Advanced Window in Chicago

genebelorOctober 9, 2008

Hi,

I am planning on replacing all windows in my house (20+ holes). So far I have received 2 quotes from installers using different window manufacturers:

1) Alside windows

2) Advanced window http://www.advancedwindow.biz/

Alside windows are more than 30% more expensive than Advanced windows. Has anyone had any experience with windows made by Advanced Window Corporation?

Thanks!

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kelly919

Hi
I was wondering which window you decided to go with, why, and if you are satisfied.

I am currently looking at both brands, as well as others.

Thanks!

    Bookmark   November 10, 2008 at 1:02PM
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krypton

I SAW ALSIDES BUT WENT WITH SCHUCO who is now Force V. ITS JUST A BEAUTIFUL WINDOW.I also think its the best constructed vinyl out there.

    Bookmark   November 11, 2008 at 5:19PM
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genebelor

I had Advanced Windows installed. The price difference between Advanced and Alside was so big, so it was an easy decision.

Most of my windows are casements, some are fixed picture, and my wife's favorite - awning window in the kitchen.

The only concern that I have about the windows is condensation: most likely it is caused 50% humidity @ 71F I keep inside the house when outside temperature is 10F-20F. I will turn down the humidifier and see if it helps.

    Bookmark   December 15, 2008 at 10:57PM
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