Window Repair & Glass Replacement Services in Lake Forest, IL

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Lake Forest, IL 60045

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Don't Replace... Repair!

Windows do more than contribute to the character and appearance of homes and buildings, they also provide a level of protection from the elements. However, your windows are also vulnerable to damage from the wind, rain, and sunlight that can affect the window glass, frames, and seals. Repairing damaged windows is the more economical solution to having them completely replaced. At Arax Windows Work, we can repair damage to commercial and residential windows with our wood window repair and restoration services in Lake Forest, IL. Our expert repair covers all elements of the window, including the window glass, frame, and sashes.

You can expect comprehensive repair and restoration for all types of windows that includes window glass replacement, window frame repair and replacement, and repair of the opening mechanism. We are prepared to replace any type of window glass, including single, double, and triple pane glass, and restore wood, vinyl, and metal window frames. While repairing your windows, we will preserve their original character, which is especially significant for historic homes and buildings. Our quality window repair and restoration services will revitalize the appearance of your property for less than the cost of window replacement.

Complete Window Repair and Glass Replacement

Our complete window repair and restoration services at Arax Windows Work include window glass replacement and the repair or replacement of damaged window frames, sashes, hardware, and opening mechanisms.  We will first evaluate your windows to determine the type of damage and provide complete restoration while preserving the original character of your windows.  Our professionals can provide effective window repair and restoration for any type of residential and commercial windows in all shapes and sizes.

You can expect the following from our window repair and restoration services:

  • Windowsill repair and replacement: Moisture and air can seep in when windowsills deteriorate or get damaged, resulting in water damage and decreased energy efficiency. Our range of services involves fixing windowsills made from different materials like wood, vinyl, and metal to ensure optimal performance and prevent future problems.
  • Window sash replacement: Window sashes are crucial for improving the look and strength of your windows. We can provide repair or replacement for damaged window sashes and effectively restore the durability and visual appeal of your windows.
  • Skylight repair: Our skylight window repair services cover a wide range of issues, such as damaged glass, flashing, and seals.
  • Patio door repair: We specialize in repairing issues with patio doors such as door frames, opening mechanisms, and sealing for optimal performance. Our services also include replacement of window glass specifically for patio doors.
  • Window glass replacement: Our professionals are experts in window glass replacement for various window types. We can handle the professional installation of single, double, and triple pane glass, as well as insulated, annealed, tempered, and low emissivity glass options.
  • Window glass repair: We offer professional window glass repair services for cracked or chipped windows.
  • Foggy glass repair: If your window glass gets foggy due to heat, moisture, or other factors, our foggy glass repair service can effectively clear up the affected glass.

Benefits of Wood Window Repair Over Window Replacement

Full window replacement is expensive, and the invasive process can interrupt daily activities at your home or business.  You can have your windows repaired by our professionals for much less and avoid the invasive process.  We use the best available materials to provide complete window repair and restoration and we will work with you to stay within your budget.

The following are the main benefits of window repair over window replacement:

  • Preserve character: The windows of your home or building contribute significantly to its overall aesthetic and character. Our professionals excel in the restoration of damaged windows while maintaining the architectural charm of your property.  Replacing your windows can have a profound impact on the appearance and ambiance of your home or building.
  • Extend window lifespan: With proper upkeep and repairs, the lifespan of windows in residential and commercial buildings can range from 20 to 50 years. Our expert window repair and restoration services are designed to enhance the condition and functionality of your windows, ensuring their longevity.
  • Improved energy efficiency: By repairing window frames, seals, and glass, you can greatly improve the energy efficiency of your home or building. Window repair not only has a smaller environmental footprint than window replacement, but also helps reduce material consumption.
  • Cost-effective: Save up to 75% on window replacement costs by contacting our experts for wood window restoration and repair services.
  • Sliding glass door repair: We provide repair solutions for sliding glass door frames and opening mechanisms that have been damaged. Additionally, we can efficiently and effectively replace window glass for sliding glass doors.
  • Storefront glass replacement: We specialize in providing top-quality solutions for storefront glass replacement and repair, aimed at elevating the aesthetics and reinforcing the security of your storefront.
  • Commercial glass repair: We specialize in comprehensive commercial window services, including window glass repair and replacement, as well as the restoration of damaged window frames.

Wood Window Repair and Restoration from Arax Windows Work

At Arax Windows Works, we specialize in providing exceptional wood window repair and restoration solutions, using high-quality materials that guarantee long-lasting results.  Experience the transformation of your windows as we restore their architectural allure and enhance their functionality.  Our competitive rates, along with our price matching option, ensure that you receive unparalleled window repair and restoration services that align with your budgetary requirements.

Give Arax Windows Work a call at (815) 230-1890 for professional wood window repair and restoration services in Lake Forest, IL.

Our Main Services

We accommodate your specific requirements, striving to be your go-to business or home window repair or replacement team in the Chicago area. We also offer window hardware repair or replacement services to keep your cranks, balancers and hinges all functioning smoothly. We can help you decide what changes or repairs will suit your home. Our primary services include the following.


  • rotten sash repair
  • rotten sill repair
  • rotten frame repair (brick molding, middle molding, inside molding)


  • insulated unit (double pane, triple pane, annealed, low-E, tempered, reflective)
  • patio door glass repalcement
  • front door glass replacement
  • skylight glass replacement
  • custom shaped class replacement
  • commercial glass replacement


  • window crank operator
  • window locks
  • double hang window balances and parts
  • patio door hardware
  • window/door adjustment

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"Good Price and very well quality work was done on my 11 windows. Replacing, brick moldings, sills, and sashes. Two gentlemen, named Olec, were courteous and know there work. They very high quality wood, like New Zealand cedar. All my my questions were answered and they did some little extra work on windows with no charge."
Waheed A.
Naperville, IL
"We were told by four other companies that we needed to replace our windows. Arax came in and repaired 10 Andersen windows - mostly realigned them so they would open/close correctly and did it for a fraction of the cost of the others that tried and couldnt repair anything."
Sam A.
Glen Ellyn, IL
"This team had knowledge and experience and as such did not waste my time. I used them on my rental property ad would definitely use them again. They were on time .worked efficiently and completed my project professionally and timely."
Greg H.
Aurora, IL
"Arax team came on time, took one day to replace all the sealers, and were affordable (standard pricing, came just under competitors). My handyman dad is really impressed by their work, so that's my scale :)"
Sara S.
Elgin, IL
"This company was outstanding. I had my doubts that they could accomplish what they quoted. They proved me wrong. They replaced over 40 windows and rebuilt close to 40 sashes. Would recommend them over and over. Thanks ARAX!"
West Chicago, IL
"We had glass replaced in several windows. They were very quick to come out, measure, give an estimate, and order the windows. A few short weeks later, then panes were installed. Workmanship was excellent!"
Michael D.
Saint Charles, IL

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