Double hung windows are very contemporary and classic in appearance. They are generally longer in length rather than width. Sash windows are usually made of wood, vinyl, aluminum or fiberglass. Many homeowners enjoy having a window sash because ventilation maximized. It is versatile because it adapts to any design decoration historic to contemporary and can easily be decorated by standard style. Although this type of window was not common in newer homes, which has recently gained popularity as a window replacement and for new residential projects
Sash has two small windows. Standard type is most familiar and is found in older homes. This window has an upper outer frame slides down and a bottom sheet that slides up. Basically, two windows can be moved up or down within frame. This type of double hung windows resembles standard format. It has same guillotine style. Only difference is that top window may be in form of radio or have a round top. Frame is normally cut in same shape as window (top round).
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Double hung windows are often used as replacement windows. This means you can replace current window with a sash, but still maintain existing framework and seat. Due to fact that new custom-sized window is basically mounted on frame; glass pieces are slightly smaller than a normal window.