Double Hung Windows
Advantages and Benefits of Double Hung Windows
October 25, 2009
Double hung windows are those where both the top and bottom sashes open. You may wonder if there is any point in this kind of functionality. After all, they have been around a long time now and are often found in old houses. Have these windows outlived their... Read more
Why should you consider double hung windows? Double hung windows refer to those which open both at the top and the bottom. These vintage windows were originally created to regulate air flow and temperature in a home. When the window's top sash is open, warmer air rises, replaced with cooler air. So, essentially these windows work as a low cost air conditioning system for a property. Even with advances in technology available today, these windows still provide the same service for homeowners when installed.
In addition to providing energy benefits, they also allow a great deal of light into a room. For both practicality and design, double hung windows offer a vintage flair with modern energy savings.
Weatherize Your Double Hung Windows
October 24, 2009
If you have leaky double hung windows, instead of replacing them, why don't you choose to weatherize them? Though new windows maybe...
Replacing Double Hung Windows
October 22, 2009
You can replace double hung windows yourself, and not go to the cost of a professional, if you know what you're doing.
1. The new...