operable window

operable window

A window which may be opened for ventilation, as opposed to a fixed light.
See also: French window

operable window

A window which may be opened for ventilation, as opposed to a fixed light.
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Bathrooms are required to have ventilation to the exterior, whether by means of an operable window or a mechanical
It can be noted that flow rate of make-up air through operable window and doors is constant for case 2 when the operable windows are located at low level.
Outdoor time-lapse cameras are recording operable window and shade positions.
Mellum sees a move towards natural ventilation solutions and expands on her thinking: "We are going to see innovative solutions for natural ventilation, to comply with the region's focus on sustainability and municipalities' operable window requirements.
It will feature wood harvested from trees on site, a solar photovoltaic system, operable window and roof vents, low-flow toilets, LED lighting and motion detection capabilities, rain water collection and a grey water system--that is, water from sinks will be collected and used to flush toilets
Funk: Each resident has an operable window by the bed, so each has a view and can open the sash and control the blinds.
An operable window providing supplemental natural light and fresh air is invaluable.
The observed higher satisfaction from occupants in perimeter zones in this study might have been contributed by their better access to daylight and operable windows. Another earlier study on Twelve West building indicates that operable window has been an effective energy efficiency strategy and a contributing factor to employee workspace satisfaction (Van Der Meulen and Briscoe 2013).
The G2 system can also be attached to nearly any slope, allowing it to function as a motorized eave vent or operable window depending upon the installation conditions.
The tower features a 30-storey tall operable window corresponding to the hotel and residential floors, that helps drive the environmental performance of the development.
Twenty five lightweight engineered panels, each displaying fully operable window and door vignettes, showcase more than 280 linear feet of various product combinations.