Updated: March 2018
|Replacement Window Cost |
Non-discounted retail pricing for: PVC window with fusion welded frame. Double pane, lowE glass with Argon insulation layer. 0.35 U factor. Limited lifetime warranty.
|Replacement Window Labor, Basic |
Basic labor to install replacement windows with favorable site conditions. Set unit in rough opening. Shim to achieve level and plumb placement. Set jamb edges flush to finished wall surface. Secure unit to rough opening framing. Insulate perimeter and secure house wrap at window as appropriate. Repair of exterior and interior surfaces is not included. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Replacement Window Job Supplies |
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to install replacement windows including: fasteners, shims, flashing, drip cap, perimeter foam insulation and exterior caulking.
|Option: Remove Windows|
Score perimeter of window frame or casing on interior, where bonded to adjacent surface(s). Remove casing. Remove exterior trim and siding around window perimeter, beyond flashing. Remove accessible fasteners and window frame without damaging adjacent surfaces, finishes or hardware. Remove materials from premises. Material cost includes dump fee.
|Replacement Window Debris Disposal|
Costs to load and haul away old materials, installation waste and associated debris.
|Unused Minimum Labor|
Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
|Totals - Cost To Install Replacement Windows|
|Average Cost per Window|
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|Drywall, Tape and Texture|
For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 1 window, the cost to Install Replacement Windows starts at $430 - $667 per window. Actual costs will depend on job size, conditions, size options.
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These estimates are for BASIC work performed in serviceable conditions by qualified trade professionals using MID GRADE materials. Work not mentioned on this page and/or work using master craftsman, premium materials and project supervision will result in HIGHER COSTS! Explore the full range of replacement window new installation labor options and material prices here.
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