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Where are Window World windows manufactured?

Our windows are manufactured by Associated Materials Incorporated (AMI), which is located in Akron, Ohio. AMI was founded in 1947 and is one of the largest replacement window manufacturers in the world. During manufacturing, our replacement windows are brilliantly crafted with performance in mind. Each window undergoes multiple quality control tests to ensure you’re getting an industry-leading product. Learn More

What types of payment methods & financing do you offer?

At Window World of Tampa, our variety of financing options allow you to enjoy your new windows or doors now, while paying over time. The Window World credit card is issued with approved credit by Wells Fargo Bank N.A., and is a convenient way to accomplish all your home improvement projects. Simply enter your application information and receive a credit decision in no time. Learn More

What type of warranty is available for my windows?

All of our Window World replacement windows come with a limited lifetime warranty. However a double lifetime “transferable”, lifetime glass breakage, lifetime seal failure, and installation warranties are available. Learn More

What do I do if there is a problem with the windows?

Most of the issues encountered by our customers are easily corrected and don’t necessarily mean that there is a problem with your window. In the rare occasion that you do have a problem with your Window World replacement windows, we recommend that you visit our Virtual Repair Center or contact your local Window World representatives. And remember, all of our Window World replacement windows come with a limited lifetime warranty. Learn More


Are Window World windows energy-efficient?

Yes. Our windows are designed to be as energy-efficient as they are beautiful. Our energy-efficient windows help keep heated and cooled air inside your home where it belongs. This allows your HVAC system to work more efficiently, reducing the amount of greenhouse gases your home releases into the environment and saving you money on your energy bills every month. Learn more about what makes our windows energy efficient in the video below or visit our energy efficiency page.

How long do replacement windows last?

On average, replacement windows last 20 to 40 years. All of Window World’s replacement windows are backed by a limited lifetime warranty to give you peace of mind.

How do I know if I need to replace my windows?

Watch the video below to learn more about the top 6 surefire signs that your windows need to be replaced.

When to buy replacement windows?

We recommend replacing your windows if your home’s interior temperature fluctuates too much and/or if your utility bill becomes excessively high each month.

Will replacement windows increase home value?

Yes. Not only will new windows from Window World of increase your home’s value, but it’ll also raise your curb appeal and energy savings.


When should I replace my door?

We recommend upgrading your door if it is damaged or you have excessively high energy costs.

Will a replacement door require a structural alteration?

No. Structural alterations aren’t necessary if the replacement door you choose is the same size as the door it is replacing.

Will replacing a door require new locks?

Not necessarily. It’s common to transfer your old door handle and locking mechanisms into a new door.


Who will install my replacement windows and doors?

Window World of Tampa offers professional installation services. Our replacement products are installed by our factory-trained installers. Learn More

Do you install replacement windows year-round? If so, will I lose a lot of heat/cooling at the time of installation?

Window World installs replacement windows year-round. A standard install will take only one day. Our installers install one window at a time and are trained to do whatever necessary to minimize heating/cooling loss. The energy savings from the new windows will recover any additional costs incurred within a few days. Learn More

What does “Any Size, Installed” mean?

The term “Any Size” refers to any size replacement double hung window our manufacturer will construct. Currently this is a minimum width and height of 15″ X 26″ and a maximum of 48″ X 78″. “Installed” refers to the removal of a basic double-hung wooden window and installing your new Window World double hung replacement window, using the existing wooden stops. Learn More

Will the replacement windows be installed from the inside or outside?

The majority of our replacement windows are installed from the inside. In some situations it may be necessary to install from the outside. Learn More

How long will it take to get my replacement windows? How much time should I allow for the installation?

Your replacement windows will be installed within 4-8 weeks from the date that the final measurements are taken. The type of replacement window being installed and type being removed help determine the amount of time needed to install your replacement windows. On average each window takes about 30 minutes. Trim work and cleanup will require additional time to complete. An average job will take a single day. Learn More

How can I prepare my house for my replacement windows?

Please take down curtains, blinds, or any other window treatments. Security sensors should also be removed and turned off by your security company. Please provide our installation expert with a clear path to the window(s) being replaced by moving anything that may be in the way. It is also advisable to remove all wall decorations from the walls close to the windows as they may fall during removal or installation. Learn More

What happens to my old windows?

After installing your new replacement windows we remove every bit of debris from your property and dispose of it properly. If you wish to keep your old windows, glass or storm windows, please notify the installer as soon as he arrives for your installation. Learn More

Can I purchase windows from Window World and install them myself?

Yes. Customers have the option to install their replacement windows after purchase. Please keep in mind that if measurements are provided by the homeowner, all orders are final, and if you elect to install your own products, our labor warranty is no longer valid. As always, a Window World representative is happy to assist with or double-check your window measurements, however, for the most accurate fit, we encourage you to leave window installation to our qualified team of professionals.