Advantages of Ultrex Fiberglass Windows vs. Vinyl Framed Windows
With a flood of vinyl windows on the market in the last decade, shopping for replacement windows has become more difficult for the homeowner. It’s often confusing to know which brand outperforms the other. Finally, there is an alternative to going with the cheap vinyl windows. Ultrex Fiberglass windows from Infinity from Marvin look better, perform better and lasts longer vinyl.
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Ultrex Window Difference
Besides being Low Maintenance, Ultrex Fiberglass frames are strong. This keeps the windows square and true. Since Ultrex Fiberglass is 8x stronger than vinyl framed windows with one square inch it can support 41,000 pounds!*
Fiberglass windows have a 38% longer useful life span than vinyl framed windows. ** You might also see a reduction in your heating and cooling bills by up to 30% *** with the Low E glazing in the energy efficient glass in all Infinity from Marvin windows and doors. With the strength, durability, and energy efficiency Infinity from Marvin windows and doors are the smart choice for your home.
* Stiffness of the material to perform as designed. This stiffness is the flexural modulus of the material and is expressed in pounds per square inch.
** Life cycle assessment of windows for the North American residential market: Case study” by the University of British Columbia. Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research, 2008.
***Estimated savings are based on data set forth in the Window Selection Tool of the Efficient Windows Collaborative, available at http://www.efficientwindows.org. Actual savings will vary by product type, location, method of installation, individual home characteristics, local climates and conditions, utility rates, and other factors.
Infinity from Marvin’s Ultrex is stronger than a typical vinyl framed window. This means the glass area of the window can be expanded. With less frame you get more view, more daylight, and a better look for your home. Vinyl windows have chunky frames and messy welded corners. You won’t find that with Infinity from Marvin’s fiberglass framed window. In fact, the low-profile frame creates a more elegant looking window. The superior strength of Ultrex also allows for a narrower window frame profile and more glass area than other replacement windows, giving you more daylight and better views.