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By Ryan on 3/25/2013 3:32 PM

If you are shopping for replacement windows, you have probably run across the terms “replacement windows” and “new construction windows.” So what distinguishes replacement windows from new construction windows? Naturally, the logical answer seems like it would be that new construction windows are only used in new construction projects and replacement windows are used in existing homes, but that isn’t necessarily true.

New construction windows are simply replacement windows that come in standard sizes rather than custom sizes. These windows are generally used in your standard new construction project where floor plans are standardized unless homebuyers specifically request customization. 

By Ryan on 3/8/2013 1:09 PM

Removing windows may seem like a relatively easy task, but the process can be a lot more involved than meets the eye. It is important to be extremely careful when you are removing windows from your home. Carelessly removing windows from your home can lead to window frame damage—complicating the installation process and increasing window replacement costs.