The Window Technicians,
Inc. How to Identify Andersen Windows
Order your Andersen window and door parts in 5 easy
The age of your Andersen® Windows and Doors can be determined by
the glass date. On each Andersen® Window or Door is a AW logo
located in one of the corners of the glass. Around the AW logo will be
a series of numbers, letters, or a combination of the two, this is your
glass date or the age of your window.
There are several different types of windows and door. Window types can
be casement, awning, double hung, gliders, and roof windows. Door types
can be gliding, or swinging. (If you need assistance in determining the
type of window and door you have please refer to our Glossary.)
3) Glass Size:
Glass size, along with the age and type of window or door, allows us to
determine the model number of your window and door. Glass size is
obtained by measuring the visual glass size from the inside of your
home, width then the height, of your window or door.
Measure just the amount of glass you can see.
The handing lets us know if your windows and doors are left hand or
The handing on a casement window is
determined by looking at the window from the exterior, if the hinges
are on the right the handing is right.
Gliding Windows and Doors
Gliding windows and doors, are viewed
from the exterior, if the operating panel is on the right the handing
There are currently 4 colors and the old style primed finish. The
primed finish required painting by the homeowner. The colors for the
Perma-Shield vinyl are Terratone®, Sandtone®, Forest Green, and
6) Need Help:
Call our Offices directly (715-448-4003) and we will assist you
with determining the correct part for your application. No
Automated-Attendants to deal with! If we are not available when you
call leave a message and we will return your call promptly.