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We stand by our work, and we offer our customers a lifetime warranty for labor and materials, so you never have to worry about being let down.
Don’t leave your window installation in the hands of the cowboys. We’re licensed and insured in CT and MA so you know you can trust us to deliver.
You’ll be surprised how quick Major Home Improvement team can install your windows.
Our manufacture replacement window lines are designed for years of care-free dependability and ease of use. Crafted of superior maintenance-free vinyl, our options have energy-efficient performance, smart durability and great looks that can help reduce energy costs from day one.
Give your home an incredible new look and boost its curb appeal without any need to renovate. Choose from a wide range of styles, including:
- Bay windows
- Garden windows
- Picture windows
- Double hung windows
- Special shapes windows
- Patio doors
- Slider windows
Whichever type of window you need
You’ll enjoy fast and professional installation or replacement from our Window Experts.
We’ve installed windows for thousands of customers, and they love what we do. Just take a look at what they have to say about our service in East Longmeadow, MA:
Great company and service! Two friendly and knowledgable guys came in the morning and changed 11 windows within 1 day. Very professional, very nice job for a great price! I would never use any other company except them. Thank you!
The work was excellent. Clearly communicated costs and no surprises upon completion of the job. They came when they were scheduled and they worked very hard and efficiently. They kept my house clean and were very courteous to my family and me. They were very knowledgeable and I’m confident recommending MHI to anyone.
- – Single Hung
- – Double Hung
- – Arched
- – Awning
- – Bay
- – Bow
- – Casement
- – Egress
- – Garden
- – Glass Block
- – Hopper
- – Jalousie
- – Picture
- – Round Circle
- – Skylight
- – Sliding
- – Storm
- – Transom
- – Custom
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Considerations Before Window Replacement Done
Windows add natural light to internal spaces and help regulate heat and cooling. They are a critical cosmetic component of most homes, and a costly item to replace in total or partial for a homeowner. When making home window replacement decisions about this critical part of a home, there is a lot of information available that should go into your window replacement cost estimator. This wealth of information can make window replacement cost evaluations to be lengthy, confusing and time-consuming. Whether rehabbing a new project or replacing windows to brighten an exterior there are cost, installation, and overall material considerations that you should make and we have the shortlist of considerations laid out here.
Determine Best Replacement Process
Primarily, know the type of replacement that best suit your needs. What do we mean by this? There are home window replacement cost quotes that can range from insert window only replacements, to Full Frame Window Replacement Cost considerations which may include such things as casement window replacement cost add ons. Knowing what is needed and your options are critical. An insert will slide into existing frames, and while cheaper overall might be difficult if the exact windows are not available any longer or other concerns arise in the project. Full frame replacements include added cost to install a window in an existing wall and could affect the construction of the house should mistakes be made, or slight alterations be needed to fit the window in place.
Inserts serve a certain purpose in allowing stability, quicker installation, and the ability to seal in tight to prevent air leakage. They can improve the R rating (the rating that measures how a barrier resists the flow of heat) and thus help reduce costs around utilities. These are much less expensive and in some limited cases obviously a good fit but will not supply warranty and other safeguards that fully replacing a window will afford a homeowner. Full frame window replacements involve a more involved process and most of the rest of this document will arm you with the information you need to consider when undertaking this home improvement project.
Variations in Materials
Once you have decided on the replacement process, now the window installation cost comparisons start. Vinyl window replacement cost versus wood frames prove out this material is a better choice in the monetary considerations. One thing also with vinyl is the finishes can be changed to match wood or other textures.
Energy efficiency and differences in materials is also a big consideration. Gas Filled, double pained or Low E glass with fusion-welded vinyl corners help with heat and cooling concerns. Additionally, always look for Energy Star ratings and guidelines relevant to your area. The requirements for these can differ based on climate, naturally occurring weather events and other factors from locale to locale.
Laminated safety glass should also be considered for homes that might have active children. This glass has two panes of glass adhered to a durable plastic interlayer. This allows children, stray balls, or other projectiles to hit the window and even if the glass shatters still are adhered to the interlayer. Laminated or impact-resistant glass also can reduce noise concerns from external sources.
In a sentence, all window materials are not made equal. Depending on your location, energy needs, and even noise concerns the material you wish to install could differ. Ensure you do your research and understand pros and cons which will equip you when doing due diligence on costs, and installation teams.
Selecting an Installation Team
When trying to find Home service providers in the house window replacement arena vary in areas of expertise, products they are trained in and warranties on their work. These areas should all be considered when selecting the right installation team. We would be remiss to add that there are a lot of do it yourself guides out there, but a good installation that meets warranty standards is best accomplished by a licensed professional. Knowing your material requirements, the objective of the rehab or new window installs and comparisons of multiple quotes should be undertaken.
From big box companies to home improvement contracting sites the internet research returned in window installation cost calculator options and window installation near me options galore. Primarily, it will be labor cost to install windows added by your contractor, and who does window replacement near me seems like the best option possible. Though both these are good considerations, dig a bit deeper to make the best-informed decision. Consider a few things in narrowing your search. First, is window installation the teams’ main focus, or one of their specialties. Get references and a good understanding of their experience dealing with projects in the same scope as the one you are quoting out. Have they had any professional training in window replacement, and ask for site preparation and clean-up processes? When requesting a bid, the document itself should give clues to the company in question – is it easy, clear, and well-documented both yours and the contractors’ responsibilities. Are costs laid out easy to understand? Any unclear areas did they clarify in writing ahead of your decision.
Ask questions about warranty in the quoting process, not after the windows are in place. All warranties are not created equal and can change the cost of this project for you should anything occur, and you are not properly covered. Knowing what is covered in time of loss or repair, and materials as far as a replacement or simply repair should be spelled out for you, and part of the upfront decision making process.
Know how to ensure your warranty is intact and executed in a prompt fashion. Remember some manufacturers will require the consumer to file this paperwork, ask questions about this process and be prepared upon final installation to make finish filing your warranty. Keep this documentation in a secure location, that you can easily access in times of damage, natural disasters or other circumstances that could arise needing to repair or replace this big investment in your home.
To recap when deciding on home window installation options you should: (1) know if inserts or a full window replacement including frame is needed; (2) what materials you are comfortable with installing; (3) the questions your install team should answer prior to you signing a contract; and (4) what the warranty requirements are to execute after installation. With these big items in mind, you are in a position to knowledgeably decide on your next window replacement project with confidence.
Major Home Improvements, LLC
East Longmeadow, MA 01028
Phone: (413) 314-2065
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