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Factors That Affect the Costs of New Windows

Planning a budget is crucial for every home improvement project. Various factors come into play when it comes to the cost of your double-hung or casement window replacement.


Labor includes inspection, material configuration, material preparation and possible repairs. This makes up a huge chunk of the total replacement cost. Don’t settle on low-cost services because the price may be cut because of poor quality materials and workmanship.

Number of Windows

The number of windows that need replaced will affect the material and labor cost. More windows mean more tools and supplies as well as longer installation time. You can consider having your window replacement done in batches to prevent piling up of expenses.

Window Style

Windows with more unique designs or decorative ones tend to cost more than standard styles. This goes the same for larger windows since they use more materials. Generally, large specialty windows installation may have higher costs than a double-hung window due to its unusual configurations.

Type of Glass

Glass options vary by contractor and have different prices. You can get more energy efficiency from multi-paned windows. Keep in mind the International Residential Code (IRC) requirements for windows in your area when choosing a window glass.

Installation Method

The cost of your project is significantly affected by the installation method your window replacement requires. Your contractor would recommend either a full-frame replacement or a window insert depending on the condition of your existing windows and how old your house is.

Turn to Renewal by Andersen® of Arkansas for reliable window replacement services. Our professional installers specialize in casement, double-hung, specialty, bay window replacement and more. Call us at (479) 250-3588 ,or fill out our online form for a free estimate. We serve homeowners in Fayetteville, AR.


"We were pleased with the process from the sales representative through installation. Our windows are beautiful, and we are very pleased we made the decision to replace our windows with Renewal by Andersen."

Scott & Jackie, Arkansas, AR
November, 16

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