casement window


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casement window

[′kās·mənt ′win·dō]
(building construction)
A window hinged on the side that opens to the outside.

casement window

A window ventilating sash, fixed at the sides of the opening into which it is fitted, which swings open on hinges along its entire length. See also: Window

casement window

casement window
A window having at least one casement, 1; may be used in any combination with fixed lights.
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Morningside Gardens, an ambitious project of six buildings, called for the replacement of 6,000 circa1950s aluminum casement windows. Sightline increased minimally However, residents enjoyed the benefit of all the weather protection features.
Build your own tall adapter that fits in the partially open casement window. It must be wide enough so the flat adapter can be mounted vertically in it.
However, it was agreed to change four of the sash windows plus the "dangerous" window with standard casement windows. A new fitting date - in January 2008 - was cancelled, but in February 2008 the fitters arrived.
Casement windows (windows that are hinged on one side and crank open) and side-to-side sliding windows are the best choices for egress windows.
So, feeling smug with my "insider" construction knowledge, I went to the lumberyard and special-ordered a $400 casement window (nonreturnable without a hefty restocking charge).
Suspect broke rotary airer in half and used metal pole to smash hole in a rear casement window. Entry prevented by window locks.
[1] REMOVE EXISTING STANDARD CASEMENT WINDOW HANDLES by loosening the set screw with a small straight-blade screwdriver.
At the side of the casement window, there should be small pockets.
Back, first floor wooden framed double glazed casement window smashed.
Tenders are invited for remove window unit - per hud lead safe guidelines, remove the side d first floor casement window unit including all tracks and trim and leave a clean opening for future replacement.
The fitted breakfast kitchen incorporates a natural wood working surface inset with sink drainer and limed-oak units, with carousel unit and plumbing for a washing machine; additional, full-length work surface/dresser unit fitted with shelving, plumbing for a dishwasher, limed-oak units, matching eye-level cabinets divided by three-tier shelving, a casement window and small-paned rear door opening onto the delightful garden.