Retrofit installation means removing of glass, glass stoppers and in some cases horizontal or vertical posts. This leaves the original frame and interior finishing on the inside and brick mould undisturbed and fully intact. Once the new window is in, aluminum capping is installed from outside and in most cases a ¾ cove is attached to the frame and window from inside. Our addition of caulking prevents water penetration to windows, aluminum, brick and siding.
Stud-to-stud installation involves removing of the interior casing, exterior brick mould and the frame of original window. In most cases, new windows come with the factory attached brick mould and jam extension (either wood or vinyl). Casing (trim) is attached to the installed window on inside. Caulking is used on the exterior to seal the gap between brick mould and brick or siding.
Entrance door installations consist of removing the existing doorframe, casing and brick mould. Often, if the sidelight or transom are part of the existing door they will be removed as well. Our finishing process includes casing on the inside and brick mould on the outside.
Sliding door installation consists of removing the existing panels and the frame. The door gets finished with new casing on the inside and aluminum capping on the outside. 5', 6' or 8' sliding doors come in two panels (one fixed and one sliding). Larger sizes are available in three or four panel sets.
Storm doors are typically installed on the brick mould of existing door.
Cut outs are the most challenging yet rewarding of projects. Turn to Sobol Inc. for your cut outs as the process makes no allowance for mistakes. With a less experienced installer, the structural integrity of your home could be put in jeopardy. We have extensive experience and a proven track record in this particular installation process.
There are cases when replacement is not necessary. Simple service can save you hundreds - sometimes thousands - of dollars.
Call or email us today. Often, if you email us high quality photos of your existing windows, we can assess what needs to be amended and respond with solutions. We can also provide you with an in-home assessment.
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New window, door repar
Sobol was hired to replace an existing window and built a raised flashed ledge. Archie, the owner, did the small window installation for a reasonable cost and the work was completed to a better standard than I was expecting. As a second job, they repaired a door that was incorrectly [...] Read More →
this was a very small job that needed to be done immediately and he fit us in although he was very busy...and he was very pleasant. I would definitely hire him again!
Install new windows
Delayed by weather, very good at keeping us up to date with the situation. Did a beautiful job with the trim around the window. Cleaned up very well. Very professional and easy to deal with.
The Job that was done was exceptional. Archie and his crew were prompt, clean and efficient. I would recommand them to anyone in need of windows, doors, sliding doors etc. Sorbol also put in an enclousure and people already commented on how nice it looks. The job was clean and done in a [...] Read More →