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Prime Buyers Guide Window Contractors & Replacement Windows

How To Find the Best Window Contractors in Los Angeles County


Few projects have as much impact on the beauty and energy efficiency of your home as new windows. Window replacement companies supply popular window brands like Pella Windows, Milgard Windows and Andersen Windows. Window contractors can install double-paned windows and tinted windows for reduced energy bills, acrylic windows, vinyl windows, and more.

The following research by The Prime Buyer's Report identifies the best window contractors in Los Angeles County and issues related to new windows and window replacement.

 

Updated June 7, 2017

 The TOP 10 Window Contractors & Replacement Windows in Los Angeles County CA

South Bay Window
(310) 372-3667
732 North Catalina Avenue
Redondo Beach, CA 90277

Areas Served: Torrance CA, Redondo Beach CA, Long Beach CA, Beverly Hills CA, West LA CA

Malibu Windows & Mirror
(424) 781-8373
3547 Winter Canyon Rd
Malibu, CA 90265

Areas Served: Malibu CA, Long Beach CA, Whittier CA, Culver City CA, West Los Angeles CA

Economy Windows Co.
(310) 396-2000
1601 Olympic Boulevard
Santa Monica, CA 90404

Areas Served: Torrance CA, Los Angeles CA, West LA CA, Long Beach CA, Malibu CA ...

Broadway Windows & Mirror Inc
(562) 434-8405
2523 East Broadway
Long Beach, CA 90803

Areas Served: Downey CA, Los Angeles, Norwalk CA, Long Beach CA, Malibu, Glendale CA

Lion Windows
(310) 800-1585
2828 Anchor Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90064

Areas Served: Malibu CA, Long Beach CA, West LA CA, Los Angeles CA, West Hollywood CA

Beverly Hills Windows Inc
(323) 938-1256
6004 West Pico Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90035

Areas Served: Beverly Hills CA, Los Angeles CA, Whittier CA, Long Beach CA, Glendale CA

California Windows & Mirror
(562) 595-0814
3654 Long Beach Boulevard
Long Beach, CA 90807

Areas Served: Long Beach CA, Beverly Hills CA, Whittier CA, Los Angeles CA, Santa Monica CA

How To Find the Best Window Contractors in Los Angeles County 

Window contractors in Los Angeles County are legally required to have a state contractor's license, and this is for your protection. Window replacement can be done legally under various contractor license categories as there is no specialty license category specifically for window replacement.

If window installers in Los Angeles County have employees, they're required to have workers' compensation insurance for your protection because if a worker is injured on your property and the company doesn't have worker's comp, you could be liable to pay for the injury. 

Window contractors in Los Angeles County are not required by law to have general liability insurance; however, all those bearing The Prime Buyer's Report—TOP 10 designation have general liability insurance coverage which reimburses their client in the event of any damages, in addition to passing all other requirements for certification as Prime Buyer's Report—TOP 10  such as our research phone calls to their previous clients, hiring only documented workers, verified license and workers' comp insurance, clean complaint record, and more.

 

In addition to saving you money on utility bills due to the improved insulating properties of new windows, window replacement is one of the few things that freshen the look of both the inside and outside of your home at the same time. There are dozens of choices of new window styles and window brands from which to choose and good window replacement companies in Los Angeles County can help guide that choice. The Prime Buyer's Report offers these tips to help you find your way through your choices for new window sales and window installers.


Window Contractors in Los Angeles County Offer Many Types of New Windows and Window Services
In addition to carrying the most popular new windows for commercial and residential windows, many choices for custom windows are available from local window contractors. The window installers industry has recently focused on energy efficient windows, so many products offered can reduce your heating and cooling costs.

If you haven't yet decided what kind of new windows you're looking for, good window contractors will point you in the right direction once they hear your ideas and goals, and some will give a free window replacement estimate. From new construction to window replacement for existing buildings, the best window contractors will have options in new windows that you can be satisfied with.

That said, some older homes have beautifully-made custom windows with intricate designs which may make you may think twice about window replacement. A number of window contractors in Los Angeles County can instead do window restoration, preservation of aging materials (such as rubber window seals or wood window frames), custom-cut replacement window glass and custom-designed glass for a classic or contemporary look.

