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Author Topic: STC rated windows in Atlanta, GA  (Read 7493 times)


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STC rated windows in Atlanta, GA
« on: October 15, 2006, 07:39:37 PM »

Anyone know of a source or brand of STC rated windows that are available in Atlanta, GA?

I've seen couple of brands on this forum but they are not available here.
I have a quote from but it's expensive.

The windows I have now are less than 2 years old. I know its the windows transmitting traffic noise. My walk in closet has a wall facing the street and it's quiet, only hear low rumblings from buses or trucks.

And no I do not want to "plug" the window.



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Re: STC rated windows in Atlanta, GA
« Reply #1 on: October 16, 2006, 02:17:41 AM »

Don't go and scrap your relatively new windows.  If you have a wide enough of an opening, simply have a second set of 'ordinary' (i.e. much, much cheaper) windows installed and make sure any gaps are sealed up well.  When you want peace and quiet, close both windows.  

I guarantee you'll be disappointed with 'soundproof' windows!


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Re: STC rated windows in Atlanta, GA
« Reply #2 on: November 22, 2006, 11:56:20 PM »

Hi michael 1999,
We recommend Milgard windows - they have accurate acoustic ratings for their windows.  Here is a link to them:  Have you tried calling them for a dealer in your area?  Or ask Atlanta are window suppliers for acoustic ratings on what they have available locally.  Another idea is a magnet seal approach using 3/8" acrylic.  See the discussion and diagram at