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Searching for average or example prices for windows online can be very difficult, which is why we compiled all the information we could find from experts who know their stuff. Find the best information about window prices in our comprehensive article.
Have you been scouring the web to find the best average window prices? You’re in the right spot. Here we aim to provide you here with average prices for the most common window styles, materials, glazing and sizes. Our examples will give you a general idea – though for the most accurate price possible you will have to compare quotes from local providers. Here is the structure of the article:
- Style Price Guide
- Material Price Guide
- Glazing Price Guide
- Size Price Guide
Style Price Guide
We have organised the average price for different window styles in the following tables, and at the end you will find some example prices. As a general rule, casement windows tend to be cheaper than sash windows which are the two most common window styles. For more details on different window styles and why one might be better for you over another, see our dedicated article on window styles.
How much do casement windows cost?
The following table explains casement window prices with one opener cost in different sizes and materials.
Casement Window Prices (incl. installation costs + VAT):
|Window material||Window size (mm)||Price range|
|uPVC||1000 x 500||£200 – £375|
|1000 x 1000||£300 – £700|
|1200 x 1200||£350 – £900|
|Wooden||600 x 900||£600 – £970|
|300 x 1200||£1,250 – £1,400|
|1200 x 1200||£1,370 – £1,500|
|Aluminium||600 x 900||£540 – £680|
|900 x 1200||£650 – £800|
|1200 x 1200||£770 – £960|
- To get a uPVC casement window installed in your home, you can expect to pay between £200 and £900 per window, depending on installation costs, size and specifications. For more details see our dedicated casement window article.
How much do sash windows cost?
Here we detail sash window prices in different materials.
|Window Tyle (Sash)||Average cost per window including materials,
installation and VAT
|uPVC Windows||£700 - £1,100|
|Wooden Windows||£1,100 - £1,900|
|Aluminium Windows||£1,200 - £1,500|
How much do casement windows cost vs sash windows?
In this table we compare casement to sash window prices in different materials.
Casement Windows vs Sash Windows (incl. installation + VAT)
|Material / Window Type||Casement||Sash|
|uPVC||£150 - £900||£730 - £1,100|
|Wooden||£700 - £1,500||£1,100 - £1,900|
|Aluminium||£540 - £960||£1,200 - £1,500|
- Sash windows can cost you anywhere from £480 to £1,000 per window for installation plus materials, and getting this style throughout a 4 bedroom house would cost between £14,000 and £18,000. See our sash windows article for more details.
- For a fixed uPVC window, you will pay £150 – £275 per window for a white finish, and between £175 – £300 for a woodgrain finish.
How much do bay windows cost?
For more information about bay windows, you can read our dedicated article about them by clicking on the link! Here we give some prices in different finishes and according to how many panels the bay windows have.
Bay Window Prices (incl. installation + VAT)
|3 Panels||4 Panels||5 Panels|
|White uPVC||£1,050 – £1,350||£1,400 – £1,700||£1,850 – £2,200|
|£1,150 – £1,475||£1,525 – £1,900||£1,900 – £2,700|
- The price of bay windows depends on the number of panels and material used, but you will generally pay over £1,000 and up to £2,300 excluding labour costs. For more information on costs, check our dedicated bay windows article.
- If you are looking to install double-glazed 5-panel bay windows, it will cost anywhere from £1,300 to £2,600 depending on the size of your home, excluding labour costs.
- If you would like to install 3 units of bay windows throughout your house with 5 panels each, double glazed, the cost will range anywhere from £4,000 to £8,000, again depending on the size and quality of the windows.
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Material Price Guide
For a breakdown of the different window materials, see our articles about uPVC windows, wooden windows and aluminium windows. Generally uPVC are cheapest, followed by wood and then aluminium. uPVC do wear out a little bit more quickly than the alternatives, and wood requires the maintenance that the others do not. Aluminium windows are sleek, modern and low maintenance but are more expensive than uPVC and wood windows.
How much do uPVC windows cost?
This table offers examples of how much uPVC windows cost in different types of home, according to the amount of bedrooms, windows and in the two most common styles (casement and sash).
Cost of uPVC Windows (materials + installation)
|Type of home||Number of Bedrooms||Windows needed||Expected cost of Casement style uPVC Windows||Expected cost of Sash style uPVC Windows|
|Flat||2||4 windows||£1,450 - £1,700||£2,400 - £3,200|
|Terraced||2||5 windows||£1,800 - £2,250||£3,000 - £4,350|
|Semi-detached||2||7 windows||£2,500 - £2,800||£3,700 - £5,200|
|Semi-detached||3||9 windows||£3,200 - £3,500||£4,400 - £6,600|
|Detached||3||12 windows||£4,200 - £4,700||£6,200 - £7,550|
|Detached||4||15 windows||£5,300 - £5,800||£7,200 - £9,400|
How much does one uPVC window cost?
This table shows how much one uPVC window would cost in different styles and sizes.
Individual uPVC Window Prices (incl. VAT)
|Casement uPVC Window||Sash uPVC Window|
|600 x 900||£290||£580|
|1200 x 1200||£375||£720|
|1200 x 1800||£540||£935|
How much does a wooden window cost?
The following table shows how much you can expect to pay for one wooden window without installation or special glazing in different styles and sizes.
|Dimensions (mm)||Casement Wooden Window + VAT||Sash Wooden Window + VAT|
|600 x 900||£875||£1,300|
|900 x 1200||£1,500||£1,900|
How much do double glazed wooden windows cost?
