Vinyl replacement windows are the one of the most popular choices for replacement windows because they are inexpensive, durable, energy efficient and are virtually maintenance-free. Vinyl replacement windows also has an advantage in that the color goes all the way through the material so scratches and dings are nearly impossible to see. Although vinyl replacement windows can’t be painted they are available in white and other neutral colors that will complement any home. Consequently, a vinyl replacement window can look nearly new for years. Add to that a broad range of styles, sizes, shapes and colors and vinyl becomes a cost effective solution when looking to purchase replacement windows.