Hurricane Impact Windows Cost Calculator – Accurate Estimates

This tool calculates the estimated cost of installing hurricane impact windows for your property.

How to Use This Calculator

This calculator is designed to help you estimate the cost of hurricane impact windows based on several parameters.


  1. Enter the width and height of the window in inches in the respective fields.
  2. Select the type of glass (“Standard Impact” or “Premium Impact”) you want.
  3. Choose the frame material (“Aluminum” or “Vinyl”) you prefer.
  4. Indicate whether the installation type is “Retrofit” or “New Construction”.
  5. Press the “Calculate” button to get the estimated cost.

How it Works

The cost is calculated based on the area of the window in square feet. The costs for different parameters are set as follows:

  • Standard Impact Glass: $12 per square foot
  • Premium Impact Glass: $18 per square foot
  • Aluminum Frame: $10 per square foot
  • Vinyl Frame: $8 per square foot
  • Retrofit Installation: $5 per square foot
  • New Construction Installation: $7 per square foot

The total cost is calculated by summing the individual costs and then multiplying by the area (width x height) in square feet.


This calculator provides an estimate only and might not include additional costs like labor, special materials, or custom requirements. Actual prices can vary based on your location and market conditions. Always consult a professional for accurate pricing.

Use Cases for This Calculator

Calculating the Cost Based on Window Size

Input the dimensions of the windows you want to protect from hurricanes, and the calculator will give you a cost estimate based on the size. This feature helps you budget accurately when securing your home against storms.

Choosing Frame Material Options

Select different frame materials such as aluminum, vinyl, or wood to see how they impact the total cost. This allows you to compare prices and choose the best option within your budget.

Exploring Glass Type Variations

Experiment with different types of impact-resistant glass, such as laminated or tempered, to understand their effects on the overall price. This interactive feature lets you make an informed decision based on your needs and preferences.

Adding Additional Features

Include optional features like low-E coatings or multiple panes to see how they affect the total cost. You can customize your hurricane impact windows to suit your specific requirements while keeping track of the expenses.

Estimating Installation Costs

Factor in installation charges by inputting the number of windows and the complexity of the installation process. This estimation helps you plan your budget more effectively and ensures there are no surprises during the installation phase.

Comparing Quotes from Different Suppliers

Use the calculator to get cost estimates from various suppliers and compare their prices side by side. This feature allows you to find the most competitive offer without the need for multiple inquiries.

Applying Discounts or Special Offers

If there are discounts or special promotions available, input the relevant details to see the revised cost. This option helps you take advantage of cost-saving opportunities and secure the best deal for your hurricane impact windows.

Getting a Summary of Costs

Review a detailed breakdown of all costs involved, including materials, labor, and additional features. This summary gives you a comprehensive overview of the expenses associated with installing hurricane impact windows.

Saving and Printing Estimates

Save your cost estimation for future reference or print it out for discussions with suppliers or contractors. This feature enables you to have a tangible record of your budget planning for easy decision-making.

Accessing Customer Support

If you have any questions or need assistance while using the calculator, click on the customer support option for immediate help. Our team is dedicated to providing support and guidance to ensure a smooth experience with the calculator.

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