What is the “R” value of the windows Able Roofing installs


Our windows are typically certified up to an R-10. This makes them the most efficient windows on the market. Eventually, these windows will pay for themselves over time. We are confident that your investment will pay for itself; and because of that, we will provide a money-back guarantee if you don’t see a decreae in your utilty bills.

Is the “R” value important for windows


You bet it is! The R-value provides homeowners with expectations for returned energy savings from their windows, providing an opportunity to compare value among different types of windows.

Is there a typical “R” value of replacement windows


Typical replacement windows deliver an R-3, plus or minus; but Able Roofing’s premium windows can deliver a certified R-10! That is 3 times more than typical replacement windows!

What is a window’s “U” value


Another measure of window efficiency is U value. Typically, the higher the R-value, the lower the U-value will be. This is because the R and U work in an inverse relationship. At Able Roofing, our windows carry the lowest U value in the industry. Our windows installer can provide documentation of that for you, too.

What is the typical “U” value of a replacement window


A typical replacement window will deliver a U-.49, plus or minus. At Able Roofing, our windows can deliver a certified U-.10, which is nearly 5 times better than typical replacement windows!

What is Able Roofing’s warranty


At Able Roofing, we stand behind our products for as long as you live in your home. This warranty covers both labor and material – if it fails, you are covered!

Most windows come with a warranty, don’t they


Yes, many replacement windows do come with a lifetime warranty. However, a typical warranty is for material only – not labor. At Able Roofing, we stand behind our premium replacement windows for both labor and material for as long as you live in your home … no exclusions!

Are there varying grades of windows offered by Able Roofing


Yes. At Able Roofing, we offer a variety of options. Depending on your budget, we have options that can meet your needs. And our open book pricing means that there is no guessing. We’ll even send a windows installation estimator to your home in Columbus Ohio and throughout the Central Ohio area.

How long has Able Roofing been around for


Able Roofing has been helping homeowners with their roofing, siding, windows, exterior doors, masonry, gutters, and insulation needs since 1986.

How much do new windows typically cost


Many factors determine the final cost of our window installation projects, such as the type of window and the window grades (“R” value, “U” value). However, the typical cost for replacing the windows in an entire house starts at $2,500. Able Roofing will share our open book rates with you, to eliminate any mystery in our pricing guidelines. We will be up front with you about our rates, during your free inspection; and will provide a free estimate on the spot. (With our window financing, though, payments typically start at $49/month.)

Is there a minimum to window orders


When you come to Able Roofing, there is no minimum order. No project is too small!

What does Energy Star mean


Energy Star is the internationally recognized standard for energy efficient consumer products, which was created by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Department of Energy (DOE) in 1992.

Are your windows Energy Star rated


Absolutely! We care about the environment and believe in saving you money on your heating and cooling bills. As such, all our windows come with an Energy Star rating.

Are Able Roofing windows fusion welded


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What colors do you offer


Able Roofing offers a wide array of color options, with white, beige, and brown being the most popular colors. However, we offer plenty of other colors; you can discuss your preferences with our estimator.

Are there benefits to new windows


Of course there are. With new windows, you’ll likely see increased energy efficiency/lowered utility bills, added comfort, better safety, and nicer and more modern aesthetics.

How much does Able Roofing estimate that I can save in utility costs


Depending on your lifestyle, savings will vary. However, our aim is to save you 49% on your energy usage if you were to install Able Roofing windows and other energy saving products throughout your entire home.

Can the windows be cleaned from inside of my home


A majority of the windows that our windows installer experts put in your home can be easily cleaned from inside of your home.

What does “low-e” mean


Low-e stands for low-emittance. Low-e is a special coating put on glass that can “invisibly” reflect the sun’s rays. This process assists in blocking radiant heat transfer. All Able Roofing windows are available with low-e.

What is argon


Argon is a specific type of gas that is used to fill the space between panes of glass in efficient windows. Argon gas is denser than oxygen; therefore, it offers insulating qualities.

What is Krypton


In the world of windows and window installation, Krypton is not Superman’s home planet. It’s actually a gas used to fill the space between panes of glass in efficient windows. Krypton is denser than oxygen and argon. This means that it offers superior insulating qualities over both.

When is the best time of year to install new windows


There is no time that is more ideal. Able Roofing can install windows all year long.

I have storm windows; will I be able to keep those


With our new windows, you will not need storm windows. Generally, our installers remove and discard of storm windows at the time of your new window installation.

Are Able Roofing windows stock sizes or are they custom made


At Able Roofing, we would never try to make a stock window fit. Able Roofing windows are custom made to the opening in your home, which ensures a perfect fit.

Will Able Roofing’s new windows eliminate any carpet, furniture, and drapery fading in my home


Yes. Low-e glass is designed to help eliminate—or at least greatly reduce—the amount of damage that can be associated with sun fade. At Able Roofing, all of our windows are available with a low-e.

If someone gets hurt on my property during window installation or replacement, can I get sued


Yes, unfortunately, you can. That is why it is important to hire a reputable company with proper insurance. Able Roofing carries all the necessary insurance and bonding to protect homeowners.

If the window company fails to pay the material bill, can I be liable


Yes. You have to trust that the window company pays the material bill. This is often not paid for until well after you have paid for the work. Suppliers can definitely sue you and take a hold of your property. This is a nightmare for homeowners and an expense best avoided. Able Roofing will always provide you with proof that you are safe from that situation.

Does Able Roofing also install exterior doors


Yes! Able Roofing has a selection of exterior doors to choose from. We can install any kind of exterior door, whether it is decorative front doors with sidelights, utility doors, and even patio sliding doors. Our estimators are happy to provide options and pricing.

Does Able Roofing accept credit cards


Yes. We accept Visa, MasterCard, and Discover.

Does Able Roofing offer window financing

Yes. We offer a variety of financing options. We can help you, confidentially and quickly, with your window financing needs. We also offer financing for our other services, such as roofing, siding, masonry, exterior doors, insulation, and gutters.

What if I have a question and it is not answered on this page


Not a problem at all. You can call us or send us a message via our online “Contact Us” form. We’re always happy to help!