Double Hung Windows: Chicago, Aurora, Elgin, Arlington Heights, IL
Double hung windows are versatile and beautiful, offering maximum air ventilation options. Up until 2015, double hungs were homeowners’ number one choice for window replacements. Not surprisingly, they were also home builders’ number one choice. Our vinyl double hung windows are long lasting, durable and have an easy maintenance. They come double or triple pane.
Though they may be initially expensive, during the installation process, in the long run, they are very easy to maintain. They also provide good security and ventilation. As such, double hungs are well known for increasing the value of homes.
What are Double Hung Windows?
Since double hung windows are very common, you cannot go wrong with them. They can be custom fitted in any room and painted in any color. The characteristic feature of these windows is that they are traditionally styled and have an easy to operate.
Places where Double Hung windows are commonly used:
Being very versatile, double hung windows can be placed in any type of room. Due to their superior safety aspects, the double hung windows are seen in homes which have small children.
They are also the first choice of windows for the walls next to walkways, patios and decks.
Double hung windows have two separate sashes that can be moved up and down. They can slide independently, providing ample ventilation. Since they are movable, the cleaning and the maintenance are very easy. The materials used in making the double hung windows include aluminum-clad, vinyl-clad, fiberglass, fiberglass-clad, vinyl, wood, architectural grade etc.
Points to consider while replacing windows
- These windows provide good ventilation. This, along with them being energy efficient, makes them a great choice for windows replacement.
- Homeowners looking to install window air conditioners can do so easily, with the double hung windows.
- They are versatile and come in different styles, materials, and colors.
- The safety features of these windows are great as the bottom sash can be safely closed and the air flows through the top sash.
The effortless operation that can be seen in these types of windows is matchless.
Please contact us today for more information on double hung windows, window or door replacement or to receive a free estimate for any of our products or services.