Ask Your Question

Angie's List Answers is the trusted spot to ask home improvement and health questions and get answers from service companies, health providers and consumers. For ratings and reviews on companies in your area, search Angie's List.

 
 
or
Submit
Top 30 Days Experts
Rank Leader Points*
1 kstreett 240
2 Guest_9020487 110
3 Guest_9190926 105
4 GoldenKid 100
5 ahowell 95
6 KnowledgeBase 95
7 skbloom 80
8 Guest_98024861 70
9 Guest_9311297 70
10 Guest_9400529 70

*Updates every 4 hours

Browse Projects By Category

Question DetailsAsked on 5/25/2017

Cost to put a rectangle window in the bathroom above the bath tub

Have a bathroom with no windows. To get some natural light, planning to install a rectangle window above the bath tub, or a porthole window. Window does not need to open and house has vinyl sidings. How much will it cost to add this window?

Do you have the same question? Follow this Question


1 Answer

0
Votes

Depending on size of course, but for normal 2' range frosted bathroom window, probably around $500 give or take - up to $700-1000 for very high efficiency.


Note that is a poor place for a w3indow - not only do most people (buyers) not want a window in the shower/tub, even if frosted, becuase the profile still shows through - but it is also a condensation and mold issue, and in cold weather you can feel the cold air pouring off it.


A more common solution, though the condensation/mold issue still applies to some extent, is a light tube - a small diameter opening to a round skylight in the roof.


Or accent lighting outside the shower//tub but pointing into it or bounding off the ceiling into it - my recommendation over putting a window in a tub or shower..


Window contractors would be your Search the List cateogry for this - or some Roofing contractors for light tubes.

Answered 1 year ago by LCD




Related Questions


Terms Of Use
|
Privacy Policy