What is a timber casement window?
Casement windows are a familiar window in the United Kingdom, especially in London which can be found in modern and the usual house. The casement window has done a great job in replacing the conventional window and this, giving the home a new outlook. The popular one in London is carved from Scandinavian kiln-dried redwood which is regarded as the standard due to their durability, while others are available based on request.
The main thing about the casement window is choosing the one that fits your need and suits your taste. Let’s discuss what the casement window is.
WHAT IS CASEMENT WINDOWS?
Casement windows are windows designed like a door with hinges present on the opposite side of the frame. The purpose is to build a cranking system, where there are upsides for casement windows above edges of a different kind. Casement windows allow easy flow of ventilation, clarity, and it is easy to maintain.
A PORTRAIT VIEW:
Casement windows have no slats or bars because of the frame that has an open picture outlook. So there is slats or bars over the glazing, so, it has an unobstructed view. The advantage of this portrait view is that it can be opened for fresh air into the house.
EASY TO MAINTAIN:
The casement window is an open window; this makes it easy to clean the window pane outer part smoothly and efficiently. Aside from that, it is easy to open the window frame easily, and so it is with the timber frame where you can easily clean it with water and wipe
Casement window frames are highly efficient in term of energy use; it is entirely different from sash that has a track for sliding up and down; there is no track in casement at all. It had a very tight lock when it closed; this closed lock helps to prevent heat or cold regardless of the season. Aside from this, they are ideal when it comes to being an insulator, and it tends to reduce heat loss, lowering energy bills if it is paired with double or triple glazer.
Casement window frames allow ventilation circulation in the house if they are fully opened. You can also determine the extent to which you want the window opened. What this means is that you can push it to the size of your wish due to the hinges on the frame. Aside from this, it has a different style and finishes and variety of structures which include the following:
- Lipped Casement Windows highlight refunded openers which lip over/cover the front substance of the window outline. The lipped style of casement has inceptions in Britain dating to the 1950s.
- Tilt and Turn casement windows are a style which works on a double pivot system that permits the window to tilt from the base opening into the room from the side and top which gives secure ventilation.
Finally, casement windows work on all types of property.