your siding. This said, the best time to change your siding is also the best time to change your windows! The reason for this is because you will save the cost of the above mentioned labor of cutting the existing siding away (if it is stucco, this can be costly).
There are numerous brands of Wood Windows available. We can help your source out the ones which will meet your needs best.