Some of the most popular searches for windows in Los Angeles County are for discount windows, fogged glass windows, dual pane windows, store front windows and mirrors, Oriel windows, circle bay windows, box bay windows, ribbon windows, label mold windows, round top windows, paired windows, Palladian windows, Jalousie windows, awning windows, bow windows, half round windows, louvered windows, tilt-turn windows, picture windows, double hung windows, slider windows, wood frame windows, vinyl frame windows, energy efficient windows, and basement hopper windows.

Style options of window glass include patterned window glass, stained window glass, etched glass windows, beveled glass windows, textured glass windows, framed mirrors, and mirrored walls. Window materials are available as well, such as aluminum, wood, fiberglass, block, vinyl, aluminum collapsed frame, and insulated glass, screens and casements.

For window replacements or updates, many windows installers offer custom shower doors and enclosures, mirrors, and tub enclosures for the bathroom. Some window contractors can custom fabricate your new windows for you aside from the popular window brands of pre-manufactured windows. 

Some Window Contractors in Los Angeles County Are Safer to Spend With Than Others
The Prime Buyer's Report lists these window contractors and window installation companies in Los Angeles County: Lion Windows, Economy Windows Co., Beverly Hills Windows Inc, Malibu Windows & Mirror, California Windows & Mirror, Broadway Windows & Mirror Inc, South Bay Window. Other window contractors in Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, Santa Monica, Malibu, Long Beach and Redondo Beach CA that might still be in business include: Main Glass and Windows Los Angeles CA. Didn't find what you wanted with the TOP 10 Window Contractors & Replacement Windows in Los Angeles County? Then click here to see additional companies in this category.

 

 

 

Questions To Ask About New Windows in Los Angeles County CA 

 

When choosing which window contractors to hire, ask these questions about their experience, range of services, credentials, and methods and materials:




• How long have they been doing windows in Los Angeles County CA specifically? (Different regions have their own unique weather  that will effect choices in materials, window options and installation method. The length of experience doing windows in your location specifically shows familiarity with these aspects.)

 
• How many installations have they done similar to yours, in terms of size of job, residential versus commercial, wood versus vinyl, custom fabricated windows versus pre-manufactured, energy efficient windows, etc.?

• Can the window replacement company give you names and numbers of customers who had a similar kind of installation done who you can call as references? (All window contractors in Los Angeles County CA bearing the Prime Buyer's Report—TOP 10 symbol have already had their customer references called by our research staff so you don't have to.)


• Will they provide a written estimate that is detailed, including brand names and product numbers of the windows, as well as the type of material and amount used for installation?  (This is key because cheap window contractors in Los Angeles County often only seem cheaper because they are using less material, or inferior quality windows compared to others which will not last and require expensive repairs and maintenance later.)

 
• How long will it take them to complete the work?



• What are the manufacturer warranties on the new windows to be installed?



• Do they provide a written warranty for their labor, aside from manufacturer warranties?



• Will permits be needed? If so, will the contractors be responsible for getting them or do they leave that up to you?



• Can the company vouch that all employees sent to your property are legal to work in the U.S.? (All window contractors in Los Angeles County CA bearing The Prime Buyer's Report—TOP 10 symbol have already signed an agreement to only hire documented workers.)

• Will they show you proof of active workers' compensation and liability insurance? (All window replacement companies in Los Angeles County CA  bearing the Prime Buyer's Report—TOP 10 symbol have already had proof of insurance verified by our research staff so you don't have to.)

• Do they use only their own employees, or do they hire subcontractors, and if so, what are the names of those companies?




When you've chosen the best window contractors in Los Angeles County CA for your specific needs, make sure they are properly licensed by the state of California since that's required by law. (All window contractors in Los Angeles County CA bearing the Prime Buyer's Report—TOP 10 symbol have already had their license verified by our research staff so you don't have to.)
   

