If you have a broken window, it can be upsetting because of the home and people’s safety.  So, you may think about what you can do to fix the broken window like if the glass can be replaced only or if it will require the entire window to be replaced.  Chicago Window Pros is the Chicago area’s leading window replacement company.  We offer affordable window replacement options like Anderson Windows and Marvin Windows to area homeowners.

To fix a broken window will really depend on what is wrong with it. You may have options to fix your window.  If the pane of glass is only damaged, the broken glass pane may be able to be replaced with the same type of glass.

With just glass replacement, the broken window pane will be removed, the frame properly cleaned, new glass replaced and then the window properly sealed. Your window will end up being as good as if you had a brand new replaced for a fraction of the price.

If money is an issue for you, you can attempt to replace the broken glass yourself.  We don’t recommend it because it may be difficult if you to do it yourself if you don’t have the knowledge because you may not know what type of glass to purchase.

If something malfunctions with the window while under warranty, you would want to contact the manufacturer before you replace broken window glass. You don’t want the warranty to be void if you replace the glass yourself.

When to Replace the Window if the Glass is Broken

It may end up being the best solution to just replace the entire window. While the cost may be higher, it just may not be worth the hassle to try to save the existing window.

If the window seal has failed, you are best to replace the entire window.  There are companies out there that will defog a window, but it is just a quick fix for the issue that may reoccur through the life of the window until it is replaced.  You can tell if you have a broken seal if you notice condensation between the panes of glass making the glass appear foggy.

Wood windows should be replaced if you notice any of the wood rotting.  While some rotted windows can be fixed with a patch, severe rotting may end up compromising the integrity of the window. Window replacement companies should be able to match a home’s historic character to help preserve the value of an older home.

If your existing windows are older and at the end of their lifespan, they may need to be replaced in just a few years. If you have low-quality windows that are drafty, it might be better to just replace the entire window.

Replacement Windows

If you’re not sure whether you need to replace a broken glass or replace the entire window, our window experts can help!

If you have a broken window, it can be upsetting because of the home and people’s safety.  So, you may think about what you can do to fix the broken window like if the glass can be replaced only or if it will require the entire window to be replaced.  Chicago Window Pros is the Chicago area’s leading window replacement company.  We offer affordable window replacement options like Anderson Windows and Marvin Windows to area homeowners.

To fix a broken window will really depend on what is wrong with it. You may have options to fix your window.  If the pane of glass is only damaged, the broken glass pane may be able to be replaced with the same type of glass.

With just glass replacement, the broken window pane will be removed, the frame properly cleaned, new glass replaced and then the window properly sealed. Your window will end up being as good as if you had a brand new replaced for a fraction of the price.

If money is an issue for you, you can attempt to replace the broken glass yourself.  We don’t recommend it because it may be difficult if you to do it yourself if you don’t have the knowledge because you may not know what type of glass to purchase.

If something malfunctions with the window while under warranty, you would want to contact the manufacturer before you replace broken window glass. You don’t want the warranty to be void if you replace the glass yourself.

When to Replace the Window if the Glass is Broken

It may end up being the best solution to just replace the entire window. While the cost may be higher, it just may not be worth the hassle to try to save the existing window.

If the window seal has failed, you are best to replace the entire window.  There are companies out there that will defog a window, but it is just a quick fix for the issue that may reoccur through the life of the window until it is replaced.  You can tell if you have a broken seal if you notice condensation between the panes of glass making the glass appear foggy.

Wood windows should be replaced if you notice any of the wood rottings.  While some rotted windows can be fixed with a patch, severe rotting may end up compromising the integrity of the window. Window replacement companies should be able to match a home’s historic character to help preserve the value of an older home.

If your existing windows are older and at the end of their lifespan, they may need to be a replacement in just a few years. If you have low-quality windows that are drafty, it might be better to just replace the entire window.

Replacement Windows

If you’re not sure whether you need to replace a broken glass or replace the entire window, our window experts can help!

Chicago Window Pros is well-known in the Chicagoland area as being the main window replacement company.  We offer homeowners high-quality windows at the most affordable pricing. To schedule an appointment or to receive a window replacement estimate call: (888) 308-9050. You can also request a FREE QUOTE on our contact page.

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