Gerkin Windows

alawsMay 1, 2013


My husband and I are getting ready to start building our new home. We live in North Central Kansas better known as the middle of no where. We are struggling to find a quality window within our budget that has a dealer in our area. We have lots of Pella and Anderson options but everything that I have read in this forum says to stay away. Our local lumber yard carries Gerkin. Does anyone have any feedback on them?

Thanks so much!

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You can do allot better and allot worse than Andersen. If you look into going with Andersen I personally would suggest the 400 series as I still feel this is the bread and butter line of what they offer. It is a solid window and would serve you well. That being said I would still investigate other options in better performing windows (ie: Integrity, and premium vinyl etc), but I cannot offer an opinion on Gerkin although I would assume being as it is a vinyl line available thru a lumberyard it would not be considered anything resembling a premium vinyl.

    Bookmark   May 1, 2013 at 10:46AM
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What are you needing the interior of the window to look like? The Marvin Integrity is usually a great new construction option.

    Bookmark   May 1, 2013 at 12:52PM
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Thank you for the feedback. I found a local place that carries Softlite and one that carries Marvin so they are working on a bid for us too!

This post was edited by kansas_aj on Fri, May 3, 13 at 22:55

    Bookmark   May 3, 2013 at 9:03PM
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