Knowing the correct names for the various parts of your windows can help you to avoid confusion when the time comes to seek replacements and/or repairs. Personally, as someone who works in this industry¸ I know we have our own language. Window manufacturers, installers, contractors—there are a variety of terms we’re familiar with and every once in a while, we forget the general public is unfamiliar with them! So, let’s get you up to speed, shall we?
If you are looking for replacement windows or parts, keep reading to learn a bit of our lingo here at Brock Doors and Windows, as it applies to our double-hung windows, so you know how to talk with your window installation specialist in Toronto with ease!
Exterior & interior parts: DOUBLE-HUNG WINDOW
This style is the most popular among homes that are traditional, cottage, country chic, antique, and historical. Their outside parts include:
As for their interior, we have:
Why you’ll love this style
Double-hung windows are perfectly traditional, yet they come with modern technology that any homeowner would appreciate. These days, double-hung windows are created to be easy to maintain. In fact, Brock double-hung windows are specifically developed for ease of cleaning. Remember when we went over what a “sash” is? Ours have sashes that tilt in so you can clean both sides from inside the comfort of your home. What does this mean for you? No more climbing ladders or using long-handled tools! Your windows get to shine like new without you risking your own safety! That’s not all you’ll love… check out these quick-fact benefits:
Come and practice what you’ve learned with us here at Brock Doors and Windows! We’d love to meet you and discuss any further questions you may have. See you soon!
Brock Doors and Windows Ltd. | 278 Orenda Road | Brampton, ON, L6T 4X6 | (905) 791-2850