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Are Window World windows energy-efficient?

Yes. Our windows are designed to be as energy-efficient as they are beautiful. Our energy-efficient windows help keep heated and cooled air inside your home where it belongs. This allows your HVAC system to work more efficiently, reducing the amount of greenhouse gases your home releases into the environment and saving you money on your energy bills every month. Learn more about what makes our windows energy efficient in the video below or visit our energy efficiency page.

Who manufactures replacement windows for Window World and where are they located?

Associated Materials Incorporated (AMI) manufactures all Window World products. Founded in Akron, Ohio in 1947, AMI is one of the largest replacement window manufacturers in the world.

What types of payment methods & financing do you offer?

At Window World Fort Wayne, we accept checks and all major credit cards. Six months—same as cash and 100% financing programs are available. In addition, we offer the Window World Credit Card.

What type of warranty is available for my windows?

Every Window World product is covered by our limited lifetime warranty. We also offer a double lifetime “transferable,” lifetime glass breakage, lifetime seal failure, and installation warranties.

What do I do if there is a problem with the windows?

Our windows are expertly crafted and professionally installed to reduce any issues. If a rare problem does occur with our replacement windows, we recommend that you visit our Virtual Repair Center or contact your local Window World representatives. And remember, all of our Window World replacement windows come with a limited lifetime warranty.


Do you install replacement windows year-round? If so, will I lose a lot of heat/cooling at the time of installation?

Yes, Window World installs replacement windows 365 days a year. Typically installation takes one day. Each window is installed one at a time by our trained installers who do whatever is necessary to minimize heating/cooling loss. The energy savings from the new windows will recover any additional costs incurred within a few days.

What does “Any Size, Installed” mean?

The term “Any Size” refers to any size replacement double hung window our manufacturer will construct. Currently, this is a minimum width and height of 15″ X 26″ and a maximum of 48″ X 78″. “Installed” refers to the removal of a basic double-hung wooden window and installing your new Window World Double-Hung replacement window, using the existing wooden stops.

Will the replacement windows be installed from the inside or outside?

Most often our replacement windows are installed from the inside. Depending on the situation, it may be necessary to install from the outside.

How long will it take to get my replacement windows? How much time should I allow for the installation?

Window World of Fort Wayne installs your replacement windows within 4-8 weeks from the date that the final measurements are taken. The amount of time needed to install your replacement windows depends on the type of replacement window being installed and type being removed. On average, each window takes about 30 minutes. Expect additional time for trim work and cleanup. An average job will take a single day.

How can I prepare my house for my replacement windows?

It would be helpful for you to take down curtains, blinds or any other window treatments. In addition, have your security company remove and turn off your security sensors. Please move anything that may be in the way to clear a path to the window(s) being replaced for our installation experts. We also suggest you remove all wall decorations from the walls close to the windows to prevent them from falling during removal or installation.

What happens to my old windows?

After installing your new replacement windows we remove every bit of debris from your property and dispose of it properly. If you wish to keep your old windows, glass or storm windows, please notify the installer as soon as he arrives for your installation.

Can I purchase windows from Window World and install them myself?

No. We do not sell windows for self-installation. Our professional installation process is part of our award-winning product. Watch the video below to learn more about why we include professional installation with our products.


How do I know if I need to replace my windows?

There are a few surefire signs that your windows need to be replaced. These include:

  • Noticeable damage like broken panes or dented frames
  • Leaky window or rotting frames
  • Higher energy bills with no other obvious explanation
  • Difficulty opening and closing them, even after lubricating the tracks
  • You can hear too much outside noise
  • You notice condensation on the inside of the pane or between the panes of multi-pane windows (condensation on the outside of the pane is normal)

If one or more of these sound familiar, we recommend replacing your windows as soon as possible. You’ll enjoy more comfortable interior temperatures and lower energy bills!

Watch the video below to learn more about the top 6 surefire signs that your windows need to be replaced.

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