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Storm Windows Come in Many Varieties

  • Wood storm and screen windows are traditional.
  • Aluminum storm windows are most common today.
  • "Invisible" storms cover less of the historic windows.
  • Interior mounted models are available.
  • Spare parts are useful!
The companies listed here have been recommended by building owners in Historic Districts. Neither the Historic Boston-Edison Association nor the Detroit Historic District Commission can guarantee your satisfaction with any contractor. Every owner must find contractors with whom they can work satisfactorily. Check their references yourself.

Historic Wood Storm Windows

These manufacturers make traditional wood storm and screen windows. Some also make a wood storm window that has aluminum glass and screen inserts.

Adams Architectural Millwork

2225 Kerper Boulevard, Dubuque, IA 52001
(888) 285-8120

  • Wood traditional storm and screen windows.
  • Wood combination windows with removable aluminum storm and screen panels.
  • Clear pine, with other wood options, such as mahogany.
  • Factory priming.
  • Can fabricate custom sizes and shapes.
  • Available with low-e glass, and other glass options.

SpencerWorks, Inc.

John Spencer
716 South 4th Street
Lincoln, NE 68508
Fax: 402.474.4214

  • Wood exterior storm windows with glass and screen metal inserts.

Weston Millwork Company

722 Washington Street, Weston, MO 64098
(816) 640-5555 (technical) or (816) 813-8583 (estimates)

  • Wood storm windows complete with glass, complete without glass, or unassembled.
  • Not primed or painted.
  • Can fabricate any sizes.
  • Sells directly to customers.

Invisible Aluminum Storm Windows

These two manufacturers make "invisible" aluminum storm windows. The frames and the insert panel frames combined are only 1.75" wide and minimize the coverage of the historic window. When these storms and the windows have the save color, the storms blend in with the window and are minimally visible. These are high quality products. 

Historic Invisible Storm Windows

1003 Tech Drive, Milford, OH 45150
513-891-7858, Toll Free 866-295-3350

  • Aluminum interior and exterior "invisible" storm windows. Sight line only 1-3/4". 
  • Seven standard color finishes, but custom color is available. 
  • Can fabricate custom shapes and forms to match historic windows.

Allied Window, Inc.

11111 Canal Road
Cincinnati, OH 45241

  • Aluminum interior and exterior "invisible" storm windows. Sight line less than 1-3/4".
  • Basic standard color finishes, but custom color is available.
  • Can fabricate custom shapes and forms to match historic windows. 
  • Available with low-e glass, and other glass options.

Standard Aluminum Storm Windows

These manufacturers make standard aluminum self-storing two- and three-track combination storm and screen windows. These products vary in quality and price.

Mon-Ray Storm Windows

7900 Excelsiour Blvd Suite 140
Minneapolis, MN 58343-3454
800 544-3646
James Turner, Turner Restoration (313-574-9073) - Detroit Dealer

  • Aluminum interior and exterior storm windows.
  • Basic standard color finishes, but custom color is available.
  • Custom shapes and designs are available.

Kaufmann Window & Door

12891 Mt. Elliott
Detroit, MI 48212
Phone: 888-323-0594

  • Aluminum and wood, double & triple track, decorative.
  • Custom windows in 11 colors, plus custom colors. 
  • Does not seem to be available with low-e glass.

George W. Trapp Co.

26015 Glendale
Redford, MI 48230
(313) 531-7180

  • Does not seem to be available with low-e glass.
  • Manufacturer in Detroit area with the following installers.

H and R Windows

23641 John R
Hazel Park, MI 48030

Tailor Made Windows & Doors

24460 Gratiot
Eastpointe, MI 48021

McGlinch & Sons, Inc.

29565 Grand River Avenue
Farmington Hills, MI 48336

Weather King Windows & Doors

General Office, Factory & Customer Pick Up:
20775 Chesley Drive 
Farmington, MI 48336 
Phone: (248) 478-7788 Fax: (800) 686-6480 

Branch Warehouse & Customer Pick Up:
12345 Schaefer 
Detroit, MI 48227 
Phone: (248) 478-7304

  • Manufacturer and Distributor in the Detroit area. 
  • Aluminum storms in mill and white, but can add vinyl laminate that has many colors on the outside only, leaving only white on the inside.
  • Available with low-e glass.

Interior Storm Windows

These manufacturers make storm window panels that mount on the interior. Several of the manufacturers above also produce interior storms (as noted). 

Innerglass Window Systems, LLC

15 Herman Drive
Simsbury CT 06070

  • Interior storm windows - glass in vinyl frame, can be double hung or sliding panel construction.

EZ Storm Panels

21920 Harper Ave.
St. Clair Shores, MI 48080

  • Interior storm windows - aluminum or acrylic frames and acrylic panes

Climate Seal

123 Columbia Court North, Suite 201
Chaska, MN 55318

Advanced Energy Panels

PO Box 405
Hoosick Falls, NY 12090

  • Interior storm window panels - plastic film on frame

2267 N. Interstate Avenue
Portland, OR 97227

  • Interior storm windows - acrylic panel with compression tubing edges

Storm Window Repair Parts

Circle Glass Company

8801 Fenkell Avenue, Detroit, MI 48238
(313) 931-5900

  • Has repair parts for storms and screens
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