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August 17th, 2005
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Need new windows
Does anyone in the Ann Arbor Area have contractors or such that have replaced your windows whom you really liked? We're looking for references.

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From:yix
Date:August 17th, 2005 07:43 am (UTC)
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If all else fails, call your power company for references. That's how we ended up finding ours. There is usually a whole division set up for helping consumers conserve energy.
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From:netmouse
Date:August 17th, 2005 07:49 am (UTC)
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oh! good idea!
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From:conmom
Date:August 17th, 2005 08:52 am (UTC)
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Sorry, DTE doesn't have any good recommendations
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From:sarahmichigan
Date:August 17th, 2005 09:03 am (UTC)
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We had competing companies come out and give us estimates. The one higher-end window company told us how crappy Wallside was compared to their product, but their product was almost twice as expensive. We got 7 windows (I think) replaced by Wallside and we have been perfectly happy with them (and have seen a slight reduction in our energy bill, but then the old windows were really crappy).
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From:inhumandecency
Date:August 17th, 2005 09:13 am (UTC)
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Wallside did all the windows in the north campus co-ops and royally screwed them up. otoh, they have a generous repair guarantee, and we never called on it because of some bizarre politics with maintenance. But I'd still consider them un-recommended if you can find anyone more promising.
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From:delosd
Date:August 17th, 2005 05:22 pm (UTC)
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HEY! I recognize that icon picture! :)

Too cool.
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From:maudelynn
Date:August 18th, 2005 05:12 pm (UTC)
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I live in Seattle but found that calling the power company turns up many reputable contractors...
i am in the process of pickingf out new windows meself.
Good luck
dan'a
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