 

 

Types of New Windows Installed in Los Angeles County CA 



Know some of these window type names and part names when discussing options with window contractors in Los Angeles County CA:






































































 

 

Brands of New Windows and Replacement Windows on Sale in Los Angeles County CA 

 

   

Window Types Made By Popular Window Brands

& Window Manufacturers

American Craftsman Windows

low maintenance windows
durable windows
replacement windows
Home Depot windows
sliding windows
awning windows
hopper windows
utility windows
impact-resistant windows
injection molded windows
reinforced windows

home windows
single hung windows
double hung windows
picture windows
geometric shaped windows
casement windows
bay windows
bow windows
vinyl windows
energy efficient windows
storm windows

Andersen Windows

(Anderson Windows)

home windows
high performance windows
low emissions windows
dual pane windows
grille windows
window hardware
storm windows
low maintenance windows
energy efficient windows
casement windows
awning windows
replacement windows
wood windows

double hung windows
gliding windows
picture windows
transom windows
specialty windows
round windows
bow windows
bay windows
sliding windows
window sashes
custom windows
interior windows
exterior windows

Anlin Window Systems

vinyl windows
replacement windows
double hung windows
double sliding windows
casement windows
awning windows
bay windows
bow windows
picture windows

geometric windows
single hung windows
single hung sliding windows
arch windows
combination windows
garden windows
energy efficient windows
windows with UV protection
window frames

CertainTeed Windows

replacement windows
home windows
exterior windows
Bryn Mawr windows
single hung windows
double hung windows
casement windows
awning windows
bay windows
bow windows
energy efficient windows

picture windows
combination windows
window walls
geometric windows
custom windows
vinyl windows
insulated windows
Low E windows
glazed windows
Energy Star windows
decorative windows

Empire Pacific Windows

vinyl windows
home windows
horizontal sliding windows
new windows
single hung windows
double hung windows
casement windows
awning windows
bay windows
bow windows
decorative windows

picture windows
radius windows
gable windows
insulated windows
energy efficient windows
traditional windows
replacement windows
grid windows
window hardware
exterior windows
Low E windows

Harvey Windows

vinyl windows
wood windows
impact windows
acoustic windows
storm windows
new windows
replacement windows
custom windows
energy efficient windows
Energy Star windows
maintenance free windows

double hung windows
casement windows
picture windows
rolling windows
sliding windows
awning windows
designer windows
bay windows
bow windows
single hung windows
geometric windows

Jeld-Wen Windows

new windows
replacement windows
vinyl windows
clad wood windows
budget windows
custom windows
basement windows
aluminum windows
low maintenance windows
window frames

energy efficient windows
awning windows
casement windows
sliding windows
double hung windows
single hung windows
geometric windows
bay windows
bow windows
fixed windows

Marvin Windows

double hung windows
casement windows
awning windows
replacement windows
new windows
sliding windows
clad wood windows
window sashes
custom windows
tilt windows

picture windows
storm windows
commercial windows
home windows
round top windows
hopper windows
gliding windows
energy efficient windows
swinging windows
window hardware

Milgard Windows

home windows
energy efficient windows
lifetime warranty windows
new windows
replacement windows
vinyl windows
fiberglass windows
natural wood windows
aluminum windows
Energy Star windows
minimum frame windows

French windows
sliding windows
double hung windows
single hung windows
basement windows
custom windows
plastic windows
casement windows
residential windows
sound control windows
exterior windows

Norco Windows

wood windows
clad wood windows
pine windows
awning windows
bay windows
bow windows
casement windows

double hung windows
fixed windows
radius windows
geometric windows
sliding windows
rolling windows
low maintenance windows

Pella Windows

replacement windows
new windows
Energy Star windows
awning windows
bay windows
bow windows
casement windows
custom windows
double hung windows
single hung windows
sliding windows
home windows

shaped windows
wood windows
vinyl windows
designer windows
thermal windows
fiberglass windows
curved windows
storm windows
angled windows
rectangular windows
round windows
moveable sash windows

Simonton Windows

energy efficient windows
home windows
replacement windows
new windows
impact resistant windows
insulated windows
sliding windows
awning windows
double hung windows
vinyl replacement windows

patio windows
single hung windows
casement windows
geometric windows
picture windows
window frames
low maintenance windows
vinyl windows
custom windows
storm windows

