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Finding a quality contractor you can trust to do the job right can be difficult when looking to replace your windows.
We’d love to tell you that Southwest Exteriors is the perfect option for you and your project. While we pride ourselves on our craftsmanship and high-quality service, we know we may not be the right fit for you.
Now, because we've been a local window replacement contractor for over 30 years, we’ve become familiar with our peers in the industry.
If Southwest Exteriors isn’t the right fit for your window replacement project, then we want to provide you with other high-quality options for you to consider.
This article will outline the top six window replacement contractors in San Antonio based on their products and services, warranty, and honest client reviews.
We want you to make the best decision for your home and your project, whether that includes us or not.
1. Renewal by Andersen
Renewal by Andersen is a window and door replacement contractor serving Central Texas. They outline their process in four easy steps: consultation either in-home or virtually, technical measurements to order products, installation, and customer aftercare.
They work with you by understanding your goals for your project and assessing your current windows to provide the best recommendations for you.
Design engineers test their windows against the elements of nature. They are also tested to meet multiple glass and window manufacturer standards, such as American Architectural Manufacturers Association, National Fenestration Rating Council, and the Window and Door Manufacturers Association.
Renewal by Andersen offers a limited warranty of up to 20 years for glass and fibrexⓒmaterial, ten years for hardware, and two years for installation.
Amazing Exteriors is a window, siding, and door replacement contractor serving Texas, Oklahoma, and Idaho since 1989 and describes itself as a “customer-focused company.”
They offer low-maintenance, custom-made fiberglass windows from Marvin Windows & Doors that are top-of-the-line, modern, and energy-efficient. Marvin windows are some of the best in the industry to bring you high-value windows that will last.
Amazing Exteriors offers free in-home consultations six days out of the week.
Their warranty follows the popular 10/20 format, covering window parts for 20 years and workmanship for 10. They also follow Marvin’s extensive warranty.
Pella Windows & Doors is a national home remodeling contractor established in 1925. They are both a window contractor and a manufacturer, with multiple lines of aluminum-clad, vinyl, and fiberglass windows.
Pella even has their security system that allows you to control motorized blinds and check if they are closed and locked from your smartphone.
They also provide exceptional resources for replacement window inspiration, guides to new windows, and detailed performance analyses. Their windows have a limited lifetime warranty for the frame, glass, trim, hardware, and nonglass materials and labor.
Window Source specializes in windows, siding, interior and exterior doors, and gutter replacements. Their vinyl windows have earned an ENERGY STAR rating to ensure energy-efficient windows that keep your home cool during the hot Texas summers.
They offer multiple styles of windows like garden, casement, double-hung, and picture windows to fit any kind of look you want.
Window Source’s mission statement is to offer exceptional customer service and hassle-free remodels with their best price guaranteed, and their windows come with a lifetime warranty.
Window World TX & Brickstone is a third-generation owned company serving San Antonio, News Braunfels, and Corpus Christi with window and siding replacements since 1947.
They offer vinyl windows with tempered, argon-filled glass and airtight seals for top-tier insulation. Each style window, from double-hung to picture windows, offers unique qualities for optimal functionality and design.
The vinyl parts are made not to blister, rot, peel, or corrode under regular use and are not covered in their limited lifetime warranty. This warranty covers mechanical parts, insulated glass, glass breakage (with exclusions), and labor.
When looking to get your windows replaced, finding the right contractor is the most important aspect.
Your contractor should offer everything you are looking for in a window replacement and more from the products, installation, warranty, and more. If you do not trust a contractor you are considering or sense any dishonesty, trust your instinct and run the other way.
Because Southwest Exteriors has been a trusted window replacement contractor for over 30 years now, we’ve become familiar with our competitors. We’ve crafted our processes to offer you the highest quality products and services, but we know we might not fit you.
We want to equip you with all the resources to help you make the right decisions for you and your project, whether that includes us or not.