This comprehensive table shows how much wooden windows prices will amount to. This includes installation and is organised according to home type, number of bedrooms, number of windows and window styles.
Cost of Wooden Windows (material + installation)
|Type of home||Number of Bedrooms||Windows needed||Expected cost of Casement style Wooden Windows||Expected cost of Sash style Wooden Windows|
|Flat||2||4 windows||£2,400 - £2,800||£4,100 - £5,500|
|Terraced||2||5 windows||£2,800 – £3,050||£5,150 - £5,700|
|Semi-detached||2||7 windows||£4,200 - £4,500||£6,500 - £8,000|
|Semi-detached||3||9 windows||£5,500 - £6,200||£7,700 - £11,500|
|Detached||3||12 windows||£7,850 - £8,650||£9,500 – £13,600|
|Detached||4||15 windows||£9,350 - £10,100||£12,300 - £16,000|
- For instance, you have four single pane wooden casement windows that you want to replace to improve the comfort and energy consumption of your house. You can decide to maintain the aesthetics of your house by choosing on a set of wooden replacement windows for an average total cost of £3,000.
- Alternatively you can save money and go for the cheaper uPVC replacement windows that would have an average total cost of £1,800. These estimates are based on the size of an average window and installation costs of various window companies, so the actual costs for your needs may vary.
How much do aluminium windows cost?
This table shows how much it would cost to have aluminium windows installed in different home types, number of bedrooms and number of windows in a common window style – casement.
Cost of Aluminium Windows (materials + installation)
|Type of home||Number of Bedrooms||Windows needed||Expected cost of Casement style Aluminium Windows|
|Flat||2||4 windows||£2,400 - £2,800|
|Terraced||2||5 windows||£2,800 – £3,050|
|Semi-detached||2||7 windows||£4,200 - £4,500|
|Semi-detached||3||9 windows||£5,500 - £6,200|
|Detached||3||12 windows||£7,850 - £8,650|
|Detached||4||15 windows||£9,350 - £10,100|
*Sash aluminium windows are uncommon and we could not find average price points for these.
How much do aluminium windows cost in casement or sash?
This table helps to compare casement and sash aluminium window prices in different sizes excluding installation costs.
|Dimensions (mm)||Casement Aluminium Window + VAT||Sash Aluminium Window + VAT|
|600 x 900||£540 - £680||£700 - £1,200|
|900 x 1200||£655 - £850||From £1,200|
- If your home has 4 windows that need replacing, you can expect to pay around £2,620 for double glazed aluminium windows, whereas for a 10 window home, you will pay an average of £10,350.
Glazing Price Guide
The type of glass and glazing you choose will have a significant impact on the final window prices. Click on our link for the dedicated window glass article for more information. Alternatively, you can read more about double glazed windows and triple glazed windows.
What does double glazed uPVC cost vs triple glazed uPVC?
This table compares the price of double glazing with the price of triple glazing when buying standard uPVC windows. This does not take into account size, style, installation costs or VAT.
|Material||Double glazing cost||Triple glazing cost|
|White uVPC||£320 - £380||£410 - £500|
|Woodgrain uPVC||£500 - £600||£600 - £680|
How much does triple glazing cost?
This table shows how much triple glazing would cost to be installed in different types of home with various numbers of windows – this does not include installation costs or VAT.
Triple Glazing Cost
|Type of home||Number of windows||Average cost|
|2 bedroom flat||4||£2,000|
|2 bedroom terrace||5||£2,500|
|Semi-detached||7||£3,400 - £4,400|
|Detached||12-15||£6,000 - £7,300|
How much do different glass types cost?
You will find below the range of prices we found for a white uPVC 900x1200mm double glazed top hung over fixed casement window:
|Glass type||Price range: Supply only|
|Standard||£140 - £150|
|Laminated||£170 - £270|
|Toughened||£160 - £250|
|Glass type||Price range: Installation + VAT|
|Standard||£280 - £450|
|Laminated||£300 - £470|
|Toughened||£430 - £480|
- If you are looking for special acoustic protection glass, you can generally add around £90 to the price of your window. Other types of glass such as mirrored, self-cleaning and other special coated glass will come at different costs. This depends on your window provider and their supplier. For such special requirements, speaking to a professional is the best course of action.
- We estimate that you will have to pay £35 more for a window with toughened glass. If you require laminated glass, the final price of your window will increase by £50 relative to the price of a window with standard A-rated glass.
- A specialist from Caddy Windows in Bristol told us that they do not charge extra for different glass types. However, a casement window as described above would cost £364 for installation excluding VAT and £437 including VAT.
Size Price Guide
Window prices will also depend on the size of the window you need. Of course, the larger the window the more expensive it could be. The two tables below explain how much two common window sizes cost in different styles and materials.
How much does a 600 x 900mm window cost?
600 x 900 Window Prices (incl. installation + VAT)
|Framing material / Window style||Sash||Casement|
|Wood||£1,450 – £1,570||£850 – £900|
|uPVC||£480 – £690||£250 – £340|
|Aluminium||≅ £1,400||£550 – £800|
How much does a 1200 x 1200mm window cost?
1200 x 1200 Window Prices (incl. installation)
|Framing material / Window style||Sash||Casement|
|Wood||£1,500 – £1,800||£850 – £970|
|uPVC||£1,600 – £1,800||£840 – £690|
|Aluminium||Data unavailable||£770 – £1,000|
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