jalousie window


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jalousie window

A window consisting of a series of overlapping horizontal glass louvers, which pivot simultaneously in a common frame and are actuated by one or more operating devices. See also: French window

jalousie window

A window consisting of a series of overlapping horizontal glass louvers which pivot simultaneously in a common frame and are actuated by one or more operating devices so that the bottom edge of each louver swings toward the exterior and the top edge swings toward the interior during opening.
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Putting in a new piece of jalousie window glass is an easy, straightforward fix.
The victims, numbering around 10 were sleeping when an unidentified attacker lobbed the grenade through an open jalousie window.
When I was a kid, I remember peeping through the jalousie window of one of our neighbors so I could watch television.
"The small window and door in the kitchen had not been changed since the 1950s; the master bedroom had one tiny jalousie window; that was it.
Kristong Hari, claimed that he climbed to the room of the victim on the second floor and entered by destroying the jalousie window. He said he was so drunk at that time and wanted more alcohol to drink but did not have the money to buy.
It was first constructed in 1950 with GI sheets roofing and wooden jalousie windows. The first prefabricated school building started in 1957.
Double-paned windows will hold the heat better and will allow you to extend your growing season, but anything is fair game: storm windows and storm doors; glass patio and French doors; and double-hung, slide-by, casement, awning, and jalousie windows. To provide ventilation for your greenhouse, try to install some operable windows that you can open and close.
The suspects allegedly broke into a classroom by destroying its iron grills and jalousie windows before taking five electric fans, two DVD players, 27-meter flatcord extension, a set of speaker box and amplifier, and a bag containing 10 plastic glasses and five tablespoons with a total value of P14,000.
It would be playing Manang's (our term of endearment for my nanny) assistant in washing the jalousie windows, watering the plants or washing the garage floor.
Built in 1915 and barged down to the small Anna Maria Island community from north Manatee County in the 1930s like many of its neighboring beach cottages, it was tiny-850 square feet-with white clapboard siding and jalousie windows that stretched across the front to welcome Gulf breezes.
Caption: Louvered jalousie windows located near a nurses' station provide the staff with access to natural ventilation, while sunscreens help control heat gain and glare.
Tenders are invited for Work consist of selective demolition, masonry, structural steel, carpentry, exterior finish system, steel doors and frames, aluminum windows, jalousie windows, tubular daylighting device, gypsum board, acoustical panel ceilings, fabric wall system, painting and misc items.