Window Types

  • Window Types: What Are The Ideal Locations For Glider Windows?

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    24 Jan, 2013

    Get to know all the various window types before you choose the right one for your home. The Glider is a space saving window that slides open side to side. Better brands, such as Marvin offer easy, one-handed operation, thanks to a well engineered aluminum track and thoughtfully designed hardware. Simply push the window to […]

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  • Window Types: Which Windows Are Best For A Wrap-Around Porch?

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    22 Jan, 2013

    How do you choose the right window type for your porch area? One important consideration is choosing a window type that doesn’t require room for swinging open. Windows that slide open include the double hung which opens up and down, and the glider window that slides side-to-side. Or you can choose a window that tilts inward […]

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  • Window Types: Casement Windows vs. Awning Windows

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    20 Sep, 2012

    Get up to speed on two common window types, so you can choose the ones that are right for you. Casement windows are a very popular, and can be one of the more energy efficient window types. Casements crank or push open like a door, with the hinges to one side of the other. The […]

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  • How Do I Pick Between Different Types Of Windows?

    authenticwindow_admin
    18 Sep, 2012

    There are many different types of windows and the thought of having to choose can be a bit intimidating. After all, you’re considering a substantial investment in your home and you won’t want to change the windows again anytime soon. Marvin Windows and Doors are made-to-order in virtually any shape or size you can imagine. […]

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  • 3 Window Types To Enhance Curb Appeal

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    06 Sep, 2012

    Curb appeal is that first impression people get of your home, whether it’s a home buyer, arriving guests, your neighbors, or just someone driving by. Put yourself in their shoes. Take a look from across the street, or drive by from both directions and really study your at your home. Some of the first things you’ll […]

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  • Pros and Cons For Floor To Ceiling Windows

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    28 Aug, 2012

    The advent of modern architecture begun by the Bauhaus movement in the 1930s was also the birth of floor to ceiling windows. Architects seeking to create an entirely new definition of space used glass in place of traditional walls, and the results were exciting and bold – rooms flooded with brilliant daylight, uninterrupted panoramic views, […]

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  • Window Types: Bow Windows vs. Bay Windows

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    23 Aug, 2012

    Both bow and bay windows are excellent window types to add interest and significantly change the sense of space and light in a room without moving entire walls. Their impact is like a mini remodel that can meet your budget more easily that major renovations. So what is the difference between bow and bay windows? […]

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