Comparing Vinyl Windows And Fiberglass Windows

When trying to decide what type of replacement windows to choose for a home most people are trying to decide between vinyl or fiberglass windows, and the truth is both are great options. There are similarities and differences between the two and benefits to each. No matter which you choose, vinyl or fiberglass, you can be sure that your home’s new replacement windows will not only work to make your home more energy efficient, but will look good and last long into the future.

Aug 21, 2014

When trying to decide what type of replacement windows to choose for a home most people are trying to decide between vinyl or fiberglass windows, and the truth is both are great options. There are similarities and differences between the two and benefits to each. No matter which you choose, vinyl or fiberglass, you can be sure that your home’s new replacement windows will not only work to make your home more energy efficient, but will look good and last long into the future.

Our vinyl windows surpass any and all fiberglass windows and are both very aesthetically pleasing and have a high level of durability to ensure a long life in your home. Other benefits of each include:

Vinyl Windows

  • Vinyl windows are a very economical choice that comes in a wide price range, they are affordable for everyone.

  • No painting or staining required. Very Low maintenance throughout their entire life.

  • Many style and color choices to choose from.

  • They are very energy efficient and are extremely resistant to heat flow. They will help to keep heat in or out of your home depending on the season.

Fiberglass Windows

  • Very low maintenance and are resistant to scratching and dents.

  • Many color choices to choose from and if down the road you decide you would like to change their color, they can be re-painted

  • Very stable, low thermal expansion maintains the windows’ structural integrity and minimizes warping or leakage. These windows will last long into the future.

  • Can resemble wooden windows but are resistant to warping, splitting, and corroding that often accompany wooden windows.

  • Designed to stand up in harsh weather, UV rays, and if you live near the ocean they are resistant to the unforgiving salty ocean air.

We'd like to see your home full of Window Nation vinyl or wood windows, but whether choosing vinyl or fiberglass windows, there are many styles and colors to choose which will blend in nicely with whatever style home you have. If you are unsure of which window system would be appropriate for your home the experts at Window Nation would be happy to help you decide. Our experts will be able to sit down with you and take into consideration you and your home’s unique needs and help you choose the best window.

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