What is a single hung window?
A single hung window is a type of window that has two sashes, but only the bottom sash is able to be opened and closed. The top sash is fixed in place and does not move. Single hung windows are similar to double hung windows in that they have a classic, traditional look and are easy to operate. They are a popular choice for many homes because they provide good ventilation and can be opened to allow fresh air into the room. They can be used in a variety of locations, including living rooms, bedrooms, and kitchens.
What are the benefits of a Single Hung Window?
There are several benefits to using single hung windows:
Ease of use: Single hung windows are easy to operate, especially for people with mobility issues or those who have trouble reaching higher windows.
Ventilation: Single hung windows provide good ventilation because the bottom sash can be opened to allow fresh air into the room.
Cost: Single hung windows tend to be more affordable than other types of windows, such as double hung windows or casement windows.
Energy efficiency: Single hung windows can be made with energy-efficient features, such as low-e glass and multiple panes, which can help reduce energy loss and lower your energy bills.
Aesthetics: Single hung windows have a classic, traditional look that can add character and charm to any home.
Glass Options for a single hung windows:
A double pane window is a type of window that is composed of two panes of glass separated by a space, or "air gap." The air gap between the panes of glass is sealed and can be filled with air or an inert gas, such as argon or krypton. Double pane windows are a popular choice for residential and commercial buildings because they provide several benefits over single pane windows.
A triple pane window is a type of window that is composed of three panes of glass separated by two spaces, or "air gaps." The air gaps between the panes of glass are sealed and can be filled with air or an inert gas, such as argon or krypton. Triple pane windows are a popular choice for residential and commercial buildings because they provide even better insulation and energy efficiency than double pane windows.
(low-e) glass is a type of window glass that has a thin, transparent coating applied to one or both sides of the glass. The coating is designed to reflect heat and reduce the amount of infrared and ultraviolet light that passes through the glass.
Argon gas is used as a filling in energy efficient windows. It is an inert gas that is used to reduce heat transfer between the inside and outside of a building. Because argon is denser than air, it is able to reduce the amount of heat that is lost through a window by limiting the movement of air in the space between the window panes. This can help to keep a building warm in the winter and cool in the summer, which can save energy and reduce heating and cooling costs. In addition to its insulating properties, argon gas is also a poor conductor of electricity, so it can help to reduce the amount of electrical conductivity in a window.
Aesthetic options for single hung window:
Our company provides a wide range of options and colors for windows, it means that customers have the ability to choose from a variety of styles, materials, and finishes when selecting windows for their home or commercial building. This can help customers to find windows that suit their specific needs, preferences, and budget.
Our quality single hung window!
Our windows have been designed and manufactured to meet and exceed Canada's energy rating standards. They are made with high-quality, energy-efficient materials that help to reduce heat loss in the winter and heat gain in the summer, resulting in a more comfortable and energy-efficient home. All our windows they been rigorously tested and certified by independent organizations to ensure that they meet or exceed all relevant energy rating standards.