Types of Windows

A Beautiful Window For Your Home

There are many different types of windows as well as glass patio door styles and operating types. We have assembled a list of the various window and door styles, with information on how the function.

Double Hung Window

Both sash on Double Hung windows easily lifts 
to open fully and tilts inward for easy cleaning.

double hung

Single Hung Window

Top sash of the window remains fixed, while bottom sash lifts open and tilts in for easy cleaning.

single hung

Double Slider Window

This window has two sash that open and close 
by sliding from side to side.

double slider

Single Slider Window

One sash is fixed and does not move, while the other sash opens and closes by sliding from side to side.

single slider

3-lite Slider Window

This window has a fixed central sash that does not move, while the two sashes on either side open and close by sliding side-to-side. This window is idea for wide openings.

3 lite slider

Casement Window

The sash is hinged on one side of the window, and swings open a full 90-degrees* by turning the crank handle at the base.

casement

Colonial Casement Window


This window operates and provides the same great ventilation as a traditional Casement window but has a decorative meeting rail to give the look of a Double or Single Hung window.

colonial casement

 

Awning Window

The sash as this window is hinged at the top and open outwards when you turn the crank handle at the base.

awning

 

Picture Window

Picture windows are fixed and do not open or close.

picture

Geometric Windows

Geometric windows are completely fixed windows that do not open or close, but are available in variety of stylish shapes.

geometric

Garden Window

Garden Windows extend outwards from the frame of the house and feature functional Casement sidelites. They are designed to create a brightly sunlit area to showcase plants or collectibles.

gardenwindow

Bay Window

Bay windows are created by mulling three windows at either 30- or 45-degree angles that extend outward from the frame of the house.

bay

 

Bow Window

Bow windows are similar to a Bay Window, but are more rounded in appearance because the 3, 4 or 5 lite windows are mulled at 10-degree angles.

bowwindow

Garden Door

Garden Doors operate like normal doors–they swing open. Garden Doors can have one fixed door, or both doors can swing in or out.

 

gardendoor

Patio Door

Patio Doors feature broad expanses of glass and easily slide to open and close. Available in 2-, 3- and 4-lite styles.

patiodoor