STYLE OF WINDOWS

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Fixed Casement Awning Horizontal Slider Vertical Slider

 


FIXED WINDOW

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DESIGN FIXED CASEMENT (1700)
DESIGN PICTURE WINDOW (1800)
DESIGN FIXED CASEMENT (2700)
MARQUIS FIXED CASEMENT (3700)

 

Uses/Location
  • where security is a factor
  • in heavy rain areas
  • in combinations
  • where quality is important
Benefits
  • provides maximum security
  • helps reduce heating and cooling costs
  • maximum comfort
  • provides ventilation even when raining
  • easy maintenance
  • Maximum unobstructed glass area
Features
  • cannot be forced open once locked
  • maximum resistance to wind, air and water
  • can be left open in rain
Shortcomings
  • need to watch for exterior clearance
  • sizes limited by hardware restrictions
  • cannot be cleaned from interior
  • generally among the most expensive windows

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CASEMENT

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DESIGN (1700-CL, 1700-CR)
REGAL (2700-CL, 2700-CR)
MARQUIS (3700-CL, 3700-CR)

Uses/Location
  • where maximum ventilation is required
  • where security is a factor
  • where interior cleaning is important
  • where quality is important
  • in combinations
  • suitable for most openings in combinations (single casements are more suitable for openings greater in height that width)
Benefits
  • easy cleaning from inside
  • provides maximum security
  • helps reduce heating and cooling costs with maximum comfort
  • provides maximum ventilation
  • easy maintenance
  • Maximum unobstructed glass area
Features
  • most open full 90 degrees
  • cannot be forced open when locked
  • maximum resistance to air and water
Shortcomings
  • need to watch for clearance on exterior
  • sizes limited by hardware restrictions
  • generally among the most expensive windows

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AWNING

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DESIGN (1700-AW)
REGAL (2700-AW)
MARQUIS (3700-AW)

Uses/Location
  • where security is a factor
  • in heavy rain areas
  • in combinations
  • where quality is important
Benefits
  • provides maximum security
  • helps reduce heating and cooling costs
  • maximum comfort
  • provides ventilation even when raining
  • easy maintenance
  • Maximum unobstructed glass area
Features
  • cannot be forced open once locked
  • maximum resistance to wind, air and water
  • can be left open in rain
Shortcomings
  • need to watch for exterior clearance
  • sizes limited by hardware restrictions
  • cannot be cleaned from interior
  • generally among the most expensive windows
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HORIZONTAL SLIDER

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DESIGN SLIDER LEFT (1800-2SL)
DESIGN SLIDER RIGHT (1800-2SR)
DESIGN SLIDER DOUBLE (1820-3SD)

Uses/Location
  • can be used anywhere
  • where cost is a factor
  • in combinations
  • suitable for openings greater in width than height
Benefits
  • easy cleaning from inside
  • provides good ventilation
  • fits most applications at low price
Features
  • sashes remove from interior
  • large sizes available
Shortcomings
  • least resistance to air, wind, and water
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VERTICAL SLIDER

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DESIGN VERTICAL SLIDER (1800-2SV)

Uses/Location
  • where interior cleaning is a factor
  • where easy access to window is available
  • where ventilation is important
  • in combinations
  • suitable for openings greater in height than width
Benefits
  • easy to clean from inside
  • provides excellent ventilation
  • suitable for many older style homes
Features
  • sashes tilt inward
  • top and bottom sashes can be opened together
  • traditional appearance
Shortcomings
  • hard to handle in larger sizes
  • hard to handle where access to window is impeded (e.g., over kitchen sink)
  • higher air leakage
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