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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Georgian residences have double-hung windows. Ultra-modern designs may include commercial-style plate glass.
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.andersenwindows.com or call 1-800-426-4261, ref #5451.
Offerings include the new gliding window, the contemporary-styled NarroLine[TM] gliding patio door and the enhanced tilt-wash, double-hung window.
Its raised front porch and a front door flanked by double-hung windows powerfully evoke an earlier era.
In this demonstration, we plan to repaint woodwork around old double-hung windows, a significant source of lead dust.
SLICE through a paint-sealed double-hung window sash with a window saw (under $10) to make opening a snap.
Replace 10 existing 3-by-5-foot double-hung windows with insulated, low-E, simulated-divided-light wood windows.
Zar Property purchased the building in February 2017 for $83 million from Ascot Properties and decided to expose the brick walls/steel columns and add new high double-hung windows.
The masonry block walls are topped with multicolored brick skin and operational, double-hung windows let light in.
A private, key-locked elevator opens onto the sprawling 21,6-by-27foot east-facing great room, illuminated by extra-large, custom, double-hung windows, and softly framed by Mary Bright curtains.