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Best Home windows

Consumer Reports Ratings for Best Home windows

Best Home windows

We tested 25 home windows to determine the best-performing models. Our expert lab technicians tested each Home window based on the following criteria:

  • Rain resistance
  • Wind resistance 70 degrees (F)
  • Wind resistance 0 degrees (F)

Below lists the Home windows that rated best in each of the tests our experts looked for. Learn about how these tests were performed and find out which Home window is rated best when you subscribe.

Consumer Reports Ratings for Best Home windows

Best Home window for Rain resistance

Rain resistance measures their ability to keep out heavy, wind-driven rain.


This Home window which tested best for Rain resistance has the following features: .

Best Home window for Wind resistance 70 degrees (F)

Wind resistance measures each window"s ability to keep out 25 and 50 mph winds at outdoor temperatures of 70º F.


This Home window which tested best for Wind resistance 70 degrees (F) has the following features: .

Best Home window for Wind resistance 0 degrees (F)

Wind resistance measures each window's ability to keep out 25 and 50 mph winds at outdoor temperatures of 0ºF.


This Home window which tested best for Wind resistance 0 degrees (F) has the following features: .