The Marvin Clad Ultimate double hung window provides unmatched craftsmanship, beauty, and energy-efficiency. Each window is custom designed with uncompromising architectural integrity. Its frame-in-frame design is built precisely to fit the needs of your home without removing the existing frame or significantly disturbing the trim of your home. In this review, we'll detail the cost, pros and cons, features, and more of the Clad Ultimate double hung window. 


About Marvin Clad Ultimate Double Hungs

Double hung windows are the most popular style among homeowners these days. The top or bottom sash can both be raised or lowered and both windows typically tilt in for easy cleaning and maintenance of exterior glass.


Pros and Cons: Marvin Clad Ultimate Double Hung Window


  • Frame-in-frame design allows the replacement window to be inserted into the window opening without removing the existing frame or disturbing the exterior of your house
  • Easy to clean by simply tilting or removing the sash
  • Design meets historic design criteria
  • Aluminum exterior with paint finish that resists fading
  • Low E argon gas filled for energy efficiency
  • Wide range of style and color options, so you are able to customize the window to fit your taste and home
    • 10 interior frame colors
    • 16 exterior cladding colors
    • Variety of grid patterns, hardware colors and more!


  • Higher price point than a basic vinyl double hung window


Colors, Finishes, & Options

  • Clad Ultimate Insert Double Hung features a wood interior and a low-maintenance, extruded aluminum-clad exterior
    • High performance PVDF fluoropolymer paint finish that offers superior resistance to fading and chalking and meets the toughest AAMA 2605 standard
    • Choose from 16 exterior cladding colors, including three pearlescent finishes
    • Wood options including Pine, Douglas Fir, White Oak, Cherry and more
  • Choose from a full range of options, including divided lite patterns, to replicate your existing window designs
  • Several glass options including insulated glass and tripane
  • Marvin's custom capabilities allow us to create almost any divided lite pattern you can dream up. Divided lites can feature an array of muntin widths, unique muntin profiles, rectangular or radius cuts and more
  • The Sash Lock and Sash Lift are available in Satin Taupe, White, Bronze, Satin Chrome, Satin Nickel, Brass, Antique Brass, and Oil Rubbed Bronze
  • Screen options include full screen, half screen, magnum screen and magnum half screen
  • With Marvin Coastal Complete, coastal residents no longer have to sacrifice beauty for performance. Designed with the coast in mind with:
    • High-quality exterior cladding
    • Standard AAMA 2605 finish
    • Durable Fluropon® paint finish
    • All exterior fasteners are corrosion resistant
    • Most operating hardware available in stainless steel


About Marvin Windows & Doors

Built on a heritage of quality and innovation, Marvin leads the industry in product design and function. Each product is made to order to meet your exact specifications. With their customization capabilities, exclusive innovations, high-performance energy efficiency options, and unmatched personal service at every point in the process, you’ll be able to find beautiful windows and doors for your project.


Marvin Clad Ultimate Double Hung Pricing

The Clad Ultimate double hung window is typically installed for around $1200. The total price may increase or decrease based on selected attributes during the planning process.