Install or Replace Window Glass
Windows are delicate, and you need just the right set of hands working on them. Whether you are looking for window glass replacement or new window installation during a renovation, you will need a professional to ensure this vital job is done correctly. You may even need a specialist if you want a unique feature. For example, not all window replacement companies will have glass block window installers.
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Breakdown of window glass installation costs
The cost of window glass replacement or glass installation can vary greatly depending on a few different factors.
Window glass replacement
Replacing glass in a single window typically costs $50-$75*, while this rises to $350-$400* for double-hung windows.
Bay and bow windows
Bay and bow windows require much more glass than a traditional single or double-hung window. The cost of replacing glass in a bay window can be up to $1,000*, while for bow windows the price can rise to $3,000*.
Specialty glass installation
You should budget for an additional $14* per square foot for materials if you are planning to install specialist types of glass, including tempered glass or energy efficient class.
Many companies charge for their labor by the hour, typically between $35 and $65*, which includes removal of the old window glass.
Frequently Asked Questions
*Cost estimates referenced are sourced from HomeAdvisor, Angie’s List and other national home improvement websites.