Single Hung Windows are very similar to
double hung windows
except for the fact that only one of the sashes slides up and
down. With a single hung window, the top sash is fixed or
unmovable. Half of the total opening of the window can be
used for ventilation. Single Hung windows open by sliding
up and down versus cranking out like a casement window. As a
result, single hung windows are a good option if you want to
ensure that no space is taken up on the exterior of the home
such as in walkways or high traffic areas. Single hung
windows are highly energy efficient and are among the oldest
widow style available...more
Aluminum Windows have many benefits that make them an excellent
choice for residential and commercial projects alike. They are known
for their strength and durability as well as for their history.
Aluminum windows were the first popular type of home window available
and continue to be one of the strongest window materials offered.
Additionally, aluminum is used as an exterior shell to strengthen
wood windows creating what is known
as clad windows. We have provided
a list of the benefits and drawbacks on aluminum windows for you
below as well as a list of the top aluminum window manufacturers...
Wood windows have long been a top choice in the world of
residential windows. They are made from a variety
of wood types including pine, fir, redwood, cedar,
mahogany, and cypress to name a few. Since wood
windows have better insulation properties than metal,
they are touted as a highly energy efficient.
window. Further, since wood is easily
manipulated in terms of style and decor, wood windows are
popular for custom window jobs that require unique design
specifications. Wood windows can be painted to match any
exterior color of the home. One drawback, however, is that
wood windows need to be painted regularly to avoid...more
Finding and hiring a window replacement professional
can be a tough process. There are thousands to choose from who are
all looking for your business. To avoid replacement windows
project nightmares, it is important to find someone who has good
references, who is licensed and insured, and who carries the replacement
window brands that you are interested in...