Weather Shield Windows

home windows
custom windows
wood windows
aluminum windows
clad windows
impact-resistant windows
vinyl windows
exterior windows
interior windows
energy efficient windows
hurricane windows

replacement windows
affordable windows
casement windows
awning windows
tilt windows
slider windows
custom shaped windows
picture windows
bow windows
bay windows
premium windows

 

 

 

 

Resources for the Best New Windows in Los Angeles County CA 



Licensing & Trade Associations Related to Replacement Windows in Los Angeles County CA


AWDI American Window and Door Institute www.awdi.com
BBB Better Business Bureau www.bbb.com
DCA California Department of Consumer Affairs www.dca.ca.gov
EWC Efficient Windows Collaborative www.efficientwindows.org
WDMA Window & Door Manufacturers Association www.wdma.com

Media & Web Publications About Windows in Los Angeles County CA


Door and Window Manufacturer Magazine
Window and Door Magazine
Window World

 

The Prime Buyer's Report provides information for the TOP 10 Windows in Los Angeles County CA within the following zip codes:

90637, 90054, 90101, 90303, 90005, 90710, 90083, 90062, 90806, 90087, 90651, 90016, 90810, 90507, 90813, 90091, 90232, 90017, 90309, 90267, 90272, 90031, 90712, 90003, 90027, 90075, 90504, 90405, 90703, 90035, 90844, 90066, 90046, 91301, 90831, 90076, 90254, 90248, 90505, 90815, 90263, 90240, 90251, 90049, 90748, 90064, 90015, 90068, 90406, 90733, 90072, 90059, 90732, 90069, 90039, 90020, 90061, 90210, 90095, 90042, 90007, 90292, 90291, 90011, 90250, 90094, 90057, 90295, 90409, 90809, 90403, 90041, 90847, 90089, 90661, 90715, 90026, 90723, 90033, 90080, 91377, 90036, 90249, 90224, 90189, 90731, 90247, 90230, 90502, 90842, 90211, 90231, 90746, 90242, 90638, 90051, 90501, 90082, 90213, 90307, 90067, 90002, 90407, 90835, 90018, 90029, 90716, 90853, 90402, 90223, 90088, 90302, 90803, 90055, 90713, 90410, 90202, 90006, 90304, 90262, 90275, 91376, 90278, 90014, 90056, 90060, 90652, 90261, 90023, 90081, 90802, 90832, 90274, 90702, 90308, 90290, 90509, 90052, 90078, 90895, 90714, 90311, 90401, 90050, 90096, 90010, 90745, 90801, 90028, 90848, 90048, 90239, 90747, 90024, 90660, 90814, 90047, 90044, 90212, 90019, 90255, 90834, 90270, 91302, 90755, 90744, 90045, 90084, 90639, 90043, 90022, 90510, 90241, 90012, 90650, 90264, 90310, 90070, 90220, 90805, 90711, 90846, 90201, 90086, 90312, 90506, 90822, 90034, 90749, 90508, 90706, 90293, 90404, 90833, 90301, 90073, 90058, 90004, 90074, 90025, 90245, 90013, 90233, 90734, 90038, 90222, 90032, 90099, 90053, 90093, 90670, 90294, 90065, 90260, 90280, 90807, 90103, 90671, 90701, 90808, 90021, 90079, 90804, 90221, 90296, 90408, 90001, 90040, 90209, 90071, 90266, 90305, 90717, 90009, 90640, 90840, 90063, 90503, 90265, 90277, 90030, 90077, 90008, 90306, 90037, 90662, 90707, 90411 and 90704



The Prime Buyer's Report provides information for the TOP 10 Replacement Windows in Los Angeles County CA within the following cities:

