Steel Windows - Are They For You?
Tashman Home Center provides a large selection of new and replacement Steel Windows here in Los Angeles. When considering installing Steel Windows there are two different types.
- A full aluminum window which is aluminum on the inside of the window and outside.
- Aluminum clad windows, which has a wood frame with an aluminum cladding that faces the outside.
Aluminum Window Benefits
While Steel Windows are not the most cost-effective form of window, there have many benefits.
They are extremely durable and are great choice if you live in the area of United States with extreme climate changes.
Typically when talking about residential properties most homeowners will go with the aluminum clad windows, that’s not to say that some areas of the country don’t use 100% Steel Windows.
Every situation is different and depending on where you live is going to determine the best choice for you.
The Cost of Choosing Steel Windows
When it comes to the cost of Steel Windows, aluminium offers some of the widest price ranges. For a basic single single window unit like double hung, casement, sliding, etc., the cost per window can range from $200 to $300. Better quality Steel Windows will cost between $300 to $400. The best available windows made of aluminium range in price from $400 to $600.
Replacing Steel Windows
When it comes to replacing your aluminium windows there are several things to consider. Experts state that every type of replacement window comes with both pros and cons. If you have been happy with your Steel Windows up to this point, you may want to stick with aluminium and simply choose a stronger, better quality aluminium frame for the home.
It is recommended that an expert be consulted when replacing windows. This is not a do it yourself project. While removing your old windows and installing new ones may seem like a good idea, it is typically not. It is extremely important to make sure that the windows are installed correctly.
The Right Window For Your Home
Tashman Home Center works with a number of companies that manufacture Steel Windows. We can provide a whole range of new and replacement Steel Windows in traditional or modern styles for new construction, complete unit replacement, or for replacement of individual windows.
Please visit our showroom to see our wood window selection or call us today to set up your free estimate on wood windows for your home.
Professional Installation & Repair
Tashmans provides custom, professional aluminum window installation and repair done with our own crews (Lic # 298720) – not subcontractors and, when it comes to windows and doors, we are certified Installation Masters. We are known for our attention to detail, so, if we do the installation, we make sure it’s done right the first time – because we guarantee it.