January House of the Month

January House of the Month This family’s home in Midland, TX, was built in 1978. Originally the home had aluminum windows with single-pane glass. Cold drafts and dirt would come in through the outdated windows. After updating 14 windows, 12 Single Hungs with 2 Sliding glass windows, they can now save money on energy costs.…

Double Hungs

What is a double-hung window? The double hung window style has two sashes that operate vertically for ventilation from either the top or bottom of the window unit. Both sashes may tilt in for safe and easy cleaning from inside the home. Balancers counter the weight of the sashes to provide easy operation and to…

Picture Windows

Picture Windows Picture windows are windows consisting of one pane of glass, typically in a living room or a bathroom. Due to building code, one window in a bedroom does have to open due to fire hazards.

Sliding Windows

What is a sliding window? Sliding windows, also known as gliding windows, slider windows or pocket sliders operate horizontally with one sash sliding in a pocket past the other to provide ventilation. The sashes glide on brass rollers to provide easier and smoother operation. Many modern and ranch style homes are designed using the slider…