Purchase Caradco window replacement parts from websites including Fenster, Swisco and Jeld-Wen. Replacement parts including window cranks and balances are available from their online shops.Continue Reading
Caradco, the oldest wooden window manufacturer in the United States, was founded in Dubuque, Iowa, in 1886. Originally known as Carr, Adams and Collier, the company is now part of Jeld-Wen. Examples of original woodwork from the company is still in the White House as of 2016.
Jeld-Wen produces vinyl windows and doors as well as replacement parts and accessories. Replacement crank operators for traditional casement windows manufactured by Caradco are still available. More modern window replacement components include locks, handles and balances. Balances are one of the most common replacement parts available as they control movement in single and double-hung windows. Balances should be replaced in pairs; the size and strength of the required replacement balance is stamped on the metal arms.Learn more about Doors, Windows, & Locks