Montecito Heights, Huntington Park, East Los Angeles, Ladera Heights, Palms, Harbor City, Los Feliz, Culver City, Pico Rivera, Venice, Montebello, Boyle Heights, Eagle Rock, Lomita, Compton, Bel Air, Del Rey, Atwater Village, Hollywood Hills, Marina del Rey, Echo Park, Mar Vista, West L.A., Hollywood, Bell Gardens, Beverly Crest, Larchmont Village, Watts, South Gate, Norwalk, El Sereno, North Whittier, Mid-Wilshire, Crenshaw, Rolling Hills, West Hollywood, South Central L.A., Palos Verdes Estates, Koreatown, Downey, Pico-Robertson, Whittier, Malibu, Carson, Paramount, Lynwood, La Mirada, Los Angeles, Signal Hill, Lakewood, Westlake, Bellflower, Bell, Cerritos, Hawthorne, West Carson, Cheviot Hills, Glendale, Hancock Park, Lawndale, Rolling Hills Estates, Pacific Palisades, Silver Lake, Hermosa Beach, Hawaiian Gardens, East Whittier, Wilmington, Gardena, Harbor Gateway, Manhattan Beach, Inglewood, San Pedro, Redondo Beach, Beverly Hills, East Hollywood, Long Beach, Sawtelle, Torrance, Westchester, El Segundo, Playa Vista, Pico-Union, Harvard Heights, Glassell Park, Alondra Park, Brentwood, Century City, Highland Park, Beverlywood, Catalina Island / Avalon, Rancho Dominguez, Westwood, Santa Monica, Maywood and East La Mirada

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Consumers use the Prime Buyer's Report to avoid the scam, fraud, and businesses with low customer satisfaction.

Independent research conducted by Prime Buyer's Report editors includes phone call surveys with customers of local businesses, checks with state agencies on license and complaint history, verification that each business has insurance coverage to protect you as a customer, phone interviews of business owners, signed agreements that they use only legal workers, and more to determine the businesses that are safe to spend with.

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Window Contractors & Replacement Windows in Los Angeles County serving Montecito Heights, Huntington Park, East Los Angeles, Ladera Heights, Palms, Harbor City, Los Feliz, Culver City, Pico Rivera, Venice, Montebello, Boyle Heights, Eagle Rock, Lomita, Compton, Bel Air, Del Rey, Atwater Village, Hollywood Hills, Marina del Rey, Echo Park, Mar Vista, West L.A., Hollywood, Bell Gardens, Beverly Crest, Larchmont Village, Watts, South Gate, Norwalk, El Sereno, North Whittier, Mid-Wilshire, Crenshaw, Rolling Hills, West Hollywood, South Central L.A., Palos Verdes Estates, Koreatown, Downey, Pico-Robertson, Whittier, Malibu, Carson, Paramount, Lynwood, La Mirada, Los Angeles, Signal Hill, Lakewood, Westlake, Bellflower, Bell, Cerritos, Hawthorne, West Carson, Cheviot Hills, Glendale, Hancock Park, Lawndale, Rolling Hills Estates, Pacific Palisades, Silver Lake, Hermosa Beach, Hawaiian Gardens, East Whittier, Wilmington, Gardena, Harbor Gateway, Manhattan Beach, Inglewood, San Pedro, Redondo Beach, Beverly Hills, East Hollywood, Long Beach, Sawtelle, Torrance, Westchester, El Segundo, Playa Vista, Pico-Union, Harvard Heights, Glassell Park, Alondra Park, Brentwood, Century City, Highland Park, Beverlywood, Catalina Island / Avalon, Rancho Dominguez, Westwood, Santa Monica, Maywood and East La Mirada

 

Learn:

Questions To Ask About New Windows in Los Angeles County CA


When choosing which window contractors in Los Angeles County CA to hire, ask these questions about their experience, range of services, credentials, and methods and materials when deciding. more »

 

Resources:

Types of New Windows Installed in Los Angeles County CA


Know some of these window type names and part names when discussing options with window contractors in Los Angeles County CA. more »

 

Learn:

Brands of New Windows and Replacement Windows on Sale in Los Angeles County CA

 

Read on for helpful research on top window brands for replacement windows (including energy efficient windows) and new home windows carried by the best window contractors in Los Angeles County CA.

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Learn:

Resources for the Best New Windows in Los Angeles County CA


The Prime Buyer's Report has compiled a list of resources related to window contractors in Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, Santa Monica, Malibu, Long Beach and Redondo Beach including replacement windows and energy efficient windows supplied by window replacement companies in Los Angeles County. more »