awning window

awning window

[′ȯn·iŋ ‚win·dō]
(building construction)
A window consisting of a series of vertically arranged, top-hinged rectangular sections; designed to admit air while excluding rain.

awning window

A window consisting of a number of top-hinged horizontal sashes one above the other, the bottom edges of which swing outward; operated by one control device.
See also: Window

awning window

awning window
A window consisting of a number of top-hinged horizontal sashes one above the other, the bottom edges of which swing outward; operated by one control device.
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AWNING The awning window is similar to a casement window, but hinged to open at the bottom.
New for 2900 is the addition of traditional and contemporary style folding casement and awning window hardware.
Patawaran noted that the Gabaldon buildings' tropical designs were adaptive of the environment, through the wide awning windows, high ceilings, calado (fretwork) and raised flooring which allows the circulation of air for proper ventilation.
Tenders are invited for Removal of existing through wall a/c units and replacement with vinyl awning windows.
Low draft awning windows with low emissivity glass were used to help maintain interior temperature and reduce street noise.
Awning windows are hinged at the top and open outward, while hopper-style windows are hinged at the bottom and open inward.
I've come home to a handful of bees dead beneath my bedroom windows-- awning windows I keep open all summer-- this, the summer I've been reading a poet of the heart, celled in hush like honey bees sleeping , poems filled with the long clean line of bee-sound , my poet giving his home over to bees, calling the floorboards, back bedroom theirs , the bees for years secreted in the ceiling between sealed rafters, plaster and roof boards.
There are cavity dampers that open during this mode to allow outside air into the bottom of the interstitial space with awning windows at the top to allow the stack effect heat to escape by natural convection.
Three panes of 4x8 polycarbonate slope up from a 2' knee wall, with awning windows, to a shed style insulated roof.
Awning windows (or skylights) can be motorized for remote operation with a wall switch.
Supplanting the old balcony railing is an exterior wall with a bank of fixed windows topped by swing-out awning windows.
VeriLock[TM] sensors will initially be available on Eagle Axiom([R]) casement and awning windows, Talon([R]) double-hung windows, and Ascent([R]) hinged French patio doors and sliding patio doors.