Frequently Asked Questions

What types of windows and doors does Foxtail Hill primarily make?

Foxtail Hill’s windows & doors are all hand-made custom wood windows & doors.

Which areas in the San Francisco Bay Area does Foxtail Hill serve?

We serve all of San Francisco and the majority of the Bay Area

What types of wood does Foxtail Hill mostly work with?

We work primarily with Douglas Fir or Mahogany wood unless specifically requested by a client.

Does Foxtail Hill replicate old-style windows and doors?

Yes, Foxtail Hill has mastered the old-style windows & doors.

How does Foxtail Hill ensure the historical accuracy of replicated pieces?

Yes, our methods are very similar to the early 1900’s methods in design but by adopting modern methods of installation and by using the best materials we preserve the original look & feel while ensuring a longer life span for your windows or doors and a tighter seal with modern weatherstripping.

Does Foxtail Hill provide installation services?

Yes our installation team has a combined 50+ years of installation expertise.

How can I get a free estimate from Foxtail Hill?

All estimations are free. To get an estimate call or email our office to set up an appointment for a general measurement.

What is the process for ordering custom windows or doors from Foxtail Hill?

First, we schedule a general measurement and assessment of the windows & doors. Then we provide an estimation to the client. Upon approval, we require a deposit to add that job to our schedule. A second measurement may be necessary depending on the work. Once work has begun building the windows/doors we will schedule the installation.

Does Foxtail Hill handle larger quantity orders for construction or renovation projects?

Yes we have done large projects just as we deal with individual window replacement. Please email us to see if we are the right fit for your project regardless of size.

Does Foxtail Hill offer any warranties or guarantees on their work?

Our glass manufacturer offers a 10-year warranty on the glass and we offer a 5-year warranty on any install or material issue.

What can I expect from the Foxtail Hill team during installation?

Our install team is incredibly clean and courteous and will attempt to get the installation done as fast and precisely as possible.

Where is the Foxtail Hill office located?
What is the best way to place an order for custom windows or doors?

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