Milgard vs. Marvin - Replacement Windows Review
When you’re looking for replacement windows for your home, it’s often hard to know which vendor to select - it’s so hard to look at your options without a direct, side-by-side comparison. Well, we’ve decided to make the search process a little easier! In this article, we compare Milgard and Marvin replacement windows directly, pointing you to the window that is best for your home.
1. Product Offerings
Each brand offers a unique selection of window types. Below, you'll find the product selection from each brand. For more product details, click the link.
|Vinyl||Extruded Aluminum Clad|
2. Available Colors
Each brand and window type vary in which colors are available, both interior and exterior.
|Each window type differs in available colors - the Fiberglass Essence Series has the most options (16), and the Aluminum Series has the least (3). To see each product's color options, see the Milgard site.||Just like Milgard, each Marvin window type differs in color availability. The most color options are available for the Extruded Aluminum Clad windows, with up to 20 options. To see available colors for each product, visit the Marvin website. Marvin also offers a wide range of interior colors for each product option, which you can find here.|
3. Product Warranty
Both Milgard and Marvin want to prioritize one thing above all others: your satisfaction! That's why both vendors offer amazing warranties. However, it's important to know what is and is not covered by both vendor warranties.
|Milgard Warranty Coverage||Marvin Limited Warranty|
4. Lead Time
When ordering replacement windows, it's important to understand how quickly your product can be made available to you. In industry lingo, this is called lead time. Depending on the manufacturing process and distributor locations, this can vary.
|4-10 week lead time||4-10 week lead time|
After taking into account window custom size and shape, average window prices are roughly the same between the two vendors.
|Average cost of $300-$1,200 + per window||Average cost of $750-$1,200+ per window|
|*Labor is not included|
After seeing some of the product information side-by-side, we hope it's easier to make your decision. If you have any further questions or inquiries about product offerings, we'd love to help - give us a call!