Wood Window Servicesin Grand Rapids
Trust Premier's Grand Rapids window contractors to professionally install or replace beautiful wooden windows on your home or business. Whether you’re looking to update existing wood windows or install new ones on a custom home, we’ll make sure your windows are installed correctly the first time.
- Replacement: Have an old set of wooden windows that are past their prime? Give us a call! We’ll ensure that your new windows are watertight and in line with the manufacturer’s warranty.
- Installation: Give your new home a classic feel with wooden and wood-clad windows professionally installed by Premier Roofing.
Note: At this time, we do not offer window repair.
Wood Windows for Michigan’s Historic Homes
According to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), wood windows make up about 20% of the residential window market. They’re a popular choice for historic renovations because of their aesthetic appeal and durability.
While they require slightly more maintenance, wood windows are just as energy efficient as vinyl.
|Material||U-value (W/ m²K)|
|Vinyl||1.4 - 1.8|
|Wood||1.4 - 1.8|
|Aluminum||2.2 - 3.0|
|Fiberglass||1.2 - 1.4|
|Composite||1.3 - 1.5|
Popular Wood Window Styles
How Much Do Wood Windows Cost?
On average, wood windows cost between $500 - $1,500, depending on the style and brand. They’re slightly more expensive than vinyl or aluminum windows, but more than make up for it in their energy efficiency and resell appeal. The average ROI on a set of wood windows is 80-90%.
Frequently Asked Questions
How long do wood windows last?
Wood windows can last anywhere from 20 to 100 years, depending on the quality of the wood and the level of maintenance.
Are wood windows energy efficient?
Wood windows are a good insulator and can help reduce energy costs, but the efficiency also depends on the quality of the installation and the type of glazing and weather-stripping used.
What is the cost of wood windows?
The cost of wood windows varies greatly depending on the size, style and finish of the window. On average, wood windows cost between $500 and $1,500 per window.
How do I maintain wood windows?
Wood windows should be painted or stained regularly to protect them from the elements. They should also be checked for rot and decay and repaired if necessary.
How can I tell if my wood windows need to be replaced?
Signs that your wood windows need to be replaced include rotting or warping of the frames, broken or cracked panes and difficulty opening or closing the windows.