Hopper Windows: Replacing & Installing

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What Is a Hopper Window?

A hopper window usually opens inwards and depending on your preferences, building code, and the installation, this unit can either have the latch can either be at the top or the bottom of the window, opening it as you wish.
Hopper windows are often used for egress but should strictly meet your local building code.

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sliding windows, hung windows, bay and bow, fixed and picture, custom shape windows.

Types & Styles

Basement hopper window

Basement hopper windows are small units with the standard size of 42″ x 22″ to meet the egress code. Besides its main purpose, egress, Canadians install them to get more natural light and add some airflow in basements. These windows are hinged at the top and open at the bottom.

In-swing Awning Window

Ecoline a full vent in-swing awning window opens at the top. It doesn’t use an operator so it can swing fully open without restriction. It swings inside the room and is often used in a basement. To be used as an egress window, the window must meet certain requirements for size, distance from the floor, and must have easy access.

Window Replacement: Case Studies

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Hopper window

Basement windows replacement. Old units were changed to brand-new hoppers with double glazing and MDF Colonial Primed Casing Plywood. Jamb not painted.
Basement
32” x 20”
White
Double Glazing
$700 – $950

Basement Window (concrete cut + replacement)

Hopper window installation with concrete cut in a basement to comply with egress sizes. Correct soil disposal and installation of window well ensure meeting egress code while double glazing allow for maximum energy efficiency.
Basement
46” x 22”
White
Double Glazing + Argon
$3,000 – $3,500

Ecoline’s Hassle-Free Warranty

We are local, transparent and strive to build long-term relationships with all our clients. Your satisfaction is our reputation. That’s why all our windows come with a direct warranty from the manufacturer on:

  • Vinyl Frame
  • Seal Failure
  • Hardware
  • Installation
  • Labour
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Ecoline Windows Manufacturing Process: Key Advantages

Cutting-Edge Technology

Cutting-Edge Technology: Ecoline employs state-of-the-art machinery such as Forel, Graco, Bottero and other techs to guarantee quality, precision, and consistency for every product manufactured.

Unmatched Energy Efficiency

Our commitment to craftsmanship and attention to detail results in manufacturing the most energy-efficient and reliable windows in Canada. All our products are the best for lowering energy bills and ensuring a comfortable living environment.
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Industry Experts

Our team comprises seasoned professionals with extensive experience in the window & door industry. Such lifelong expertise ensures that all our products are manufactured to the highest standards, providing homeowners with peace of mind and long-lasting performance.
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State-of-the-Art Facility

Our impressive manufacturing plant spans over 60,000 sq. ft, allowing Ecoline to assemble exceptional windows and doors tailored specifically for your home. With such a vast space and various technologies, we can maintain strict quality control and deliver products that guarantee top performance according to Energy Star, NFRC and NAFS-11 energy standards.
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Ecoline Windows Installers:
Expertise, Craftsmanship and Professionalism

Residential Window Replacement Specialists

Our team focuses on residential window replacements coming with unparalleled expertise here. Our installers meticulously prepare the work area, carry extra drop cloths to cover all walkways, protect your floors and ensure a thorough cleanup after completing the installation, leaving your home as tidy as they found it.
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Dedicated In-House Team

Here is the thing – Ecoline does not use any subcontractors. Our skilled installers work exclusively for Ecoline Windows, ensuring all our clients receive the highest quality service and prompt attention. With our local in-house professionals, we can provide seamless communication and exceptional results proven by 98% positive customer reviews (BBB and HomeStars). Moreover, all Ecoline’s window installers are covered with WCB (Workers’ Compensation Board).
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Adherence to Standards

We take pride in our meticulous installation process, which follows Canadian Standards Association (CSA) guidelines and adheres to your local building codes. This means your new windows will be installed safely and securely, performing at their maximum
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Post-Installation Review

Following installation, our installation crew will demonstrate window operation and ensure your complete satisfaction with the job done
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Window Frame Colours

At Ecoline, we offer our clients a wide choice of colours when painting hopper windows. Often, many homeowners prefer to choose something from an existing color palette – White, Commercial Brown, Black, Chestnut Brown, Sable, Slate Grey, Cream – but we can go beyond that as well and make the painting fully custom to match your existing décor. We use only high-quality paint that guarantees your hopper windows will stay long-lasting, look amazing, and require minimum maintenance. Your new hopper windows can be painted in different colors from inside and outside.

Black
Commercial Brown
Chestnut Brown
Pebble
Cream
Cashmere
Sandalwood
Dover Gray
Slate
Sable
Forest Green
Iron Ore

Come Visit Ecoline in Your City!

We are always happy to chat with our customers face-to-face. Feel free to visit any of our showrooms across Canada to learn more about our products and services.

Double & Triple Hopper Window

Glass panes are the largest area of any window and the most vulnerable to heat loss and gain. To provide adequate thermal performance and save up your money on energy bills, a minimum of 2 panes are required. Traditional 7/8″ double glazing options are used and can accommodate 1-1/4″ for all hopper windows.

In areas with a harsh climate, triple pane hopper windows can be especially profitable. Ecoline triple glass packages qualify for high energy-rating standards with 1-3/8″ and 1-1/4″ options available. It can be used in combination with gas injection and/or LoE glass coatings but are not necessary.

Find out more benefits of triple pane windows over double pane

F.A.Q.

A hopper window usually opens at the bottom and swings into the room. This unit is popular to be used above doors for more light or for egress purposes.

The main benefits of these units are versatility, energy efficiency, ventilation and ease of use, while lack of privacy and weak security are the main drawbacks.

The most apparent difference between these two window styles lies in the direction in which they open. Awning units have a sash that moves outward from the house, while a sash moves inward in hopper windows.

Basement window replacement cost depends on multiple factors, such as size, glazing, paintings, etc. Contact Ecoline if you want to get a more precise quote for your window project.