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Question DetailsAsked on 3/15/2016

What type of professional do I need to increase size an already existing window?

All the window companies seem to only do replacements. I want to increase the size of a window on a vinyl siding house.

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Window companies commonly do this - maybe you di not make clear you are looking for a new larger window, requiring enlarging the window rough opening. If you meant actually increasing the size of the existing window rather than putting a larger window in the same location - far cheaper to just go with new window, as basically everything would have to be replaced anyway if you could find a custom shop to "enlarge" the window.


If you can't find a window company to do it, then Remodeling - General Contractor would be one choice to do it all - or hire a Carpenter - Framing to take out the existing window and reframe the opening, then have window company come (prearranged for when carpenter is done and has temporarily plywood and plastic sheeted the opening) to put in the new window unit.

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