Cost of Window Glass Replacement

How Much Does Glass Replacement Cost?

Glass replacement and repair services are important for both residential and commercial properties. Not only do they add to the aesthetic of the building, but they also provide necessary protection and security. Knowing what factors influence the cost of glass replacement, including type of glass, size and condition, is essential before requesting a quote. Here we will discuss how much does glass replacement cost in Australia.


What Factors Influence the Cost of Glass Replacement?


The type of glass being replaced is one of the primary factors that influence the cost of glass replacement. Different types of glass have different costs, depending on the desired functionality and whether it is laminated, fire-retardant, or double glazed. The size, shape, and condition of the existing glass also determine the cost. Accessibility to the area being worked on will also impact the price, as some areas may require additional scaffolding or machinery to complete the job safely and properly.

Average Costs for Different Types of Glass Replacements

The cost for glass replacement varies depending on the type of glass being replaced.

Window glass replacement

Window glass replacement can range from $250 to $350 for an average sized window and $350 to $800 for larger windows.

Door Glass Replacement

Door glass replacement ranges from $600 to $950 on average, depending on the type and size of glass being replaced. Panels with a width or heigh larger than 2.4m costs between $800 to $1500.

Window Glass Replacement Cost by Window Type


Double Hung Windows – $270 to $400

Casement Windows – $330 to $550

Sliding windows – $250 to $390

Skylights – $425 to $800

Picture windows -$580 to $900

Replacement Costs by Type of Window Glass

Toughened Glass -$250 to $450

Low-Emissivity Glass -$400 to $750

Laminated Glass -$450 to $900

Acoustic Glass – $650 to $1100

Window Glass Replacement Cost by Size


The size of the window glass also affects replacement costs. Smaller windows, such as those ranging from 0.9m to 1.2m in width and height, typically cost between $250 to $350 to replace. Medium-sized windows (1.3m – 2m) usually cost between $300 to $450 for a single panel and large windows (over 2m) cost approximately $600 or more for one panel.


AUTHOR: Nhu Tran

AUTHOR: Nhu Tran

Operations Manager & Glazier at Grand Glass Repairs - Door & Window Glass Replacement

Nhu Tran is a highly experienced glazier who currently works for Grand Glass Repairs in Sydney. With many years of experience in the field, Nhu has become an expert at he’s craft and can be counted on to get the job done right, no matter how challenging it may be. He takes great pride in her work and is always looking for new ways to improve her skills. When she’s not working, Nhu enjoys spending time with he’s family and friends.