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February 22nd, 2018

Milgard vs. Pella Windows - Replacement Windows Review 

Windows | Replacement Windows

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 Pella offerings directly, pointing you to the product that is best for your home.


Milgard vs Pella Window Types

Each brand offers a unique selection of window types. Below, you'll find the materials selection from each brand. For more product details, click the links.

Milgard Pella
Aluminum Wood
Vinyl  Fiberglass
Fiberglass Vinyl

Milgard vs Pella Window Colors

Each brand and window type vary in which colors are available, both interior and exterior. 

Milgard Pella
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.  Pella's color selection varies dependent on product line. For wood windows, Pella provides various wood types (3) and stain colors (9), and paint colors (4). Aluminum-clad wood windows offer the largest variety of color options (27), and the 450 series boasts 10 color options. For full details, see the Pella website. 

Pella 350 Series Vinyl Windows.jpg

Pella 350 Series Vinyl Windows.

Milgard vs Pella Window Warranty Options

Both Milgard and Pella 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 Pella

Pella offers a standard Limited Warranty covering defects for up to 2 years, but provides various warranties depending on product purchased. Click for more details on the following:

Milgard vs Pella Window Lead Times

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. 

Milgard Pella
4-10 week lead time 4-8 week lead time



Milgard Essence Windows

Milgard vs Pella Window Pricing

After taking into account window custom size and shape, average window prices sit in the same range between the two vendors. 

Milgard Pella
$$-$$$$$ $$$-$$$$
Average cost of $300-$1,200+ per window Average cost of $400-$750 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!