double-hung window


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double-hung window

A window having two vertically sliding sashes, each closing a different part of the window; the weight of each sash is counterbalanced for ease of opening and closing.
See also: Chicago window

double-hung window, double-hung sash window

double-hung window: terminology
A window having two vertically sliding sashes, each closing a different part of the window; the weight of each sash is counterbalanced for ease of opening and closing.
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All Woodwright double-hung windows are available in custom sizes, so you can order the exact size you need for the opening--down to the nearest 1/8.
Some homes use traditional double-hung windows with shutters on the front and more contemporary casements on the rear.
Double-hung windows are designated by the number of lights in upper and lower sashes, as in six-over-six.
The Woodwright double-hung window is available in 99 standard sizes that will fit most rough openings.
For more information on the Woodwright[R] double-hung window or other Andersen windows and doors visit www.
Its raised front porch and a front door flanked by double-hung windows powerfully evoke an earlier era.
Offerings include the new gliding window, the contemporary-styled NarroLine[TM] gliding patio door and the enhanced tilt-wash, double-hung window.
Whichever repair option you choose, if it's a wood double-hung window, you must first remove the vinyl jamb liner unit from the window frame.
Photo 4 through 9 show scraping and sanding techniques for prepping an old double-hung window for repainting.
SLICE through a paint-sealed double-hung window sash with a window saw (under $10) to make opening a snap.
Replacing 10 existing double-hung windows with vinyl low-e glass windows is valued at $14,000, and the return can be between 68 and 73 percent.
1,059 s/f of living space with hardwood floors, thermal insulation double-hung windows, video intercom, Miele in-home washer and dryer, Kitchen Aid stainless steel appliances and black granite countertop.