Double Hung Window Prices & Costs
Double hung windows are the most common style of windows. The installed price ranges from $200 to $950. These windows are named double hung because they have a lower and upper sash, both of which can be moved up or down.
Cost For A Double Hung Window Itself
Entry Level: $125 to $225
When looking at the entry level option, chances are they will have vinyl frames. These will be available from both retail and home improvement stores. The glass is often a low end low-E glass without any krypton or argon fill. The hardware options will be few and mostly likely use a lower end material. Expect less energy efficient upgrades and performance from a lower grade product.
Mid Range: $225 to $450
A mid range priced product often includes a selection of frame options from fiberglass and aluminium to composite or high end vinyl. You'll find these windows offer a low-E glass package with argon fill, which is more energy efficient than the entry level options. Expect better quality hardware and features on these products.
High End: $450 to $700
The higher end prices are expensive because they are produced by better known manufacturers such as Pella, Marvin and Andersen, to name a few. These windows are usually offered with a fiberglass or aluminium cladding on the outside and a wood frame on the inside, adding to their visual appeal and durability. When it comes to the glass, you can expect top quality low-e pane and multichambered frames with foam fills for better insualtion. Expect top quality hardware and lots of features and upgrades.
Cost To Install The Window
The window installation cost can vary between $65 and $250 for each window. The price depends on what is required when replacing the window. For example, if the opening needs to be altered and the frame or sill needs reinforcing, you can expect to pay between $150 and $250 per window. If you are doing a large job with many replacement windows you may find the price per window is reduced due to volume.
Installed Double Hung Window Cost
Entry Level: $200 to $400
Mid Range: $400 to $700
High End: $700 to $950