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How To Find the Best Window Contractors in Ventura 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 Ventura County and issues related to new windows and window replacement.

 

Updated December 26, 2016

 The TOP 10 Window Contractors & Replacement Windows in Ventura County CA

Bodagger Builders
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(805) 647-0349, (805) 857-1518
2850 Sherwin Ave Unit D
Ventura, CA 93003
State Contractor's License #905498
   Prime Buyer's Report TOP 10 OSHA Certification

Areas Served: Ventura County incl. Ventura CA, Camarillo, Casa Conejo, Channel Islands Beach, El ...
Services: replacement windows, new windows

Shamrock Construction Inc
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(805) 390-9006
5125 Wavecrest Way
Oxnard, CA 93035
State License #837927 (B)
   Prime Buyer's Report TOP 10

Areas Served: Ventura County incl. Oxnard CA, Westlake Village CA,Thousand Oaks CA,Simi Valley CA,...
Services: window installers for new windows, replacement windows incl. vinyl windows, wood ...

Westlake Window & Door
(805) 371-0094
766 Lakefield Road
Thousand Oaks, CA 91361

Areas Served: Thousand Oaks CA, Oxnard CA, Ventura CA, Simi Valley CA, Camarillo CA, Santa Paula CA

Nu-Star Windows
(805) 582-9199
350 East Easy Street
Simi Valley, CA 93065

Areas Served: Simi Valley CA, Thousand Oaks CA, Oxnard CA, Ventura CA, Ventura County CA

Airway Windows
(805) 212-7047
1139 North Ventura Avenue
Ventura, CA 93001

Areas Served: Oxnard CA, Thousand Oaks CA, Simi Valley CA, Ventura CA, Camarillo CA, Moorpark CA

CJ Windows
(805) 654-0198
2790 Sherwin Avenue
Ventura, CA 93003

Areas Served: Simi Valley CA, Oxnard CA, Ventura CA, Thousand Oaks CA, Santa Paula CA, Ojai CA

All About Windows
(805) 603-4566
2277 Pickwick Drive
Camarillo, CA 93010

Areas Served: Simi Valley CA, Thousand Oaks CA, Oxnard CA, Ventura CA, Camarillo CA, Moorpark CA

Oxnard Window
(805) 751-6578
2931 East Ventura Boulevard
Oxnard, CA 93036

Areas Served: Ventura CA, Thousand Oaks CA, Oxnard CA, Simi Valley CA, Ojai CA, Camarillo CA

Preferred Windows
(805) 495-7976
1296 East Los Angeles Avenue
Simi Valley, CA 93065

Areas Served: Oxnard CA, Ventura CA, Thousand Oaks CA, Camarillo CA, Simi Valley CA, Ojai CA

How To Find the Best Window Contractors in Ventura County 

Window contractors in Ventura 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 Ventura 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 Ventura 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 Ventura 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 Ventura 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 Ventura 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 Ventura 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 Ventura County Are Safer to Spend With Than Others
The Prime Buyer's Report lists these window contractors and window installation companies in Ventura County: Bodagger Builders, Shamrock Construction Inc, Airway Windows, CJ Windows, Oxnard Window, Nu-Star Windows, Preferred Windows, Westlake Window & Door, All About Windows, Glass City & Windows. Other window contractors in Oxnard, Simi Valley, Thousand Oaks and Ventura CA that might still be in business include: .

 

 

 

Questions To Ask About New Windows in Ventura 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 Ventura 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 Ventura 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 Ventura 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 Ventura 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 Ventura 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 Ventura 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 Ventura 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 Ventura County CA 



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






































































 

 

Brands of New Windows and Replacement Windows on Sale in Ventura 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 Ventura County CA 



Licensing & Trade Associations Related to Replacement Windows in Ventura 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 Ventura 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 Ventura County CA within the following zip codes:

93031, 93063, 91320, 91362, 93011, 93023, 93042, 93041, 93021, 93065, 93035, 93009, 91319, 93036, 93005, 93002, 93001, 93034, 91360, 93066, 93094, 93033, 93099, 93060, 93064, 93044, 93007, 91359, 93016, 93032, 91361, 93030, 93003, 93015, 93012, 93006, 91358, 93043, 93062, 93061, 93020, 93010, 93004, 93022, 93040 and 93024



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

Fillmore, Ojai, El Rio, Simi Valley, Casa Conejo, Westlake Village, Newbury Park, Channel Islands Beach, Port Hueneme, Camarillo, Santa Paula, Moorpark, Oak Park, Ventura, Thousand Oaks and Oxnard