Egress Window Installation

About Us

Egress Window Installation: Your Route to a Safer Home

Egress windows serve a pivotal role in ensuring safety within your home. As part of our mission at Rain Away Waterproofing, we provide exceptional Egress Window Installation services designed to enhance your home’s safety standards while integrating seamlessly into its aesthetics.

Why Choose Rain Away for Egress Window Installation?

  • Safety Assurance: Our priority is to equip your home with an efficient escape route during emergencies, providing you with peace of mind.
  • Natural Light and Airflow: Egress windows invite natural light and fresh air into your basement, creating a healthier and more comfortable living environment.
  • Building Codes Compliance: We ensure all our installations meet Ontario’s local building regulations and safety codes.
  • Property Value Rise: Increase your property’s value by converting your basement into a legal living space with our egress window installations.
  • Professional Installation: Team Rain Away consists of trained experts, who deliver efficient, high-quality installations that prioritize safety and satisfaction.

Our Egress Window Installation Process

We adhere to a meticulous, step-by-step installation process for optimal results:

  1. Evaluation: We start by assessing your basement’s current window setup and understanding your requirements.
  2. Excavation: Our team creates the necessary space for your new egress window with minimal disruption.
  3. Installation: We expertly cut through the concrete, and install your egress window, ensuring perfect fit and alignment.
  4. Drainage Setup: To protect your basement from water damage, we install efficient drainage solutions.
  5. Finishing: We complete the process with a thorough clean-up and final inspection.

What Is The Cost Of Window Well Installation?

The cost for egress window installation ranges between $1000 and $5000. These costs include the window itself, the materials used, the work done, and any extra costs for changes to your home structure or special features. For a clear idea of cost, always ask a professional like Goliath Basements for a detailed quote.

Types Of Egress Windows

  • Casement Windows: Opens wide using side hinges, suitable for smaller spaces.
  • Sliding Windows: Slides horizontally, ideal for larger window openings.
  • Single-Hung Windows: Comprises two panels, with the lower one moving upwards to open, perfect for limited space.
  • Awning Windows: Hinged at the top, can be kept open in the rain, providing good ventilation.
  • Double-Hung Windows: Two movable sashes offer flexible ventilation and easy cleaning options.

Advantages Of Egress Windows

Egress windows come in various types, each offering such advantages:

  • Safety: Crucial in emergencies for safe and easy exit from the property.
  • Increased Light: Natural light transforms your basement, making it bright and welcoming.
  • Improved Ventilation: Fresh air circulates more easily, improving indoor air quality.
  • Property Value: Contributes to increasing the overall value of the property by legally expanding the living space.
  • Aesthetic Appeal: Large, well-designed windows can enhance the look of your home.
Work Process

Our Carefully Completed Work Process

We follow a detailed and precise method for egress window installation and maintenance, aimed at delivering superior results and complete customer satisfaction:


Initial Consultation

Begin your journey towards a safer home with our initial consultation. We assess your basement's specific needs and suggest the most appropriate egress window solutions.


Expert Installation

Our skilled, experienced team manages the installation process, ensuring your egress window is correctly placed and functions as an effective emergency exit route.


Regular Maintenance and Upkeep

Keep your egress windows in prime condition with our ongoing maintenance services, including regular inspections and cleaning.


Monitoring and Alert Systems

For added reassurance, we also offer the setup of monitoring systems. These systems alert you to any potential egress window issues, ensuring prompt maintenance and repairs.

FAQs About Egress Window Installation

The installation usually takes between 1 to 2 days, depending upon project specifics including weather conditions.

Our professional installation and thorough sealing process aim to prevent leaks, promoting durability.

Yes, but it’s crucial to ensure the covering is easily removable in case of an emergency.

Mostly yes, but factors such as the foundation type and soil conditions do influence feasibility.

Complimentary Consultation for Future Egress Window Installations

Dive into our complimentary consultation service tailored for future egress window installations at Rain Away Waterproofing. We’re always prepared to discuss your new project visions and provide professional advice at no cost. Let’s collaborate to assure your home is equipped with the best-in-class egress windows!